FAIRMONT - Funeral service for Gwendolyn M. Meyer, 55, of Fairmont, Minn., will be 10 a.m. Thursday, July 12, 2012, at Lakeview Funeral Home Chapel in Fairmont. Interment will be in Fairview Memorial Park in Fairmont.
Gwendolyn passed away Sunday morning, July 8, 2012, at Mayo Clinic Health System-Fairmont. Visitation will be 4-7 p.m. Wednesday, July 11, at Lakeview Funeral Home, and will continue one hour prior to the service at Lakeview Funeral Home on Thursday.
Gwendolyn Marie (Schmidt) Meyer was born on Aug. 5, 1956, in Fairmont, Minn. She was the daughter of Kenneth and Florence (Krough) Schmidt. She attended Welcome High School and graduated in 1974.
On Aug. 30, 1975, Gwendolyn was united in marriage to Daniel H. Meyer at St. John's Lutheran Church in Sherburn, Minn. This union was blessed with a son, Kevin. The couple shared 36 years together.
Those left to cherish her memory include her husband, Daniel Meyer of Fairmont, Minn.; son, Kevin Meyer and his wife, Amanda, of Huntley, Minn.; grandchildren, Madison and Dylan Meyer; brothers, Jon Schmidt of Welcome, Minn., Greg Schmidt of Sherburn, Minn., and Jeff Schmidt of North Mankato, Minn.; mother-in-law, Mavis Meyer of Welcome, Minn.; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Along with her parents, Kenneth and Florence Schmidt, Gwendolyn was also preceded in death by her grandparents, Fred and Marge Krough, and Walt and Emma Schmidt; and father-in-law, Lewis Meyer.