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Published December 21, 2012, 12:00 AM

Gilbert Odegaard

Gilbert Odegaard, age 90 years, of Larimore, ND passed away on Wednesday, December 19, 2012 in the Larimore Good Samaritan Center.

Gilbert Odegaard was born January 25, 1922 to Ole and Bertha (Gilbertson) Odegaard in Adler Township Petersburg, ND. He attended Adler Township School #4. After eighth grade, he began farming with his parents until he married Lois Ostrom in 1975. They lived on the home farm until the couple moved into Larimore, ND in 1993. He was an active member of Lom Lutheran Church, rural Petersburg, where he will be buried in its cemetery in the Spring of 2013.

Gilbert Odegaard

Gilbert Odegaard, age 90 years, of Larimore, ND passed away on Wednesday, December 19, 2012 in the Larimore Good Samaritan Center.

Gilbert Odegaard was born January 25, 1922 to Ole and Bertha (Gilbertson) Odegaard in Adler Township Petersburg, ND. He attended Adler Township School #4. After eighth grade, he began farming with his parents until he married Lois Ostrom in 1975. They lived on the home farm until the couple moved into Larimore, ND in 1993. He was an active member of Lom Lutheran Church, rural Petersburg, where he will be buried in its cemetery in the Spring of 2013.

Gilbert was preceded in death by his parents; and one step-son, Loren Ostrom; brothers, Carl and Obert; and sisters, Bella and Borghild.

He is survived by his wife Lois of Larimore; one step-daughter, Lorraine Dronen of West Fargo; one step- son, Louie Ostrom of Albany, OR; sister-in-law, Vera Odegaard of rural Niagara, ND; brother-in-law, Milton Gregorie of Cavalier, ND; cousins, Harlan Gilbertson of Kent, WA; Orriene Moen of Kent, WA, Jean Kruger of Grand Forks, ND; June (Ralph) Jenson of Reynolds, ND and Betty (Dennis) Lebrun of Larimore, ND grandchildren: Darrin (Laura) Dronen, Maria Dronen, Bryan Dronen and David Dronen all of Round Rock, TX; Alison Dronen (Guy Fox), Damien Koering, Aubree Koering, Hudson Fox all of Fargo, ND; Marisa (Richard) White of West Fargo; Nathan Ostrom, Brandon Ostrom, Lincoln Ostrom, Corabelle Ostrom, and Macy Ostrom all of Duluth, MN; Mike (Meme) Ostrom, MaKayla Ostrom, MeKenna Ostrom, Mary Kate Ostrom, Joshua Ostrom and David Ostrom, all of Dallas, TX; Tami (Matt) Frazer, Katie Frazer and Zachery Frazer all of Portland, OR; nieces and nephews.

VISITATION: one hour before the funeral

FUNERAL SERVICES: Saturday, December 22, 2012 at 10:00 AM in the Chapel of the Larimore Good Samaritan Center with Pastor Lori Pankratz officiating.

INTERMENT: Lom Lutheran Church Cemetery, rural Petersburg, ND.

ARRANGEMENTS: BROWN FUNERAL HOME, LARIMORE, ND.

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