|Daniel Austad, 66|
|Written by TRF Times|
Thief River Falls - Daniel Austad, 66, died on Monday, January 24, 2005 at Altru Hospital, Grand Forks, N.D.
Funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, January 26 (today), at Johnson Funeral Service in Thief River Falls. Interment will be held at Riverside Cemetery, Thief River Falls. Visitation will be one hour prior to services at Johnson Funeral Service on Wednesday.
Daniel Dennis Austad was born December 8, 1938 in Thief River Falls, the son of Iver and Dena (Olson) Austad. He was baptized and confirmed at Assembly of God Church in Thief River Falls. He grew up and attended school in Thief River Falls.
In 1975, Daniel was united in marriage to Shirley Rundell. He was employed as a welder at Arctic Cat for a short period of time.
Daniel loved his cars, going to horse shows and driving out to North Dakota to visit his sister. He lived with his mother until she entered the nursing home.
Survivors include one son, Steven G. Anderson of St. Peter; six sisters, Barbara (Oral) Ranum of Stanley, N.D., Sylvia (Ray) Ranukm of Maplewood, Irene (Dick) Place of Carson City, Nev., Mildred Austad of Moorhead, Dagne Frederiksen of Spring Lake Park and Ginnie (Ernest) Wappula of Hugo.
He was preceded in death by his parents, his sister, Agnes Dazell, brothers, Allan, Donald, Raymond and Harold. A00003B2005JA26