DeVerle Smidt - May 16, 2012
DeVerle D. Smidt, 78, of West Point, died Friday, May 11, 2012, at West Point Living Center. A memorial service with military honors was Tuesday, May 15, 2012, at Grace Lutheran Church with Rev. Christian Meier officiating. Burial will be at Mount Hope Cemetery at a later date.
Stokely Funeral Home in West Point was is in charge of arrangements.
Survivors include wife, Claire of West Point; daughters, Vicky (Terry) Recker of West Point, Patricia (Bruce) Ferguson of North Bend, and Angela (Mohamed) Osman of West Point; sons, Steven (Elizabeth) of West Point and Thomas (Maria) of Pascoe, Wash.; half brother, Richard Seelmeyer of Washington D.C.; 18 grandchildren Cory, Stacy “Tator”, Jeanette, Kathryn, Bradley “Punk n dunk”, Matthew, Caleb, Elise, Alicia, Aryn, Justine “Beaner”, Jesse, Jasmine, Aaliyah, Stefania, Valentina, Amanda, and Abigail “My Beloved Pumpkin Head”; several great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.