Candias J. Schmidt, 71, of Zanesville, died at 8:25 A.M. on Monday, November 11, 2019, at Genesis Hospital, Zanesville, Ohio.
She was born November 16, 1947, in Zanesville, a daughter of the late James and Verna Stedman Hendershot.
She retired from Brockway Glass after thirty five years of service.
Candias was a member of the Moose Lodge and was an avid gambler. She also loved to go on shopping trips with her sisters.
She is survived by her husband of forty-nine years, Richard A. Schmidt Sr.; two sons, Mark (Jackie) Schmidt and Richard (Geneva) Schmidt, Jr.; seven grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; two sisters, Carolyn (John) Lent and Frances Lent; two brothers, Jim (Patty) Hendershot and Jerry (Brenda) Hendershot.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a sister, Debbie Tubbs.
Friends and family may call from 2:00 – 4:00 P.M. and 6:00 – 8:00 P.M. on Thursday, November 14, 2019 at the BOLIN-DIERKES FUNERAL HOME, ZANESVILLE
Funeral services will be held at the funeral home at 11:00 A.M. on Friday, November 15, 2019. She will be entombed at Zanesville Memorial Park Cemetery, Zanesville. (Muskingum County, Ohio) www.bolin-dierkesfuneralhome.com