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Otto A. Ped, 86

Otto A. Ped, age 86, of Rosemount, died Oct. 1, at his home.

Otto was born April 17, 1927, in South St. Paul, to Adolph and Bertha (Lemke) Peed. He served in the U.S. Navy Seabees in the Pacific Theater during World War II. Otto married Marilyn Olson Sept. 15, 1973, in Clear Lake, Wis. He had worked as a farmer and real estate agent and enjoyed fishing and spending time at the lake.

He was preceded in death by his parents; and wife, Marilyn.

Otto is survived by his daughters, Kimberly Ped of Rosemount, and Karin (Michael) Larson of Lakeville; granddaughter, Emma; and sister, Grace Kuznia of Inver Grove Heights.

The Funeral Service, officiated by Rev. Randy Berg will be held 10 a.m. Friday, Oct. 4, at Calvary Christian Church, 907 W. 15th St., Hastings. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service at church. Interment, with Military Honors provided by the Fort Snelling Memorial Rifle Squad will follow in National Cemetery.

Memorials are preferred to the Gideons International, Shriners Hospital for Children, or donor's choice.

Arrangements were made with Caturia-Smidt Funeral Home, Hastings. 651-437-9419.

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