Oscar Ronald Evenson, 82, died Sept. 22, 2013, in Salem, Ore.
Graveside services will be held in Fosston, Minn., during the summer of 2014.
He was born the fifth of six children on March 26, 1931, to Oscar C. and Ruth B. Evenson, on the family farm in Bejou Township, Minnesota. He attended grade school at both Harvey and Bejou Elementary and graduated from Mahnomen High School in 1949.
After a two-year army career in the medical corps, he married Vivian Marie Whaley on July 2, 1956, in Fosston, Minn.
He earned a bachelor’s degree in business education from Bemidji State College. During...