Edward Bemis

April 26, 1927 Ė Jan. 23, 2014

Edward Bemis of Oconomowoc passed away January 23, 2014, at the age of 86 years. He was born April 26, 1927, to Augustus and Tannie Bemis.

He married Alice Arndt on February 14, 1952. Ed served in the Navy during World War II and Korea. He was a machinist for Briggs and Stratton Corp. Ed was a longtime member of the Experimental Aircraft Association.

He was the loving husband of Alice; father of Mary Carvalho, Gary (Pamela) Bemis, James Bemis and Ann Bemis; grandfather of Frazier Bemis, Hayes Bemis, Jerret Bemis, Jesse and Calli Bemis, and Tatiana Carvalho; great-grandfather of Kailyn Bemis; and brother of John Bemis, George (Pauline) Bemis, Marjory (David) Lyford, Clarence (Diane) Bemis and Carol Lex. Visitation and services were Saturday, Feb. 1, at St.

Johnís Lutheran Church, W334-N6990 Stone Bank Road, Oconomowoc, WI 53066.

Memorials are appreciated to the American Diabetes Association, Stone Bank Fire Department or St. Johnís Lutheran Church.

Schmidt & Bartelt Notbohm- Kreutzmann Funeral and Cremation Services is serving the family. For more information, call 567-4459 or visit online at www.schmidtandbartelt.com.