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Brad Floberg

October 31, 1955 - September 09, 2016

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September 15, 2016
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Wildeman-Boulger Funeral Home

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September 15, 2016
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

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Brad Floberg

October 31, 1955 - September 09, 2016

Obituary

Bradley Lyle Floberg, 60, of Hillsboro, North Dakota, passed away on Friday, September 9th, 2016 in his home. Born in Moorhead, Minnesota to the late Walter & Alvina (Koval) Floberg, he lived most of his life in Hillsboro and Caledonia.

Brad was a passionate man who enjoyed the simple things in life. He was a very hard worker and proud of what he did during his 37 years as a sugar boiler at American Crystal Sugar. 

Brad was extremely loving and proud of his three daughters that he shared with his ex wife Kathi. Sherrie Mills and her husband Rich, of Fargo, Shannon Miller of Fargo, and Katie Nettum and her husband Brandon, of Cummings. Not only was he an amazing father, but he was an extradorinary grandpa to Reagan & Lane (Katie) who loved to spend as much time as they could with Papa Brad.

He is also survived by his sister Kay (Bob) Miller, of Alexandria, SD, Sandy (Darryl) Nohr, of Fargo, ND, and his brother Jerry (Sandy) Floberg, of Dilworth, MN. He was preceded in death by his mother and father Walter & Alvina, his sister Lois, his granddaughter Isabella, and his best friend, Buxton Bob.

In his spare time he enjoyed being with his 3 daughters and their families, being a grandpa, cooking, canning, gardening, and anything outdoors related. Brad always said he wanted a son, but he never knew that God would grant him 3 beautiful daughters who could outshoot anyone, fish like a fisherman, and give him the father/daughter bond he never even knew was possible. During the summer and fall, he loved to show his girls how to take fresh vegetables from the garden and can them so they could take them home to share with their families and friends. Not only did he provide canned goods and cooked meals to his family, but he loved to share it with his friends and neighbors as well. He loved to eat from his garden, but he also loved to fish and hunt to provide for his family and friends, and pass on his traditions to his daughters and grandchildren.

Brad was not only an amazing father, but an incredible father in law. He loved to teach his sons in law about fishing, hunting, shooting, cooking, how to fix things, and mostly, how to treat his daughters right. He was a family orientated man who loved to have his siblings and their families over for any occasion so he could cook for them and they all could tell stories for everyone to laugh along with.

During his lifetime on this earth, he will always be remembered for his generous heart, his warm hugs, his encouraging words, wisdom beyond anyones years, and how much he loved his family. He will be missed by so many, but especially his 3 daughters who looked up to him in every way possible.

To the man who taught us so much and made us who we are, this is not goodbye for now, but see you later.

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22 responses to “Brad Floberg”

  1. Jeremy Magnuson says:

    Very sorry for your loss. Brad was always good at telling me how i should be doing things and also to tell me when i was wrong. Ha. Way way to soon for you to be gone Brad as i am sure i could use some more advice. Prayers to all. Rest in peace my friend

  2. Trent Liska says:

    I got to enjoy his company fishing at the park and also a good report on what the fish would bite on. RIP buddy gonna miss ya.

  3. Debbie Bjorem says:

    Dearest family of Brad, I’m so so sorry for your loss…..love and prayers to you ALL!! hugz!

  4. Mary Remore says:

    Brad will be missed he was great friend. Prayers to the family. May you rest in piece buddy!

  5. Maureen Sharpe says:

    So sorry to hear this news .. always enjoyed visiting with Brad and his fun humor!
    Sympathy and Prayers for the family. Gone way too soon!
    Maureen Sharpe

  6. Nichole Boyd says:

    I was lucky enough to get to enjoy his wonderful, homemade sauerkraut. Thanks for sharing him! Love, hugs and prayers to Sherrie and Rich, Katie, and Shannon. So sorry for your loss❤️

  7. Jamie says:

    So very sorry for this painful loss! My condolences to your family! With love,
    Jamie O’Leary Howard

  8. Jackie Senf says:

    Sherrie, I know how much you loved him and how much you will miss him. Hugs

  9. Becki Harstad says:

    RIP Brad. You are gone too soon, and will be missed by all who knew you.

  10. Lynette Eberhardt says:

    Brad was a wonderful person. I really enjoyed talking to him. I will miss him a great deal. Hugs and prayers to his family.

  11. Michelle Mills and Nathan Fryett says:

    So sorry for your loss. He shared some of his canned goods with us and we still have mason jars that we intended to return to him. He has three amazing daughters and we are lucky that Sherrie is a part of our family too. Thinking of you all. Sending you our love.

  12. Pam (Wright) Logalbo says:

    RIP Brad. What a huge loss for all of us. Sympathies to all! He will be dearly missed! Thoughts and prayers to family and friends!

  13. Greg & Mary (Balstad) Dronen says:

    So sorry for your loss.

  14. Ken Brown says:

    Rich and Sherrie: We are so sorry for the loss of your Dad. May God be with you at this most difficult time. You are in our prayers. Ken and Lynn

  15. Guy Kerr says:

    RIP Brad. Sympathy to his family and loved ones.

  16. Pete & Claudia Anderson says:

    We worked with Brad at American Crystal and Red River Valley Co-op. It was an honor to know and work with him.

  17. Marilyn filipi says:

    Leigh and I worked with Brad for years and he was a fun loving guy. He will be missed. Rest in peace Brad!

  18. Bill & Sharon Mueller says:

    Thinking of Brad’s family during this difficult time. Know that our thoughts and prayers are with you all.

  19. Sandy (Beltz) Martin says:

    Sending special Guardian Angels that multiply as needed for family and friends.

  20. LouAnn Lussi says:

    Our thoughts and prayers are with Brads family.

  21. Kathy Mickelson says:

    My sympathy to Brads family. I grew up in that area and new the family. Prayers to all.
    Kathy Mickelson.

  22. Amaury Alonso says:

    I am very sorry for your loss. It is extremely sad to see someone who shared so much love and wisdom pass away. In the Bible (Acts 24:15) we find hope that we will see hug and be with our loved ones again. May god be with you all and your family through this difficult time.

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