Lawrence Oster

HAZEN Lawrence Oster, 77, Hazen, died Monday, March 11, 2013, in a Beulah nursing home.

He was born on Dec. 1, 1935, to Jacob and Anna Oster. He enlisted in the Army in 1954, where he was a welder, and was discharged in 1957. He married Helen Schaner May 21, 1958, in New Salem.

Survivors: daughters, Dorothy Neuberger, Hazen, Cathy Rustad, Hawley, Minn., Bernadine Chitwood, Burlington; son, Steven, Hazen; seven grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; brothers, Elmer, St. Paul, Minn., Iver, Enumclaw, Wash.; and sister, Lucille Kruckenberg, Hazen.

Funeral: Friday, 10 a.m. CDT, Peace Lutheran Church, Hazen.

Burial: Church cemetery.

Visitation: Friday, one hour prior to the service, in the church.

(Barbot-Seibel Funeral Home, Hazen)