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Published August 23, 2013, 12:00 AM

Sharon (Lefty) Efteland Lyng

Sharon died at age 75 at the Colony Assisted Living Center in Eden Prairie, MN, surrounded by her loving family and Hospice caregivers. Born in Fargo, ND, May 21, 1938 to Ernest and Virginia Efteland. The family moved to South Moorhead when she began first grade at Park School and was proud to be a 'Moorhead Spud' till she graduated in l956. After 2 years at MSU, Sharon traveled the world via Northwest Airlines as an airline stewardess (Stew) followed by employment as a personal attendant on a private company jet owned by Honeywell Corp., both located out of Minneapolis.

Alan Lyng (Rock Rapids, Iowa) and Sharon united in marriage on Oct. 20, l962 at Trinity Lutheran Church in Moorhead where Sharon had been confirmed. They raised 2 wonderful daughters, Julie and Amy. The family celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary in Oct. 2012.

Sharon (Lefty) Efteland Lyng

Sharon died at age 75 at the Colony Assisted Living Center in Eden Prairie, MN, surrounded by her loving family and Hospice caregivers. Born in Fargo, ND, May 21, 1938 to Ernest and Virginia Efteland. The family moved to South Moorhead when she began first grade at Park School and was proud to be a 'Moorhead Spud' till she graduated in l956. After 2 years at MSU, Sharon traveled the world via Northwest Airlines as an airline stewardess (Stew) followed by employment as a personal attendant on a private company jet owned by Honeywell Corp., both located out of Minneapolis.

Alan Lyng (Rock Rapids, Iowa) and Sharon united in marriage on Oct. 20, l962 at Trinity Lutheran Church in Moorhead where Sharon had been confirmed. They raised 2 wonderful daughters, Julie and Amy. The family celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary in Oct. 2012.

A memorial service has been arranged for Monday, August 26th, 2:00 PM at the St. John's Lutheran Church, 20165 Heath Avenue, Lakeville MN 55044. Memorials may be donated to the church.

Survivors include: husband, Alan, daughter Julie Jass (Herman and Tanner), Burnsville MN, daughter Amy Lyng, Eden Prairie MN, her sister Marcia (Richard Johnson) Marshall MN, one remaining Aunt, Wilma Witte, Fargo ND, several nieces, nephews and cousins.

Preceded in death by her parents, sister Faith Bennett, niece Andrea, nephew Timothy Bennett, several Aunts and Uncles.

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