Richard (Dick) A. Burd, 64, of Nielsville, MN died Tuesday, December 20, 2005 in the Hillsboro Nursing Home.
Richard A. Burd was born April 10, 1941 in Halstad, MN, the son of Charles and Ann (Nygaard) Burd. He grew up on the family farm which was located near Cummings, ND and Nielsville, MN. His elementary education was in the Bingham country school in rural Cummings. He graduated from Climax High School in 1959. Richard married Joyce Eidem on June 30, 1962 in Alexandria, MN. The couple lived and farmed on the family farm with Richard?s brother, Bruce, and later with his sons until the time of his death.
He is survived by his sons, Michael C. (Kelly) Burd, Hillsboro, ND and Douglas Burd, Nielsville, MN, and a daughter, Suzanne (Jason) Querze, Madawaska, Maine; 2 grandsons, Derek and Seth; 2 brothers, Miles (LouAnn), Glata, MT and Bruce (Twila), Hillsboro, ND; and a sister, Barbara (David) Kaldahl, Pelican Lake, MN.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Joyce, who died in 1999; his parents; and two brothers, William and Charles Jr.
Memorial Service: Friday, December 23, 2005 11 a.m. ? Wildeman Funeral Home, Hillsboro, ND
Arrangements entrusted to Wildeman Funeral Home, Hillsboro, ND
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