Date of death: 11/28/2006

Saint Meinrad Class: O 1956

Roman Schmitt, Jr. died at St. Charles Health Campus in Jasper.He was a retired custodian, a school bus driver for 37 years and a past Confraternity of Christian Doctrine teacher for more than 25 years. He was an Army veteran and member of St. Mary Catholic Church.Surviving are his wife, Eleanor; daughters, Jane Fischer, Brenda Oser, Jill Bonifer and Stacy Shepherd; sons, Greg, Curt, James, Kevin, Bruce and Bret; sisters, Elleen Sutton and Mother Therese OCD; and 18 grandchildren.Information obtained from the Evansville Courier & Press online,, published on 11/29/06.