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John Gregory Schmitt, 76

John Gregory Schmitt, age 76, of Gordon and Baldwin, Wis., formerly of St. Paul and Farmington, Minn., died Thursday, September 18, 2008 at the Baldwin Care Center in Baldwin.

A Celebration of John's Life will be 11 a.m. Tuesday, September 23 at Trinity Lutheran Church, 600 Walnut Street, Farmington, Minn. Burial with full military honors will be at the Fort Snelling National Cemetery in Minneapolis with active casketbearers being his former comrades; the Metropolitan Airport Fire Department. Visitation will be Monday from 5-7 p.m. at the Trinity Lutheran Church and one hour prior to the service at church Tuesday morning. Memorials preferred.

Funeral services entrusted to the O'Connell Family Funeral Home of Baldwin.