Owen Stanton Braseth, the son of Oscar and Stella (Amundson) Braseth, was born on January 25, 1923, at home, near Ulen, MN. After graduating, Owen helped on the farm until he entered the United States Army in 1944. He proudly served during the height of World War II spending much of his time in Okinawa, Saipan, and the Philippines. On October 4, 1952, Owen was united in marriage to Darlene Nodsle. Together they operated the family farm until his retirement in 1985.
Owen is survived by his wife, Darlene of Ulen; one son, David (DeEtt) Braseth of Ulen; two daughters, Lisa (John) Austinson and Deb (Kerry) Walton, all of Ulen; and his sisters-in-law: Loretta Braseth, Lorraine Nelson, Carol Meyer, Beverly Schultz, Diane (Waldo) Syverson, Donna (Eugene) Tangen, Ardith (LeRoy) Peterson and Gwen Nodsle; as well as 10 grandchildren, and 25 great grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on December 13, 2021, at Bethlehem Lutheran Church, Ulen, MN. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service at the church. The service will be recorded and available for viewing on his obituary site, shortly after the funeral.
In lieu of flowers or memorials, please make a donation to your local veterans organization.
Arrangements entrusted to Anderson Family Funeral Home, Twin Valley, Minnesota. Online Tribute: www.andersonfamilyfh.com