Gerhard Ellingson

CARRINGTON – Gerhard Ellingson, 81, Carrington, formerly of Grace City, died Saturday, March 2, 2013, in a Carrington nursing home.

He was born Feb. 8, 1932, to Gunder and Inger Ellingson, in Carrington. He married Darlene Hins on Nov. 10, 1957, in Medina. He served in the Army and was stationed in Italy until his discharge.

Survivors: wife; son, Mitchell, Grace City; daughter, Janine Gisi, New Rockford; two grandchildren; and brothers, Einar, Glenfield, Arvid, West Fargo, and Lester, Carrington.

Funeral: Wednesday, 10:30 a.m., Trinity Lutheran Church, Carrington.

Burial: James River Cemetery, rural Grace City.

Visitation: Today, 1 to 7 p.m., in Evans Funeral Home, Carrington.

Prayer service: Today, 7 p.m., in the funeral home.