Sandra "Sandy" Schmid, age 74, of Millersburg, Ohio passed away peacefully in her sleep Wednesday morning, January 24, 2018 at her home.
Memorial services will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Faith Lutheran Church of Millersburg with Pastor John Moffett officiating. There will be no calling hours. Arrangements are being handled by Alexander Funeral Home, Millersburg, Ohio. Those wishing to share a memory or make online condolences may do so by visiting www.alexanderfhinc.com.
Sandy was born January 29, 1943 in Millersburg, Ohio and was the daughter of Glen and Florence (Everhart) Van Sickle. On Sept. 10, 1966 she married Mickey Schmid and he survives. Sandy was a 1961 graduate of Millersburg High School. She was a lifeguard at the James Crissey Memorial Pool in Millersburg for many years. She was a homemaker and also delivered flowers for a few of the local florist shops. Sandy was an EMT and Firefighter and was a Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. Sandy was a member of the Faith Lutheran Church. She helped with the Boy Scouts and was active with the Democratic Party. She enjoyed swimming and loved spending time with her grandchildren.
Surviving in addition to her husband, Mickey are two children; son, Alex Schmid of Beach City and daughter, Tricia (Ron) Scherer of Shreve; seven grandchildren, Michael, Megan, Jason and Sydney Schmid, and Bristen, Nicholas, and Cassi Scherer; siblings, Richard Van Sickle of Loudonville, Patricia Stephan of West Lafayette, Ray Van Sickle of Wooster, Linda (Bob) Boyd of Kidron, and Lydia (Walter) Ramseyer of Millersburg; sister-in-law, Rose Marie (Jim) Daugherty of Coshocton; and numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; siblings, Robert Van Sickle, Tom Van Sickle and Judy Lawter; an infant brother, Glen Van Sickle; father and mother-in-law, Ernest and Mary Schmid; brothers-in-law, Kenneth Stephan and Ray Lawter; and three sisters-in-law, Mary Van Sickle, Gay Van Sickle and Mary Jean Van Sickle.