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Published February 14, 2013, 12:00 AM

Edward A. Rheault

Edward A. Rheault, 83, Moorhead, passed away Monday, February 11, 2013 at Eventide Lutheran Home, Moorhead.

Edward was born March 30, 1929 at home in Horace, North Dakota to Louis and Alberta (LaValee) Rheault. He grew up in Horace and attended school at St. Benedict’s in Wild Rice. He lived in Horace until being drafted into the Army, where he served in Korea. He served from December 4, 1950 – September 19, 1952. After he was honorably discharged he returned to Horace where he worked for Crystal Sugar and then Northern Improvement. He married Mary Lou Kruger in December of 1958 at St. Benedict’s Catholic Church in Wild Rice, North Dakota. He later worked for Daveau Music in Fargo and later Schmitt Music after 30 years he retired in 1990.

Edward A. Rheault

Edward A. Rheault, 83, Moorhead, passed away Monday, February 11, 2013 at Eventide Lutheran Home, Moorhead.

Edward was born March 30, 1929 at home in Horace, North Dakota to Louis and Alberta (LaValee) Rheault. He grew up in Horace and attended school at St. Benedict’s in Wild Rice. He lived in Horace until being drafted into the Army, where he served in Korea. He served from December 4, 1950 – September 19, 1952. After he was honorably discharged he returned to Horace where he worked for Crystal Sugar and then Northern Improvement. He married Mary Lou Kruger in December of 1958 at St. Benedict’s Catholic Church in Wild Rice, North Dakota. He later worked for Daveau Music in Fargo and later Schmitt Music after 30 years he retired in 1990.

Edward enjoyed playing cards, gardening, fishing, canning and especially enjoyed the time he spent with his grandchildren.

Edward is survived by his children, Wayne (Barb) Rheault, Moorhead, David (Tracie) Rheault, West Fargo; grandchildren, Jesse Rheault, Horace, Benjamin Rheault, Moorhead, Alexis Rheault, Fargo; siblings, Norman (Joan) Rheault, Fargo, Alphe (Gloria) Rheault, Fargo, Mae Rheault, Fargo, Phyllis (Marc) Grandbois, Fargo, and Arlene (Gordon) Gilberts, West Fargo.

He was preceded in death by his parents, wife, siblings, Denise Wheeler and Milton Rheault.

VISITATION: 5-7 PM Thursday, February 14, 2013 at Boulger Funeral Home, Fargo

PRAYER SERVICE: 7 PM Thursday, February 14, 2013 at Boulger Funeral Home, Fargo

FUNERAL: 11 AM Friday, February 15, 2013 at St. Francis de Sales Catholic Church, Moorhead

BURIAL: Holy Cross South Cemetery, Fargo

Arrangements entrusted to the care of Boulger Funeral Home. To view the complete obituary and sign the online guestbook, please visit www.boulgerfuneralhome.com.

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