Harvey J. Schmiesing, 85, of 11755 Brandewie Road, Fort Loramie, died at 6:20 p.m. Wednesday, March 13, 2013, at his home.
He was born on April 1, 1927, in Minster, to the late John and Rose (Sommer) Schmiesing.
He married Viona Prenger on Oct. 18, 1950, in St. Joseph Catholic Church, Egypt. She survives in Egypt.
He is also survived by a son, Paul Schmiesing and Beth Berning, Egypt; daughter Kathy and Lester Tobe, Egypt; three grandchildren; a great-grandson; a sister; a brother; two sisters-in-law.
He was preceded in death by four brothers and two sisters.
He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy during World War II.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Egypt, the Rev. Rick Nieberding, officiant.
Friends may call at the Hogenkamp Funeral Home, Minster from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m. Monday and from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. Tuesday.
Burial will take place in St. Joseph Cemetery with full military honors.
Memorials may be made to State of the Heart Hospice.
Condolences may be made at HogenkampFh.com.