In Memory of Floyd Quimby Jr.

Private graveside service for immediate family

11:00 am
Tuesday October 20, 2020
Fairview Cemetery
6373 N Osgood Avenue
Stillwater MN, 55082

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Floyd Earl Quimby Jr., of Blaine, MN, formerly of Roseville, MN, died peacefully on October 8, 2020 at the age of 94.  Preceded in death by wife, Mary; parents, Floyd and Olga Quimby; and sister, Beverly Williams. Survived by children, Kathleen (David) Pitzen, Mary Lou Pitzen, Michael (Colleen) Quimby, Joan (Tracey) Lohman,  John (Mary Ward) Quimby, sister Joan Luedke; along with all his grandchildren and great grandchildren. Floyd was born July 23, 1926 in St. Paul, MN to Floyd Sr. and Olga (Crozat) Quimby. He graduated from Washington High School in St. Paul, with the Class of 1944.  Floyd proudly served his country in the United States Navy. He was united in marriage to Mary Kathryn McGuire on September 10th, 1948.  Their marriage was blessed with five children and 55 years.  Floyd worked in sales in the construction industry for many years. Most important to Floyd was his family.

A graveside service will take place at Fairview Cemetery in Stillwater, MN on October 20, 2020 at 11:00 am for the immediate family.  Floyd’s family requests memorials be made to the charity of your choice.

Funeral services are entrusted to the O’Connell-Benedict Family Funeral Home of River Falls, WI (715) 425-5644.

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  • Have fond memories of Floyd from our cabin on Cedar Lake.
    We all had some really great times up there!

    You are all in my thoughts & prayers!!

    Deb (Bubb) Krier

  • My Uncle Floyd always came to mind as July 23 came around every year. It was his birthday and his first born daughter, Kathy’s. A forever gift they could always share over the years.

    He was kind, and and so proud of his family. You could feel the love when he talked of them. Share those memories with each other and hold close in your hearts. I can still hear his laugh…. makes me smile
    May God Bless and welcome him into the Heavens.

  • To all my Cousins,

    My memories of your father are of his smile and laugh. He always was engaged when you spoke to him and his demeanor was happy! How blessed he was and how blessed you all were to have each other. Your parents are now reunited and will continue to serve you in your memories. Hugs to each of you!