Oct. 25, 1954-Aug. 7, 2014
Virginia Anne Torgeson, age 59, of Crosby and Ambrose, passed away after a short illness on Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014, at Trinity Hospital in Minot.
Anne was born Oct. 25, 1954, in Grand Rapids, Mich., to Gerald and Sylvia Cederquist. Anne graduated from Westby High School in Montana.
Anne Cederquist married Keith Torgeson on Feb. 29 1980, in Las Vegas, Nev.
Anne and Keith worked side by side on their farm in Ambrose. Anne loved the outdoors, baking, and a good NASCAR race, Sturgis, and hiking and trips to Colorado. She was an all- around Domestic Goddess.
Above all her greatest treasure was being with her grandkids. She had a special knack for picking gifts for everyone (you knew it was from the heart).
Anne is survived by her loving husband Keith; her children, Heather Morse, Bob Peterson, Shawn Peterson; grandkids, Derrick Anderson, Andrew Morse, Hunter Morse, Greg Murray.
She is also survived by her mother, Sylvia Cederquist of Hooper, Utah; siblings, Jerry (Ronda) Cederquist of Palmer, Alaska, Michael (Robin) Cederquist of Hooper, Utah, Liz (Bob) Dale, of Windber, Pa., Chris (Benita) Cederquist of Fort Collins, Colo.; and many nieces and nephews.
Anne was preceded in death by her father, Gerald Cederquist; grandmother, MaryAnn (Nan) Cederquist; grandfather, Maynard (Gramps) Cederquist; grandmother, Virginia (Oline) Baker; grandfather, Hayward Baker; mother-in-law Eunice Torgeson; father-in-law, Murray Torgeson.
Funeral services will be Tuesday, Aug. 12, 2014, at 11 a.m. at Ambrose Lutheran Church in Ambrose.
Burial will follow at Ambrose Cemetery in Ambrose.
Visitation will be Monday, Aug. 11, 2014, from 3 to 7 p.m. at Stakston-Martin Funeral Home in Crosby and one hour before the service at the church.
The family suggests memorials to The American Cancer Society or The Upper Missouri Ministry or to a charity of your choice.
Stakston-Martin Funeral Home of Crosby is in charge of arrangements.