Norman E. Schmidt
Norman E. Schmidt, age 87 of Coon Rapids, formerly of Howard Lake, died Monday, Nov. 14, 2005.
Norm served in the Army Medical Corp from 1942 through 1945.
He was employed as a postmaster in Circle Pines.
Norm was preceded in death by his parents, August and Louise; and a sister, Elvira Barnes.
He will be missed by his wife of 62 years, Dora; sons John, and Jim (Paula); daughters Joyce (Tony) Gilman, Joanne (Ken) Harste, and Julie (Steve) Pitt; nine grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; a brother, Orville (Julia); and other relatives and many friends.
Funeral services were Thursday, Nov. 17, at 11 a.m. at King of Glory Lutheran Church in Blaine. Interment followed in Morningside Memorial Gardens.
Visitation took place Wednesday, Nov. 16 from 4 to 7 pm. at Gearhart Funeral Home in Coon Rapids, and continued for one hour prior to the funeral service at the church.
Arrangements were by Gearhart Funeral Home in Coon Rapids.