Dr. P. Vincent Mehmel";
Dr. P. Vincent Mehmel
Sept. 16, 1927 - May 25, 2013
SHOREVIEW - Dr. P. Vincent Mehmel, age 85 of Shoreview, formerly of Willmar, passed away May 25th.
Vince was born and raised in Winnipeg, Canada and was a longtime resident of Willmar. He was the founding director of the West Central Community Services Center (Woodland Centers), a community mental health program. He was a member of Bethel Lutheran Church in Willmar and St. Michael's Lutheran Church in Roseville.
Vince was preceded in death by sister, Elsie; brother, Hermann and parents.
He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Norma; daughters, Heidi Corcoran (Kevin), Jennifer (Sixto Guiang), Gretchen (Jeff Birchem) and Rev. Paula Mehmel; 10 grandchildren; siblings, Emma, Rudy and Helen. The funeral service will be Thursday 11am at St. Michael's Lutheran Church, 1660 West County Rd. B., Roseville. Visitation is Wednesday 4:30-7pm at the Roseville Memorial Chapel, 2245 N. Hamline Ave. Roseville and one hour prior to the service at church. Interment will be at Roselawn Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to ELCA World Hunger. Arrangements are with Roseville Memorial Chapel, 651-631-2727.