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Neil “Pete” Erdahl , formerly of Rosholt, SD and currently of Fargo, passed away on Saturday April 3rd at his home.
Pete was born January 27, 1932 in Rosholt, SD, the fourth child to Enoch and Hannah Erdahl. He was raised in Rosholt and attended Rosholt High School and graduated in 1950. In high school he participated in football, basketball, and baseball. In 1951 he enlisted in the United States Air Force for four years of which 3 years were spent in England as a Radio Operator. As a Sergeant he was discharged in 1954 and went on to Barber School. He worked as a barber for 20 years in Sisseton and Rosholt.
He married Elvonne Wehner on June 9, 1957. They lived in Rosholt where they raised their family of two girls, Joan and Carol. He worked for the Rosholt School District for 20 years and enjoyed watching the girls grow and participate in sports, never missing a game or a track meet.
He loved having a garden, and the bigger the better. He enjoyed woodworking and made many furniture pieces for his children, grandchildren and their dolls. When in season, he loved to hunt and fish. He was an avid sports enthusiast enjoying watching in person and on TV.
Pete played an active role in his community including being a member of the fire department, church, cemetery association, and American Legion.
He is survived by his wife Elvonne of Fargo, ND, two daughters Joan, (Michael) Pardy of Naples, FL, Carol (Tim) Jahner of Fargo ND, his sister Arline Judish and two grandchildren Hannah and Emily.