Emil Skurdal

WILLISTON – Emil Skurdal, 93, Williston, died Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013, in a Bismarck hospital.

He was born March 12, 1919, to Anton and Anna Skurdal, in Esmond. He served in the Army as a cook during World War II. He married Marjorie Anderson on Oct. 26, 1946, in Svea Township.

Survivors: daughters, Pat Johnson, Costa Mesa, Calif., Karen Skaare, Debbie Birch, Susan Herring and Jen Schell, all Williston, Corky Fredricksen, Rock Springs, Wyo., Barb Skurdal, Bismarck; son, Robert, Williston; 22 grandchildren; 25 great-grandchildren; brothers, Gust, Williston, Carl, Billings, Mont.; and sister, Myrtle Bar, Williston,

Funeral: Wednesday, 11 a.m., Our Redeemer’s Lutheran Church, Williston.

Burial: Riverview Cemetery, Williston.

Visitation: Today, 9 a.m. to 7 p.m., in Everson Funeral Home, Williston.