Roger Schimmel

Roger William Schimmel, 74, Breckenridge, Minn., formerly of Drake, died Friday, July 11, 2014, in his home.

He was born May 18, 1940, to Melvin and Edna Schimmel, in Drake. He served in the Air Force from 1963 to 1967. He married Mary Lou Staven on Oct. 3, 1981.

Survivors: wife; son, Allen, of Harwood; stepchildren, Larry, Ralph and Matthew; two grandchildren; four stepgrandchildren; brother, Gary, of Anamoose.

Celebration of life service: Wednesday, 2 p.m., United Methodist Church, Breckenridge.

Burial: Norfolk Cemetery, Drake.

Visitation: Today, 6 to 7 p.m., with a prayer service at 7 p.m., in the church.

(Joseph Vertin & Sons Funeral Home, Breckenridge)