Carl E. Schmid, age 80, beloved husband of Donna DiPronio Schmid of Easton, passed away Saturday, December 29, 2012, surrounded by family in St. Vincent’s Medical Center. Born in Norwalk, he was the son of the late Alfred and Elizabeth Horan Schmid. He grew up in Greens Farms, graduated from Staples High School, Westport, and was a long time resident of Easton.
Carl served in the U.S. Army Signal Corps as part of the Occupational Forces in Salzburg, Austria. He attended the University of Bridgeport and earned a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from New York University and an M.S. in Electrical Engineering from the University of Connecticut.