YOUNGSTOWN Thomas R. Schmidt, Jr., 23, of Youngstown, died at his home Thursday morning surrounded by his family.
Tommy was born on July 25, 1990 in Youngstown, a son of Thomas R. Schmidt Sr. and Carolyn Spatara. He was a 2009 graduate of Poland Seminary High School.
He was employed by Meshel MASCO, a workshop for people with disabilities in Boardman. He was involved in the Special Olympics and excelled on the baseball team.
Survivors include his mother Carolyn and stepdad Chris, with whom he made his home; his father, Thomas, of New Springfield; his maternal grandmother Edith Galano, of Boardman; and his siblings Angela, Alan, Nyki, and Adam, all of Youngstown.
The family will receive friends from 5-7 p.m. Tuesday at Seederly-Mong and Beck Funeral Home, 11500 Market Street, North Lima, and also one hour prior to the service on Wednesday.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Seederly-Mong and Beck Funeral Home with Pastor Joseph Sheely officiating.
Material contributions may be made Seederly-Mong and Beck, P.O. Box 1, Columbiana, OH 44408 to assist the family with expenses.
The Seederly-Mong & Beck Funeral Home in North Lima has been entrusted with the arrangements.
Family and friends are invited to visit www.seederly-mongandbeck.com to sign the guestbook or send private condolences.