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John Schmidt

John Patrick "Cec" Schmidt

Thursday, March 17th, 1949 - Friday, December 24th, 2021
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Company may be sold, sell or buy businesses or assets of businesses, or merge with another business. In such transactions, Personal Information generally is one of the transferred business assets. Also, in the event that Company, a line of business of Company, or substantially all the assets of Company are transferred, Personal Information may well be one of the transferred assets. Company will make a reasonable effort to provide notice on the Site, and to notify you via e-mail to the most recent e-mail address that you have provided of any such change in ownership or control of your personal information.

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    Protecting children’s privacy is especially important to Company. Company does not knowingly collect Personal Information from children under 13, but because some information is collected electronically, it can appear to be the Personal Information of someone over the age of 13, and will be treated as such by this Policy. If a child under 13 submits Personal Information and Company learns that Personal Information pertains to a child under 13, it will attempt to delete the information as soon as possible. It is Company’s policy to comply with the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998 and all other applicable laws. Therefore, Company restricts the Site and all other provided services to persons 18 years or older.

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John Patrick “Cec” Schmidt passed away on Christmas Eve 2021…this is the announcement of his passing BUT the following story encompasses and celebrates his Life.
John was born in Grimsby Township on March 17, 1949 to parents John T. and Jean. When only a few months old he and his parents moved to the small village of Ayr into the home he would live in for the next 72 years.
When he was ten years old, he would go to work part-time at the family newspaper office, The Ayr News. His first jobs were to sweep the floors and run errands for his grandfather, his Uncle Robert and Uncle Jim. Over the ensuing years he learned how to set type, run a Linotype machine and the printing press.
John attended Ayr Public School, Glenview, Southwood and Galt Collegiate. He excelled in his studies and was on the football team at Galt Collegiate.
After graduation he joined his uncles and grandfather at The Ayr News as a full-time employee. As the editor of the news, he was involved in activities not only in the village but in all the small communities in neighbouring townships.
In 1967 John married Diane and for the next 54 years the two were soulmates, partners, and best friends. Supporting each other throughout their fabulous journey together as husband and wife.
In 1972, John and Diane were blessed with the arrival of a beautiful baby girl they named Sonja. Life was complete and the family of three was established.
Life was filled with many adventures. As a small lad, John played in minor sports, hockey, and baseball. As a teenager he coached a young group of hockey players with gusto and amazing encouragement, cheering them on as if they were pro hockey players when most of the players could only skate on their ankles and falling was the norm. His love of baseball started the return of intermediate men’s softball in Ayr. The Ayr Vics became his family. Managing his team to an Ontario Softball Intermediate Men’s Championship. The boys and their girlfriends and eventually wives became his and Diane’s extended family a bond that continues today. He also played the bass horn with the Ayr-Paris Band, raised show rabbits, raced homing pigeons with the Apollo Racing Club. At the age of 22 John was elected the youngest ever councillor for Ayr Town Council. The Sesquicentennial Committee was set up after Ayr’s 125th Birthday Celebration and John became secretary of this organization, a position he held until retirement in 2018. He was one of the founding fathers of the original Ayr Pork Barbecuing Championship.
John was a member, director, representative and president of the ORSA and a representative for OHMA for several years.
For over thirty-three years Captain ‘Cec” volunteered for the Ayr Fire Department. His fellow firefighters became lifelong friends.
In his spare time he loved to fish mostly on vacations to Northern Ontario. Never did he care if the fish were biting or not. He just enjoyed the peace and the friendship of his fishing buddies. After retirement and until the pandemic hit in 2020 his morning routine was to tour the village in his white Impala and then head to the fire hall for a few hands of euchre with other retired firefighters and friends.
When Sonja married Randy Smith, he was so proud to walk her down the aisle to begin her new adventure. This union brought the title eventually of “Papa” from Brenden, Ryan, Grant, and Faith. These four grandchildren brought such a sparkle to his eyes and a smile to his face. The grandchildren’s endeavors brought him such pride watching them excel in school, play soccer, baseball, hockey and football and sharing photos of their big fish catches.
Dear to his heart were his two brothers and his sister. Brother Bill married Diana and they were blessed with daughter Victoria who with partner Steps gave them a sweet granddaughter, Marigold. They were also blessed with twin boys Max and Alex who have recently graduated from University in B.C. His sister Inez is married to Joe and she has two children Gabe, who married Dana have two children Jack and Maizie. Inez is also Mom to Liz who lives in Portland, Oregon with friend Beka. Brother Tom sadly passed away in 1974.
John’s Uncles Bob and Uncle Jim Schmidt gave John continued support and guidance all his life. Sadly, Uncle Bob passed away many years ago. Uncle Jim and John worked side by side for over 38 years.
Stepmom Margaret Schmidt was a great friend of John’s and they enjoyed weekly phone visits every Saturday at noon catching up on her life in Alberta and his news from Ayr.
Waiting for John arrival in Heaven are his parents, John T. and Jean and Diane’s parents Vern and Margaret and his Aunt Lavina, Uncle Jim’s lovely wife.
Sisters-in-law, Brothers-in-law, cousins, nieces and nephews, dear friends and neighbours make up his extended family all being involved in John’s life journey.
John is now at peace. He chose to be cremated. Never one for pomp and ceremony there will be no funeral or memorial service.
Should anyone wish to make a donation in John’s memory, online condolences and donations may be arranged for the Ayr Minor Softball Association, Ayr Minor Hockey or the Ayr-Paris Band through www.wmkippfuneralhome.com or by contacting Wm. Kipp 519-632-8228.
John remains alive in the hearts and minds of his loving wife and wonderful daughter Sonja.
Rest In Peace Dearest John.
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Linda Buck

Posted at 10:30pm
so sorry to hear of John's passing. my condolences to to the family. may he rest in peace...
DW

Donald Wells

Posted at 10:19am
Diane, Sonja, Randy and family
We were saddened to hear of the passing of John recently. Back in the early 70's he took a real big chance on a group of guys to form a mens ball team that really weren't that good, but being the guy he was never gave up or complained or got upset with us cause we sure did test him. If someone in our group was having a bad day he was there to help as a friend not just a manager and because of the way he was he taught me so many life lessons and made me a better person! John, there are so many people who are going to miss you and i am so proud to call you my friend!
Rest in piece Don and Jay Wells and families
DM

Dr. Kent McKinnon

Posted at 02:11pm
John was a long time patient of mine prior to my retirement. A more gentle man you will never meet. He was kind, compassionate, and well liked and respected by everyone who knew him. John was truly a legend in Ayr over the years with his many contributions to the community.
Every year in December Diane and John would present a lovely Christmas angel to me and my wife Debbie; these have become treasured items in our household and their kindness will never be forgotten.
Diane has been a faithful and devoted wife to John from the beginning. They have been very fortunate to have had each other to lean on in difficult times.
Debbie and I would like to express our sincere and heartfelt condolences to Dianne and all of John's loving family.
KD

Ken Dance

Posted at 01:52pm
Diane:
We were sorry to hear of John's passing. Our thoughts are with you.
Ken & Janet Dance
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Don Vanderlip

Posted at 10:15am
Diane, Sonja and family,
We are deeply saddened to hear of John's passing. Our sincere condolences.
We have great memories of a leader, mentor and friend who engineered and molded a bunch of "kids" and a few veterans into a family and formidable Ayr Vics ball team. Memories that will never fade. Tournaments, ORSA championships, WOAA championships, Pork Barbecue and team get gatherings .
Proud to call " Cec" or "Front Page" a friend. RIP John you will not be forgotten.
Don and Kathy Vanderlip
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184 Grand River Street North
Paris, ON N3L 2N1
Email: wkfh@rogers.com