|Stewart T. Efteland, 84|
|Written by TRF Times|
Crystal - Stewart T. Efteland, 84, died on Saturday, October 16, 2004 at home in Crystal.
Funeral services were held on Thursday, October 21st at First Lutheran Church of Crystal. Interment was at Fort Snelling National Cemetery.
Stewart was born on June 1, 1920 in Thief River Falls to Peter and Olga Efteland. He entered the army in January, 1942 and was honorably discharged in 1945. He married Doris Everson of Greenbush on February 23, 1947.
Stewart was a longtime employee of Dairy Land and Thriftway Stores and retired in 1980. He was a member of the Sons of Norway since 1976. He enjoyed fishing, preparing meats, making lefse, playing cards and visiting with friends and family.
He is survived by his wife Doris; son, Steve; daughter, Rebecca 'Becky' (Dennis) Jechorek; two grandchildren; sister, Edith Hill; many nieces, nephews and friends.
Stewart was preceded in death by his parents; sister, Minnie Wold; and two daughters in infancy.