Gary L. SiversonGary L. Siverson, 70, Casselton, ND, died Thursday, February 28, 2013 in Sanford Health, Fargo, ND. He fought cancer for twelve years, with a positive “never give up” attitude and never a complaint.
Gary Lee Siverson was born January 24, 1943 in Fargo, the son of Lester and Vera (Young) Siverson. He was raised in Casselton and graduated from Lincoln High School. He attended Valley City State University for one year. He worked for the railroad for one year, before going to work for Otter Tail Power Company in Cooperstown, Kindred and Casselton, ND for 43 years, retiring in 2009. In retirement, he enjoyed driving truck for Farstad Oil and helping local farmers. Gary served in the Army National Guard for a short time and then the Air National Guard for 32 years. He married Donna Hocking in 1979. Gary was an avid bowler, hunter and trap shooter, winning the ND Doubles Championship in 1999.