REDWOOD FALLS - Marcellinus "Marcy" Hammerschmidt, 82, of Redwood Falls, formerly of Wabasso, died Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2012 at Sunwood Good Samaritan Care Center in Redwood Falls.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 14, at St. Catherine's Catholic Church in Redwood Falls. Burial, with military honors, will follow at St. Anne's Catholic Cemetery, Wabasso.
Visitation will be 4-7 p.m. Tuesday at the Nelson-Martin Funeral Home in Redwood Falls and will continue on Wednesday at the church for one hour prior to services.
Marcellinus Joseph Hammerschmidt, the son of George and Maria (Simon) Hammerschmidt, was born Dec,11, 1929 in Willow Lake Township, Redwood County.
He is survived by his siblings, Bert Hammerschmidt of New Ulm, Leah Dolezal of Redwood Falls, Melvin Hammerschmidt of Lamberton, Elaine Rudenick of Redwood Falls, and Reynold "Swede" Hammerschmidt of Redwood Falls.