AlDon StavigAlDon Stavig age 86 of East Grand Forks, MN, passed away on Saturday, November 10, 2012 at Valley Eldercare Center in Grand Forks, ND.
AlDon Stavig age 86 of East Grand Forks, MN, passed away on Saturday, November 10, 2012 at Valley Eldercare Center in Grand Forks, ND.
AlDon Jarl Stavig was born on August 22, 1926 in East Grand Forks, MN, the son of Albert and Irene (Eggen) Stavig. AlDon grew up and attended school in East Grand Forks. He joined the United States Navy and served during WWII in the Pacific. On May 20, 1977 he was united in marriage to Wanda (Hjelmstad) Homer in East Grand Forks. Sadly on November 1, 1997 Wanda passed away. AlDon worked for Nodak Sales in Grand Forks before retiring from there in 1988. AlDon was a faithful member of Our Savior’s Lutheran Church, East Grand Forks, where he ushered for many years. He was a member of the East Grand Forks VFW and American Legion.
AlDon is preceded in death by his parents; wife Wanda; sisters, Joanne Fasset and Dulcie Stavig; 2 nieces; 1 nephew and brother-in-law Bob Spencer.
AlDon is survived by Wanda’s children, Mick (Janice) Homer of Panama City, FL, Linda (Mark) Fagerholt of Hoople, ND and Pam Blue of Grand Forks, ND; 9 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; 1 sister Jean Spencer of Walnut Creek, CA; nieces, Lynn and Sydney Spencer; Heidi (Howard) Bishop and a God-daughter, Susan Abel Akerlind.
In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred to Our Savior’s Lutheran Church or Tufte Manor.
Visitation: One Hour prior Funeral Service on Wednesday, November 14, 2012 in Our Savior’s Lutheran Church.
Funeral services: 11:00 AM on Wednesday, November 14, 2012 in Our Savior’s Lutheran Church, 1515 5th Ave. NW, East Grand Forks, MN.
Interment: Memorial Park North Cemetery ~ Grand Forks, ND.
Online Guestbook: www.dandahlfuneralhome.com
Arrangements by: Dahl Funeral Home, East Grand Forks, MN.