Clayton A. “Bud” Lyngaas, 88, of Moorhead, formerly of CampbellPublished 11:18am Tuesday, October 29, 2013
Clayton A. “Bud” Lyngaas, 88, of Moorhead, formerly of Campbell, died Friday, Oct. 25, 2013, at Eventide Lutheran Home in Moorhead. Clayton Allen Lyngaas was born Aug. 24, 1925, the son of Lars and Mathilda (Hanson) Lyngaas, in Bradford Township, rural Doran.
He was raised there and attended country school.
On June 10, 1945, he married Mary Lou Klindt at Vukku Lutheran Church in rural Foxhome.
They made their home on the Lyngaas family farm where they farmed and raised their family.
Bud took great pride in his dairy herd and grain farm.
Bud and Mary were a team who did everything together and enjoyed 68 years of married life.
In 2006, they retired and moved to Fergus Falls, and in 2011, moved to Linden Tree Circle at Eventide in Moorhead.
Bud was a lifelong member of Vukku Lutheran Church.
He was active in all of his children’s activities and also enjoyed hunting.
For many years he made sure that snow was removed from the roads and farmsteads of many of his neighbors.
He is survived by his wife, Mary Lou; daughters, Cheeri (Darrel) Hestdalen, Fargo, and Charlotte (Rick) Quam, Pelican Rapids; a daughter-in-law, Brenda (John) Schander, Sykeston, N.D.; grandchildren, Kirsten (Josh) Buchholz; and their children, Cora and Peter, Jans (Tiffeny) Hestdalen and their child, Reegan; Michelle (Ryan) Mulliken, and their children, Shelby and Megan, Eric (Jami) Deal, and their children, Ethan, Dylann, Lauren and Alexa, Jessica Lyngaas, and her children, Levi, Lucas, and Morgan, Lisa (Todd) Berg and their children, Lane and Wade, and Casey Lyngaas; and many nieces and nephews.
Bud was preceded in death by his parents; a son, Larry; grandson, Lance; and two infant children. He was the last of eight siblings that included Oswald and Leon Lyngaas, Mildred Gowin, Alice Allenspach, Esther Allenspach, Helen Gowin and Lorraine Kurth.
Visitation: One hour prior to service
Memorial Service: 2 p.m. Friday, at Bottolfson Chapel at Eventide Lutheran Home, Moorhead
Burial: Vukku Lutheran Church Cemetery, Rural Foxhome,
Funeral Home: Korsmo Funeral Service, Moorhead