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Melvin E. “Old Dad” Schwieder, 94

Dec 22, 2013

Amboy Melvin E. “Old Dad” Schwieder, age 94, of Amboy, died Wednesday, Dec. 18, 2013, at Oak Lawn Health Care Center, Mankato.

Memorial Services were held on Dec. 21, 2013, at 3 p.m. at the First Presbyterian Church in Amboy. The Rev. Dawn Carder officiated. Burial was in the Vernon Center, Cemetery, Vernon Center. Spencer-Owen Funeral Home in Winnebago assisted the family with the arrangements.

Melvin was born Dec. 10, 1919, in Amboy, the son of Gustav and Laura (Hilke) Schwieder.

Melvin is survived by his sons, Stuart Schwieder, of Mankato, and Dan (Carla) Schwieder, of Amboy; one granddaughter; one great-granddaughter; and sister-in-law, Marjorie (Ron) Spencer, of St. Ives Cambs, England.

Web tributes may be left at www.spencerowen.com