Michael David Schmidt passed away suddenly on the morning of Friday, January 27, 2017. He was born on December 3, 1970 in Fort Atkinson, Wisconsin to David Carl and Patricia Francis Schmidt. He moved to the lake area in 1985 and graduated from the school of the Osage. He was employed at JB Hooks for 15 years as a waiter. Michael enjoyed friends and food and sharing good times with all. He was kind to everyone and loved to make people laugh with his sense of humor. Michael is survived by his brothers, Timothy Schmidt of Lake of the Ozarks and Robert Schmidt of Stoughton, Wisconsin. He is preceded in death by his mother and father David and Patricia Schmidt. Michael was loved by all and will be greatly missed. Memorial services will be held at 2:00 pm, Saturday, February 18, 2017, at Hedges-Scott Funeral Home in Osage Beach, Missouri. Memorial donations are suggested to the family and may be left at the funeral home or mailed to PO Box 62, Kaiser, MO 65047.