John Orvin Flatgard, 90, of Brainerd, Minnesota, formerly of Windom, Minnesota, passed away at his home on Wednesday, May 27, 2009. Funeral Services are planned for Saturday, May 30, 2009 at 10:30a.m. at Bethany Lutheran Church in Christiana Township, Jackson County, with Reverend Andrew Flatgard officiating. Burial will take place immediately following the services at Bethany Lutheran Cemetery, Christiana Township.
A visitation will be held on Friday, May 29, 2009 from 5-7pm at the Osterberg Funeral Home and on Saturday one hour prior to the services at the church.
John Orvin Flatgard, the son of Julius and Jensina (Ellefson) Flatgard, was born on
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John is survived by his four children, Darrell Flatgard of Montevideo, Minnesota, Barbara Flatgard (Larry LaRue) of Bloomington, Minnesota, Duane (Charlene) Flatgard of Hattiesburg, Mississippi, and Tammy (Cory) Myran of Brainerd, Minnesota; five grandchildren, Mitchell Flatgard, Melissa Flatgard, Spencer (Lou) Flatgard, Andrew (Shelley) Flatgard and John Myran; three great-grandchildren, Chaz Richardson, Tanner Richardson, and Andie Flatgard; and one sister Olene (Art) Peckham of Sugarland, Texas.
John was preceded in death by his parents, his wife of 65 years Doris, and 3 brothers and 7 sisters.
Blessed Be the Memory of John Orvin Flatgard.