Herbert J. Schmitz, 86, Como Park, died March 21. He had been a Korean War POW. He was retired from the Minnesota Department of Revenue and was a member of the Knights of Columbus and American Legion.

He is survived by his wife of 52 years, Florence; children, Paul (Lucy), Stephen, Douglas (Jennifer), Richard (Kathrine), and Suzanne Schmitz; nine grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; a sister; and six brothers.

Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated March 26 at Holy Childhood, with interment at Fort Snelling National Cemetery.

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