Albert J. Schmid
April 6, 1931 – March 7, 2023
Albert was born in Bancroft, Nebraska, to Sophia Sabald and John Schmid. The family lived on a farm in Wisner, Nebraska. He enlisted in the Air Force and served 4 years at Offutt AFB. After his service, he returned to the farm. Drought years caused him to give up farming and move back to Omaha and begin a career in banking.
In 1964 Al moved his family to Papillion. His banking career lasted 65 years and included jobs at Packers National Bank, Clarke Bank, Bank of Papillion Bank of the Midlands, and American National Bank. He retired in 2021 at the age of 90 and was always very active at St Columbkille’s Church, a charter member of the Papillion Lions Club and the American Legion Post 32.
Al was preceded in death by his wife of 62 years, Dottie (Yarnall) Schmid, and his parents, John and Sophia Schmid. He is survived by children: Jeff (Amy) Schmid, Kathy (Mike) Jones, Rob (Geri) Schmid, and Cindy (Jon) Jensen. His grandchildren are Abbie (Alex) Cuenca, Bobby Schmid, and (finance Jordan Lambesis); Justin (Whitney), Joey and Jared Jones; Ryan Jack and Rachel Schmid; Jake, Atlee, and Kealey Jensen. He also has two great-grandchildren, Penny and Teddy Jones. Al is survived by his brother John and sister Lonnie Dinslage.
VISITATION: Wednesday, March 22nd, 4pm, followed by VIGIL at 7pm at West Center Chapel.
MASS OF CHRISTIAN BURIAL: Thursday, March 23rd, 10:30am at St. Columbkille, 200 East Sixth St, Papillion. Luncheon to follow.
Private Interment: Cedar Dale Cemetery.
To view a live broadcast of the Vigil and Mass, please visit www.heafeyheafey.com and click the “View Live Cast” button at the top of the home page.
In lieu of flowers or plants, memorials are suggested to St Columbkille Church, Papillion Lions Club, or American Legion Post 32.