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EDMONTON – Karl Sidney Schmidt, 85, formerly of Louisville, passed away peacefully at his home in Edmonton, Ky. on December 15, 2021.

After graduation from Texas Christian University in accounting, he was employed by Housing and Urban Development in loan management, where he worked until retirement in 1995. Karl was an ardent sports fan and avid golfer. He was a long-time member of the Seneca Golf Course.

Survivors include his wife of 36 years, Sue; children, Gary Schmidt, Mike Garrett (Robin), and Jamie Howard (David); grandchildren Derek Schmidt, Brock Garrett, Savanah Garrett, Drew Howard, and Carlie Howard; sister, Sandra Schmidt; and several great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Carl and May Schmidt; and his brother, Dr. Rod Schmidt.

Cremation was chosen. Memorials may be made to The HIVE Inc., 1818 US 31 Bypass, Bowling Green, KY, 42101 or alternatively to the Metcalfe County Family Resource Youth Services Center, 2018 Randolph Street, Edmonton, KY. 42129.

McMurtrey Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.

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