Mr. Gary Eugene Waldschmidt, age 75 of Brilliant, passed away on Monday, July 18, 2021 in the Walker Baptist Medical Center in Jasper.  Mr. Waldschmidt is survived by his son, Lorin J. Waldschmidt, sister, Ann Prothro, his best friend, Glenda Robinson and a host of nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.  He was preceded in death by his wife, Katherin Waldschmidt and his parents, Joseph and Florence Hertel Waldschmidt.   A memorial service for Mr. Waldschmidt will be held on Wednesday, July 28, 2021from the Brilliant Senior Center from 2:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m.  Bowen Funeral Home of Winfield serving the Waldschmidt family.