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Randy L. Halverson, 57

May 31, 2013

Randy L. Halverson

Frost Randy L. Halverson, age 57, of Frost, died Wednesday, May 22, 2013, at United Hospital, in Blue Earth.

A Celebration in memory of Randy’s Life was held on May 31, 2013, at the Frost Community Center. Burial was in United Lutheran Cemetery, Frost. Patton Funeral Home & Cremation Service of Blue Earth assisted the family with the arrangements.

Randy was born Feb. 21, 1956, in Britt, Iowa, the son of Adrian and Velma (McClain) Halverson. He was raised and educated in Frost, graduating from Frost High School in 1974. He attended Redwing Vocational and Technical College and began driving large trucks. He was married to Julie A. Evans on April 22, 1989 in Frost. Randy drove for several local trucking companies before starting Halverson Brothers Trucking with his brother, Bill, in 1991. They continued to operate the business to the present. Randy was a 30-year member of the Frost Fire Department and was the current Assistant Chief. He was also serving on the Frost City Council. Randy enjoyed boating and his summer trips to the Brainerd Drag Races. He also enjoyed working on his trucks; he was fortunate that his work was also his favorite hobby.

Randy is survived by his son, Adrian Halverson, of Frost; brothers, Bill (Mary) Halverson, of Frost, and Buck (Laurie) Halverson, of Blue Earth; sister-in-law, Linda Halverson, of Tucson, Ariz.; former wife, Julie Halverson, of Frost; stepson, Jared (Elana) Beckmann, of Winona; stepdaughter, Alicia Hastings, of St. Peter; step-grandchildren, Averie and Brynn Beckmann, and Emmalyn Hastings; close friend, Kevin Steinhauer; and several nieces and nephews who adored him. He leaves behind many dear friends, co-workers and extended family members whom he loved dearly.

He was preceded in death by his parents; and brother, Roger Halverson.

Web tributes may be left at www.pattonfh.com