Howard Ogaard

ALEXANDRIA, Minn. Howard Ogaard, 59, Alexandria, formerly of Minot, died Saturday, May 17, 2014, from injuries suffered in a motorcycle accident in Alexandria.

He was born Oct. 5, 1954, to Raymond and Shirley Ogaard, in Buffalo, N.Y. He served in the Navy. He married Donna Haman on May 23, 1992, in Rugby.

Survivors: wife; sons, Ryan, Williston, Jason, Minot, and Daniel, Alexandria; daughter, Leslie Leraas, Alexandria; seven grandchildren; brothers, Kevin, Elgin, Ill., and Jeff, Port Orchard, Wash.; sisters, Lynn Bertsch, Minot, Kim Bolin Ogaard, West Fargo, and Alison Schmidt, Horace.

Funeral: Friday, 3 p.m., St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Alexandria.

Burial: St. Mary’s Catholic Church Cemetery, Alexandria.

Visitation: Thursday, 4 to 8 p.m., and Friday, one hour prior to the service, in the church.

(Anderson Funeral Home, Alexandria)