Harold S. Wick, Sr.,
age 92 of Faribault and formerly Bemidji, died on Tuesday, September 22,
2009 at District One Hospital, Faribault surrounded by his family.
Funeral services will be held at the Boldt Funeral Home, Faribault
on Saturday, September 26, 2009 at 11 a.m. with the Reverend Richard L.
Jorgensen, Pastor of First English Lutheran Church, Faribault officiating.
Interment will be in Roat Memorial Cemetery, rural Bemidji on Sunday,
September 27 at 1 p.m.
Visitation will be at the funeral home for one hour prior to the
service on Saturday.
Harold Stuart, the son of Roy and Anna (Jenson) Wick was born June
12, 1917 in Grand Forks, ND. He graduated from Grand Forks Central in 1936.
Harold married Florence Dilworth on October 5, 1940 in Crookston. He worked
as a brakeman for the Great Northern Railroad. During World War II, he
served in the U.S. Navy and was a Pearl Harbor survivor. He worked for
Northern States Power in Grand Forks and Faribault. After retirement in
1979, they moved to Bemidji, where he lived until recently moving back to
Faribault. Florence preceded him in death on October 9, 2001.
He is survived by seven children, Harold Jr. (and Claire) of
Bemidji, Roger (and Susan) of Fargo, ND, Stephen of Bemidji, Paul (and
Connie) of Owatonna, Peggy (and William) Berg of Faribault, Gary of Bemidji
and Sally (and Randy) Schuehle of Eagan; 18 grandchildren and 31 great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Florence; a
grandson, Matthew Schuehle; a daughter in law, Mandy and nine siblings,
Milton, Manford, Stanley, Norma, Vernice, Elaine, Meryl, Warren and Beverly.
Memorials may be directed to First English Lutheran Church,
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