Roy Dell Henry Schmidt

Roy Dell Henry Schmidt

Manor, Travis County, Texas, USA
Death 1 Aug 1966 (aged 29)
Austin, Travis County, Texas, USA
Burial Pflugerville, Travis County, Texas, USA
Memorial ID 33622296 · View Source
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Son of: Theo Schmidt and Edna Feldman Schmidt

Husband of: Nancy Rose (White) Schmidt

Father of: Kimberly Dawn Schmidt

Occupation: Electrician for the City of Austin

Cause of Death: Murder Victim of Charles Joseph Whitman, who killed 14 people and wounded 32 others in a shooting rampage from UT's Administrative Tower.

"Roy Dell Schmidt had just finished making a phone call when a bystander announced the gunfire. He was running towards his truck with a co-worker when he was shot in the stomach." He was killed immediately.

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  • Maintained by: Daniel Bode
  • Originally Created by: Kathy McPhaul
  • Added: 7 Feb 2009
  • Find a Grave Memorial 33622296
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Roy Dell Henry Schmidt (18 Sep 1936–1 Aug 1966), Find a Grave Memorial no. 33622296, citing Cook-Walden Capital Parks Cemetery and Mausoleum, Pflugerville, Travis County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Daniel Bode (contributor 46863523) .