Schmoeller, Michael Edward MSgt USAF (Ret.) Apr 24, 1946 – Mar 12, 2012 Age 65. Chicago, IL, but called Bellevue home for the last 30 years. Passed away suddenly. He was born to Max and Mary Schmoeller. He retired from the Air Force in 1986, after a 20 year career. Still a young man, he then pursued a career at the VA Hospital in Omaha. He opted for an early retirement to explore the country and visit relatives with his best friend, his beloved wife, Kathy. He leaves behind his soulmate, wife of 44 years, Kathy (nee Brew); 2 children, Lisa (Richard) Kerr, Downers Grove, IL, Eric (April) Schmoeller, Omaha; sister, Tess (Fred) Cottini, Machesney Park IL; brother, Daniel (late Helen) Schmoeller, Chicago, IL; sister-in-law, Judy Brew, Chicago; 6 grandchildren, Kara, Aisling, Saoirse, Blake, Emma and Rebeka; 4 nieces and many friends. Mike, his spirit for life and his fabulous sense of humor, will be missed by all. Fond memories of a beloved husband, wonderful father, and loving grandfather will be cherished forever. Per Mike’s wishes a Private Service will be held for immediate family only. In lieu of flowers, you may send donations, in his honor, to the Nebraska Humane Society.