Thursday, July 28
Shakopee, Minn. formerly of Parker
Harold Viet was born on Feb. 1, 1930, near Monroe to John and Tillie (Wieman) Viet.
On Dec. 2, 1957, he was united in marriage to Wilma Gortmaker at Parker. They lived in Parker, where they raised their sons Richard and Philip. He was employed with the Turner County Highway Department for many years, where he walked to work every day until his retirement. They were members of the United Methodist Church. After retirement, they lived in Marion and moved to Shakopee, Minn. to be closer to family.
Grateful for having shared his life are a son, Richard and wife Colleen; a daughter-in-law, Maria Rosa; five grandchildren, Carin, Krista, Nicole, Jeremy and Jason; and six great-grandchildren Nicole, Christine, Ika, Lynn, Oliver and Gavin. He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife Wilma on July 11, 2019, a son Philip on Nov. 12, 2019, sister Grace and a brother Elmer and an infant son Arthur.
Funeral services were held Tuesday, Aug. 4 at the Hofmeister Jones Funeral Home, Parker with burial at Rosehill Cemetery, Parker.
Arrangements provided by Hofmeister Jones Funeral Home.