Nosterud, Lauritz

NOSTERUD – Lauritz Nosterud of Tilley, Alberta died on July 22, 1982 at Brooks, Alberta at the age of 81 years.

He was born at Hole, Norway on August 8, 1900.

He married Aarny Ryt­terager in Norway on March 26, 1927 and follow­ing their marriage, im­migrated to Canada to set­tle in Duchess and later the One Tree district. In 1942 they moved to Tilley where he farmed until one year ago.

He was a member of the Bethany Lutheran Church’; He was predeceased by an infant daughter, Ingrid. in March 1940.

Surviving are his wife, Aarny of Tilley; two daughters, Mrs. Karin Pedersen of Camrose and Mrs. Dean (Elsa) Hendricksen of Brooks; three sons, Tom of Tilley, Lief of Moosomin, Sask. and Rolf of Prince Albert, Sask.; 19 grandchildren and one great-grandchild; also four sisters and two brothers in Norway.

Funeral service was held in Bethany Lutheran Church on Saturday, July 24 at 2 p.m. with Pastor William Braaten officiating. Interment followed in the Bethany Cemetery.

Pallbearers were Vic Pedersen, Ian Pedersen, Dennis Hendricksen, James Hendricksen, Eilert Rebne and Dave Munro.

If friends desire dona­tions may be made to Camrose Lutheran College, Lutheran Theological Seminar or the Bethany Lutheran Church Memorial Fund.

Smith Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.