Marguerite Halvorsen died peacefully in her daughter, Tana's, home with the help of hospice on September 21, 2012. Marguerite Ann Lukkason was born August 11, 1926 in Grand Forks, ND. She attended Gustavus Adolphus college. Marguerite married Rolf Amund Halvorsen in Sidney, Montana. They lived in Minot, Miles City, and Great Falls before moving to Moorhead in 1958. In 2005 she moved to Littleton, Colorado.