Donald PedersonMuch-loved husband, father and grandfather Donald D. Pederson, formerly of Verona, N.D. passed away on June 5, 2013, with his family at his side.
Donald was born Aug. 27, 1936, in Lisbon, N.D., to Arthur and Florence Pederson. He spent his youth farming, and spent his young adulthood doing construction and truck driving over the winters. In 1973, Donald went to work for Western Energy as a dragline operator, a vocation he truly enjoyed. He retired after 25 years. Post-retirement, and up until recently, Don spent his time happily working on a local cattle ranch.