January 1, 1970 ~ November 16, 2013
Marvin Eddie Otterson, 84, Harwood, ND passed away on Saturday, November 16, 2013 at Sanford Health. He was born on May 2, 1929 to Edward and Myrtle (Gram) Otterson in Kindred, ND. He grew up in the Kindred and Walcott area where he attended school. In 1947, he enlisted in the Army Air Force where he was stationed in Panama. Marv was honorably discharged in 1950.
On June 8, 1952 he was united in marriage to Beverly Bunn at Trinity Lutheran Church in Enderlin, ND.
Marvin worked as a semi driver throughout his career. He was employed at Supervalu for 28 years before retiring in March 1990.
Marvin and Beverly enjoyed travelling in their motorhome. They wintered in Texas and Arizona for many years. Summers were spent at their home on Big Cormorant with their family. He also loved to watch his great-granddaughters swim at the lake.
He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Orel and Ralph Otterson; and sisters, Loyce Overland and Burnette Otterson.
He is survived by his wife of 61 years, Beverly; his daughter, Cindy (Lester) Perlenfein, Fargo, ND; granddaughters, Jamie (Tom) Rudolph, Fargo, ND; Lindsay Perlenfein, Fargo, ND; great-granddaughters, Emma and Aubrey Rudolph, Fargo, ND; brother, Allen Otterson, Moorhead, MN; sisters, Maggie (Roy) Berry, Scott City, KS; Elaine Hamilton, Carson City, NV; Annette (Roger) Larson, Fargo, ND; and many other relatives and friends.