Archie Bigwood

BOTTINEAU Archie Bigwood, 84, Bottineau, died Sunday, Sept. 29, 2013, in a Bottineau nursing home.

He was born June 2, 1929, to William and Alta Bigwood, at St. Thomas. He married Arloween Bollinger on Dec. 28, 1951. She died in November 1994. He married Marilyn Stead in December 1999 in Minot.

He served in the Navy from Dec. 26, 1950, until Dec. 3, 1954.

Survivors: wife; daughters, Jacqueline Anderson, Lori Bigwood-Pecarina, Kimberly Christianson; son, Jeffrey; 13 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; brothers, Roy, Lyle and Paul; sisters, Margaret, Betty and Marion.

Funeral: Friday, 2 p.m., First Lutheran Church, Bottineau.

Burial: Oak Creek Cemetery, Bottineau.

Visitation: Today, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., Nero Funeral Home, Bottineau.