Maximilian Otto Schmid was the epitome of the perfect best friend. A person you could always count on, no matter what. He was the hardest worker in the world, going to college full-time, maintaining straight A's, and working at his family's restaurant.
The relationship that he had with his sister, Madeline, was too perfect to explain. They were more than siblings, they were best friends and each others, other half. He loved her so much, loved doing everything with her, and loved to brag about her to all of his friends every chance that he could.
He was loved by so many people, and still is. His smile is one that will live in our hearts and minds forever.
Heroin took Max's life. No one should ever have to go through the pain of losing a child, sibling, best friend, grandchild, cousin, niece/nephew, to drugs.
Max's family is currently advocating for the prevention of drug-use, through The Maximilian Foundation.
Information, and donation information will be available on themaximilianfoundation.org.
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