|Birth: ||Feb. 20, 1916|
|Death: ||Oct. 22, 2001|
Parents Albert and Bessie Englund, siblings Lucille and Orville
Emil "Ole" Englund, 85
Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2001
Emil "Ole" Englund, age 85 of Nelson, Minnesota, died Monday October 22, 2001 at Crestview Manor in Evansville. He was born on February 20, 1916 in Nelson, to Albert and Bessie (Larson) Englund. Emil attended Nelson Country School district #83. He had farmed for most of his life by Smith Lake or Englund Island near Nelson. He also had helped other farmers with the farm work. Ole worked for the Alexandria Golf Club as a grounds keeper for a few summers. Ole loved being outdoors. He liked fishing and hunting. He loved gardening, yard work, growing flowers and making homemade soups. He was an excellent storyteller, telling stories to his friends and the neighborhood children.
Funeral services were held on Thursday October 25, 2001 at 1:30 pm at Our Saviour's Lutheran Church in Nelson, with Reverend Marilee Bergerson officiating. Interment was in Nelson Cemetery. Pallbearers were Gary Gylsen, LeRoy Gylsen, Justin Nelson, Harvey Bolstad, Ryan Nelson and Kevin Swartzer. Honorary Pallbearers were Marlin Braaten, Palmer Bergner Sr., Palmer Bergner Jr., Simon Wicklund, James Winger, Richard Floding and Frank Trisko.
He is survived by his dog of 10 years, Bear; nephew Marlin Braaten of Kensington; special friends Mickey and Joan Fezler of Alexandria, Sue Nelson of Alexandria, Heather and Jason Weber of Mooreton, ND, Ryan and Justin Nelson of Alexandria, and Eric, Lisa and Michael Berglin of Marshall, Virginia.
He was preceded in death by his parents, brother Orville Englund, and sister Lucille Braaten.
Arrrangements were with Anderson Funeral Home.
Albert Englund (1888 - 1964)
Bessie M. Larson Englund (1886 - 1965)
Orville Mandon Englund (1912 - 1951)*
Emil (Ole) Elmer Englund (1916 - 2001)
Lucille A Englund Braaten (1917 - 2000)*
Plot: Sec. 3 Blk 12 Lot 4W
GPS (lat/lon): 45.87761, -95.25349
Created by: Rose
Record added: Oct 28, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 99709439