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Published January 14, 2013, 12:00 AM

Trumen Eastvold

Trumen Eastvold, 94, Borup, MN, died at The Stadler Center, Grand Forks, ND, on Thursday, January 10, 2013, following a brief illness.

Trumen Leonard Eastvold was born November 5, 1918, at home on the farm in Rockwell Township, near Borup. His parents were Gust and Millie (Quame) Eastvold. He was baptized and confirmed at Jevnaker Lutheran Church. As a young boy, he attended country school near Borup until he started farming with his family. Trumen was united in marriage to Bette Corwin on April 6, 1947 in Moorhead, MN. They lived and farmed together for many years in Rockwell Township. Trumen also raised both beef and dairy cattle for a number of years. He always appreciated all the people who would come out and help on the farm over the years in the summer and during harvest time. He especially was fortunate to have Shawn Crompton help for many years.

Trumen Eastvold

Trumen Eastvold, 94, Borup, MN, died at The Stadler Center, Grand Forks, ND, on Thursday, January 10, 2013, following a brief illness.

Trumen Leonard Eastvold was born November 5, 1918, at home on the farm in Rockwell Township, near Borup. His parents were Gust and Millie (Quame) Eastvold. He was baptized and confirmed at Jevnaker Lutheran Church. As a young boy, he attended country school near Borup until he started farming with his family. Trumen was united in marriage to Bette Corwin on April 6, 1947 in Moorhead, MN. They lived and farmed together for many years in Rockwell Township. Trumen also raised both beef and dairy cattle for a number of years. He always appreciated all the people who would come out and help on the farm over the years in the summer and during harvest time. He especially was fortunate to have Shawn Crompton help for many years.

Trumen had a tremendous sense of humor and was always giving out nicknames. He would play tricks and tease many kids who would come out and visit. He was fond of his nieces and nephews and for years would play the role of Santa Claus and play his guitar.

He also enjoyed hunting with his friends for many years.

Trumen is survived by his wife of 65 years, Bette; one sister-in-law, Adeline Corwin, Ulen, MN; a loving great niece, Bobbie Anderson, Anoka, MN, who has been special to Trumen for many years helping on the farm; and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, brothers, John and Oscar, and sisters, Bernice Hanson, Marvella Hegreberg, Alice Erickson, and Ruth Stene.

Funeral Service: 11:00 Wednesday, January 16, 2013 at Jevnaker Lutheran Church, rural Borup, MN.

Visitation: 4-6PM Tuesday at Fredrikson Funeral Home, Ada, MN, and one hour before the service at the church.

Burial: Jevnaker Lutheran Cemetery, rural Borup, MN.

Arrangements with Fredrikson Funeral Home Ada, Minnesota (218-784-4600)

www.fredriksonfh.com

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