|Birth: ||Jun. 3, 1918|
|Death: ||Mar. 13, 2005|
LAKE CITY -- Eugene E. Lund, age 86, of Lake City, died Sunday, March 13, 2005, at the Lake City Nursing Home.
Eugene was born June 3, 1918, in Minneapolis, Minn., to John and Albertina (Tiller) Lund. He attended public school in the Minneapolis area. He joined the Army and served from 1939 to 1944 during WWII. He married Kathleen Thoreson June 8, 1946, at Stordhal Lutheran Church. After they were married they lived in the Zumbrota area. He worked at Schmidt Printing in Rochester for a short time and then worked for IBM as a graphic illustrator until retiring in 1980. After retiring, they spent their retirement years in Brainerd, Minn. In 2002 they moved to Lake City. He was a member of Bethany Lutheran Church in Lake City. He sang in church choirs for over 60 years. He also served as a Sunday school teacher for several years. He was the Stordhal choir director for several years. He also sang in a Barbershop Chorus and Quartet and Gospel Quartet. He was a member of the Zumbrota and Nisswa Lions Club for 28 years. He was also a member of the Nisswa Lions Clown Club. He was a Life member of the VFW and D.A.V.
He is survived by his wife; one daughter, Susan Blumberg of Lake City; two grandchildren, Laura (Steve Poitra) Blumberg of Great Falls, Mont., and Michael Blumberg of Minneapolis; and one sister-in-law, Dorothy Lund of Minnetonka. He was preceded in death by his parents and three brothers.
Memorial services will be held Saturday at 1:30 p.m. at Bethany Lutheran Church in Lake City with the Rev. Bruce Stam officiating. Burial will be in Bethany Cemetery. Visitation will be one hour before the service at the church.
posted by The Brainerd Dispatch
Tuesday, March 15, 2005
Kathleen Lavon Thoreson Lund (1925 - 2012)*
Created by: Marilyn
Record added: Oct 03, 2009
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