October 5, 1942 ~ December 19, 2010
Micheal Allen Gooselaw, 68, passed away at Sanford Health, Sunday, December 19, 2010, surrounded by his family.
Micheal was born to Frank and Cecelia Gooselaw on October 5, 1942 at St. Vincent, Minnesota. He grew up and attended school in the St. Vincent-Humboldt Minnesota area. Micheal served in the Navy from 1960 to 1964. He graduated from Moler Barber College in Fargo and worked as a barber in Miles City Montana before returning to Fargo in 1969. Mike worked at the Fargo Foundry from 1969 until 1978. Micheal Gooselaw and Diana Caswell were married in Wahpeton, ND on September 11, 1971. Micheal began work with the City of Fargo in 1978 and retired in 2002.
Micheal was an avid golfer, loved deer hunting with his wife, and collected guns. His grandchildren were his pride and joy. He enjoyed watching boxing, hockey, football, westerns, commercials, and golf.
He is survived by his wife, Diana, Fargo; children: Derek (Lindsay) Gooselaw, West Fargo, Mark Gooselaw, Seattle, WA, Misty (Erin) Ward, Dilworth, MN; his brother and sisters: Palmer (Sandra) Gooselaw, Fargo, Louise (Maynard) Docken, Hallock, MN, Marie Longfors, Osage, MN; grandchildren: Alexis, Ashtyn, and Maxwell Gooselaw, Madison and Liberty Ward; his godchild, Marilyn Schultz; and many nieces and nephews.