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Evelyn Maristuen

Evelyn Maristuen, 78, of Northwood, North Dakota died Wednesday, July 14, 2010 at the Northwood Deaconess Health Center in Northwood.

Funeral Services will be 10:30 am, Saturday, July 17, 2010 at the Swarstad Chapel in Northwood with burial in Northwood City Cemetery.

Visitation will be on Friday at the Swarstad Chapel from 5:00 pm until 7:00 pm with a 7:00 pm Prayer Service and one hour prior to services.

Evelyn was born August 11, 1931 to Timan and Inga Maristuen in Northwood. She was baptized in Northwood Evangelical Lutheran Church and raised to womanhood in Northwood. She moved to St. Paul, Minnesota and in 1976 returned to Northwood.

She is survived by one son Mike (Roxanne) Maristuen of Stacy, MN; three daughters Cindy (Bill) Neeck of Lino Lakes, MN, Dianne (Brad Ostlie) of Northwood, and Kathy LaFleur of Shoreview, MN; ten grandchildren Leanne, Matt, Brooke, Adam, Ashlie, Alexis, Jacob, Jim, Dylan, and Kayla.

Evelyn was preceded in death by her parents; brothers Engebrigt and Kermit; sister, Anne; and infant twins Oscar and Olina.

The Bilden Funeral Home on Northwood is assisting the family with arrangements.

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Happy Birthday Mom.....I Love you!

cindy neeck Aug 11 2010 12:00 AM

A beautiful and kind soul has entered the heavens...my prayers are with her children and grandchildren..it will be difficult to let go of such a sweet spirited person...

Michelle Senjem Jul 26 2010 12:00 AM

Cindy and family, I am so sorry to hear about the loss of your mother. She was a wonderful and funny lady. You have a lot of great memories to hold on to. And that will help get you through this difficult time. My thoughts and prayers are with you all.

julie fischer Jul 26 2010 12:00 AM

My deepest sympathy to your entire family, you are in my thoughts and prayers. Your Mom was a wonderful person who was always very kind to me. I have fond memories of her and your family growing up.

Sharon Bierwerth Jul 22 2010 12:00 AM

Dianne & Family, Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time. take care and God Bless! Christian, Sandra, Elizabeth & Madison Svedberg

Chris Svedberg Jul 17 2010 12:00 AM

Kathy Jo - I so sorry to hear about your mom. I am thinking of you. When someone you love becomes a memory, the memory becomes a treasure. ~Author Unknown Patti

Patti Rypkema Jul 15 2010 12:00 AM

Kathy Jo and family, I am so sorry for your loss. My thoughts are with you and your family. Joan

Joan Franklin Jul 15 2010 12:00 AM

My heartfelt condolences at this time of loss.

Lucien Justin Jul 15 2010 12:00 AM

Although it's difficult today to see beyond the sorrow, may looking back in memory help comfor you tomorrow. - Author Unknown

Carol Lafferty Jul 15 2010 12:00 AM

There are no words to ease the pain of the loss of your Mom. However, know my thoughts are prayers are with you and your family. With hearfelt sympathy, Amy Parmeter

Amy Parmeter Jul 15 2010 12:00 AM