Schmidt’s patriarch dies at 91

COLUMBUS, Ohio – Funeral arrangements are pending for the Columbus icon behind one of the city’s best-known restaurants.

George Schmidt passed away yesterday at the age of 91.

Schmidt founded Schmidt’s Sausage Haus Und Restaurant, quickly turning the one-time meatpacking business into a German Village landmark.

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