Ross Mitchell HillsteadRoss Hillstead, age 55, of Lynnwood, WA died Wednesday, August 28, 2013, in Lynnwood, WA. Ross was born June 24, 1958, in Detroit Lakes, MN, to Earl and Marcy Hillstead of Hitterdal, MN.
He grew up in Hitterdal and was baptized and confirmed at Salem Lutheran Church. Ross graduated from Ulen-Hitterdal High School in 1976. He attended a year at the Lutheran Brethren Bible School in Fergus Falls, MN. Through the years Ross was a master electrician, truck driver, small business owner and skilled woodworker.