Floyd Robert Schmidtke was born February 15, 1938 in Ceylon, MN to Charles and Lena (Goerndt) Schmidtke. He passed away September 30, 2010 at his home in Neosho, MO.
He was a career Army Veteran and served two tours in Vietnam and also served in Germany.
Floyd was preceded in death by his wife, Rachel in 1992, his parents siblings, Lenoa Rosenberg, Herbert Rosenberg, Fred Rosenberg, Ervin Rosenberg and Charles Rosenberg.
On September 29, 2007 Floyd was united in marriage to Judith Clark in Diamond, MO.
Floyd is survived by his children, Eddie Carneal, Don Renae Liggett, Brian Keith Liggett, Greg Barker, Melinda Clark, Dewayne Barker, Lance Barker, Steve, Barker, Cheryl Todd, Rusty Barker, Clifford Barker and Janet Barker; brothers, John Schmidtke, Ceylon, MN and Elmer Schmidtke, IA, sister, Ruth Nemefroh, Ceylon, MN; 21 grandchildren, 9 great grandchildren, other relatives and friends.
To know him is to love him. He will be sadly missed by all.