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Beverly E. Oistad, 86

Beverly E. Oistad, 86, of Argyle, MN died Wednesday, April 21, 2010 at North Valley Health Center in Warren.

She was born August 31, 1923 in Argyle, Mn to Fred and Elaine Craik where she was the youngest of three children, Robert and Elaine (Cedy) and Beverley . Beverly graduated form Argyle High School on May 28, 1941. She was united in marriage to Oliver M. Oistad on November 27, 1947 in Karlstad, Mn where they made there home in Karlstad. They raised two children, Nancy and Jean. Oliver passed away on May 25, 1952 and Beverly moved to Argyle. She was employed as a deputy sheriff in Marshall County from July 1, 1959 to July 1, 1979 until her retirement.

Left to mourn her passing are her children, Nancy (John) Makowski of Portland, Michigan and Jean (Gary) Oen of Argyle, MN; grandchildren, Beth (Mitchell) Grohowski, Sarah (Jason) Fox, Bree (Anthony) Safranski, and Bjorn (Ellishia) Turnwall; great-grandchildren, Madisen, Ashten and Carsen Safranski and Freyden and Bailey Turnwall and Connor Fox

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband Oliver; one grandchild, one sister and brother in law, Wallace and Cedy Rost; and one brother and sister in law, Robert and Anna Craik.

GRAVESIDE SERVICE: 10:30 AM on Monday, April 26, 2010 at Woodlawn Cemetery in Argyle, MN.

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Officiating – Jan Lamb, Chaplain of the Good Samaritan Center.

Arrangements with DuBore Funeral Home of Warren, MN.

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