Viola LaVonne Paulsrud – Obit

Viola LaVonne Paulsrud, Halstad, MN, passed away peacefully with family and staff by her side at Halstad Living Center on Mother’s Day, May 10, 2020, at the age of 93 years old.

Due to public health concerns with the coronavirus called COVID-19, a limited family funeral will be held at 11:00 AM, Friday, May 15, 2020, at Halstad Lutheran Church, Halstad, MN. To view the service please use the following link:

A drive-up visitation will be held Thursday, May 14, 2020, from 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM at Fredrikson-Ganje Funeral Home, Halstad, MN, with family in attendance.

Interment: Halstad South Cemetery.

Memorials preferred to: Halstad Lutheran Church, Halstad Living Center or Hospice of the Red River Valley.

In your absence, we encourage friends and neighbors to send a single flower or balloon that will be placed in a pew at her service on Friday in memory of Viola. Please call Sun Flowers Floral at 218-784-2280 to place an order for flowers or a balloon. If only ordering a balloon, you can also call Valley General Store in Halstad at 218-456-2148.

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Arrangements with Fredrikson-Ganje Funeral Homes
Ada & Halstad Minnesota (218-784-4600).