|Marvin Gilbertson, 86|
|Written by TRF Times|
Thief River Falls - Marvin Gilbertson, 86, died on Monday, September 19, 2005 at his home in rural Thief River Falls.
Graveside services were held on Friday, September 23, at Clearwater Cemetery, Wyandotte Township, Pennington County, with Rev. Terri Cuppett officiating. Casket bearers included Dennis McCullough, Russ Jesperson, Bill Peterson, Don Fulton and Louie Kruger
Marvin Gilbertson was born on June 18, 1919 in Ulen, the son of Carl and Selma (Islandsrud) Gilbertson. He spent his early years in the Ulen area. Marvin went to the West Coast for a short time and returned to Thief River Falls to take over the family farm in Smiley Township, where he worked his entire life. Farming was Marvin’s life.
Marvin is survived by several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; three sisters, Alice, Clara and Bernice; and brothers, Art and Ruben. A00003B2005SP28