Gordon "Gordy" H. Homeier, 68, of Kenyon, died Sunday, Oct. 13, 2013, at his home in Kenyon surrounded by his loving family.
He was born June 7, 1945, in Faribault, the son of Harold and Lois (Tatge) Homeier. Gordy graduated from Kenyon High School in 1963, and then served in the United States Navy
from 1963-1965. He was united in marriage to Sharon Gerzevske on Nov. 12, 1965, at Moland Lutheran Church. Gordy was in the construction business for 30 years employed as a carpenter. He was a member of First Evangelical Lutheran Church, where he served on the property management committee. Gordy was a member of the Kenyon Fire Department for 26 years, charter member of the Kenyon Color Guard, and a past VFW
He is survived by his wife, Sharon Homeier of Kenyon, daughter, Brenda (and Todd Lee ) Homeier of Kenyon , daughter-in-law, Connie (Pete Gjerald) Homeier of Farmington and two grandchildren, Michael Homeier and Jordyn Homeier.
He was preceded in death by his parents, a son, Terry and brother, Wayne.
Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at First Evangelical Lutheran Church with the Rev. Luther Mathsen officiating. Visitation will be from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. Friday at Michaelson Funeral Home in Kenyon and one hour prior to the services at church. Interment will be in the Kenyon Cemetery with honors provided by the Kenyon Color Guard.
Memorials are preferred to the Kenyon Color Guard or the Kenyon Fire Department.