Harold Swenson

DEVILS LAKE Harold Swenson, 88, Dickinson, formerly of Rock Lake and Warwick, died Tuesday, June 18, 2013, in a Maplewood, Minn., nursing home.

He was born March 11, 1925, to Carl and Clara Swenson, on a farm near Warwick. He joined the Army in May 1945 and served in Germany until his discharge in December 1946. He married Laila Martin on Aug. 30, 1947, in Devils Lake.

Survivors: sons, Darold, Minot, Sheldon, Dickinson, Jeff, White Bear Lake, Minn.; nine grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and sister, Olga Kaeding, Roseau, Minn.

Funeral: Friday, 11 a.m., Ruger Park Recreation Center, Devils Lake.

Burial: All Nations Lutheran Cemetery, Rock Lake.

Visitation: Friday, one hour prior to the service, at the recreation center.

(Gilbertson Funeral Home, Devils Lake)