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Otto  Schmidt
Otto Schmidt

June 9, 2019
Born in Paterson, New Jersey
Resided in Wilton, Maine


Otto Schmidt, 70, of Wilton, Me., died unexpectedly Sunday, June 9, 2019 at Farmington Memorial Hospital, Farmington, Me.

Born in Paterson, N.J., Mr. Schmidt lived there before moving to Stillwater in 1980, and moved to Wilton in December 2018. He was a graduate of Upsala
College, East Orange, and earned his Master's degree in history from Rutgers University, New Brunswick. He was employed as Director of
Planning by Blonder-Tongue Labs, Old Bridge, for 17 years before he retired in 2015.

Mr. Schmidt was active in historical wargaming, writing and publishing games and rule sets for military miniatures. He was the founder of the
Society of Daisy, whose mission is to put fun back into wargames.

Mr. Schmidt is survived by his wife, Dorothy M.

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