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Constance "Connie" M. Strand

Constance "Connie" M. Strand

Constance "Connie" M. Strand, 89, of Mayville, ND, passed away on Tuesday, March 19, 2019 at Sanford Health Center in Mayville, ND. Connie was born in Watertown, SD, the daughter of John & Bernice (Hogstad) Vold. She grew up in and attended school in Clark, SD. She later graduated from Concordia College in Moorhead, MN. She married Delbert Strand on June 7, 1953 in Montpelier, ND. Together they raised 5 children. Connie began a career as an English teacher and later a librarian in Grand Forks. She enjoyed bowling, cards, crossword puzzles and baking. She participated in many church groups and social clubs. She watched a lot of basketball, she loved her Minnesota Twins. She was a voracious reader, a devout Christian, who studied the Bible daily. Connie is survived by her children; Scott (Candace) Strand, Sheila (Roger) French, David (Delilah) Strand. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Del and daughters, Julie Beth Strand and Sara Lee Strand.

Funeral Service: 2:00 p.m. Saturday, March 23, at Sharon Lutheran Church in Grand Forks with visitation one hour prior to the service.

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