Raymond Gilbert Pochardt, born Feb. 23, 1924, entered into rest on Dec. 20, 2009. Services were held at Washburn McReavy Hillside Chapel in Minneapolis. Pastor Rolf Fure officiated.
He is survived by his children: Morris (Carol) Pochardt, Barbara (David) Fure, Bonita (Kevin) Pflug, Mark (Cheryl) Pochardt, Linda (Timothy) Kloster; sisters: Amanda Schmidt, Darlene Hagestuen, Myrtle (Clarence) Anderson, Marlys Dalager; brothers: Ludwig "Sarge" (Eleanor) Pochardt, Harold (Delores) Pochardt, Marvin (Beverly) Pochardt; grandchildren and great grandchildren; many nieces, nephews and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents Bert and Louise; his wife Delores; and siblings Vernon, Eldon, Emil, Johanna and Emily.