SLEEPY EYE - Harvey F. Lendt, 78, of Sleepy Eye died on Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2012 at Sleepy Eye Care Center.
Services will be 11 a.m. Monday, Aug. 20, at Trinity Lutheran Church, Sleepy Eye. The Clergy will be Pastor Keith R. Ainsley. Military rites by the Sleepy Eye Honor Guard. Interment will be held privately.
Visitation will be 4-8 p.m. Sunday at Sturm Funeral Home, Sleepy Eye and at the church on Monday from 10 to 11 a.m.
Harvey F. Lendt
Harvey F. Lendt was born on March 27, 1934 in Stark Township to Fred M. and Alice (Schmalfeld). Harvey served in the US Air Force from 1952-1954 in Denver, Colo. He married Betty Smail on Oct. 15, 1983 in Madison, Wis. He enjoyed bowling, ice fishing, hunting deer and goose, playing Sheephead at the Fire Hall and with family, camping and boating, attending grandkids functions and activities, gardening, driving the river road, tractoring and traveling.
He is survived by his wife, Betty Y. Lendt of Sleepy Eye, children, Cheryl (Greg) Morgan of Sioux Falls, S.D., Brian (Sharon) Lendt of Watertown, S.D., Allen (Rosie) Lendt of Litchfield, Gregg (Joanne) Moore of Vernon, Wash., Jennifer (Donnie) Van Haren of Apollo Beach, Fla., Brian Moore of Madison, Wis.; 10 grandchildren, Ray, Margaret (Olson) and Matthew Morgan, Rebecca (Julius), Michael, Angela and Natalie Lendt, Alex and Cody Lendt; one great grandchild, Lauren Olson; sisters, Adeline Riebel of Fairmont, Rachel Wellmann of Mankato and Arletta Portner of New Ulm. He was preceded in death by his parents and brothers-in-law, Delmar, Clifford and Roman.