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November 24, 1934 - March 1, 2024

In Loving Memory ~

Wolfgang Wilhelm Sichenel Schmidt was born in Dortmund, Germany on Nov. 24, 1934. He passed away at the Silver Kettle in Grand Forks on March 1, 2024.

He is survived by his Daughter Marina Nadke.

Wolfgang emigrated to Canada in 1964. He studied psychology and received his doctorate in that field. He worked in tourism for many years in Toronto and won several awards. He was vice president of a publishing company and publisher and chief editor of a trade magazine.

He retired to B.C. and operated Canyon Creek Ranch, a coffee shop for tourists. He also taught marketing at Selkirk College, published a book and helped other people publish their own books.

Wolfgang was an enthusiastic member of the Kettle River Lions for many years and took on roles in the District. He was always very community minded.

Wolfgang was a very proud Canadian and enjoyed living in "Paradise." When asked, he was always "Virtually Perfect". He will be missed by all who knew him.

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