AITKIN -- Bernard J. Schmitz Jr., 78, Aitkin, formerly of St. Paul, died Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2002, at St. Cloud Veterans Hospital.
He was a retired firefighter.
Survivors include his wife, Mary Jane; five children, Linda Torgerson, Kelly, Kerry, Kristin Mouse, and Kevin; nine grandchildren; two brothers, Robert and Edward; and a sister, Mary Jo Walden.
His brother, Fred, died earlier.
Services will be 10 a.m. Monday at Bradshaw Funeral and Cremation Services in St. Paul. Burial will be in Fort Snelling.
Friends may call from 2-6 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
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