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Harold D. Furland, 87

Mar 22, 2020

Harold Furland

Frost Harold Duane Furland, age 87, of Frost, passed away on Saturday, March 14, 2020 at Abbott Northwestern Hospital in Minneapolis. Memorial services will be held at a later date.

Harold was born on Dec. 2, 1932 in rural Guckeen to Roy and Myrtle (Beason) Furland. He graduated from East Chain High School in 1951. Harold enlisted in the United States Army and served two years in Korea. He later worked in construction, as a union brick layer until his retirement at age 66. Harold married Carolyn Quam on April 5, 1958 at the United Lutheran Church in Frost. Together the couple lived happily in their Frost home for over 60 years.

Harold was a member of the Brick Layers and Allied Craftworkers Union, a lifetime member of the VFW, and a member of United Lutheran Church in Frost. His hobbies included gardening, fishing, and going south to Lake Havasu to spend time with friends.

He is survived by his wife, Carolyn; children, David Furland, of White Bear Lake, and Karen (Brian) Erdahl, of Florida; brothers, Russell (Ruth) Furland, and Darrell (Karalyn) Furland; and grand-children, Katrina and Benjamin Erdahl.

Harold is preceded in death by his parents, and siblings, Donald, Kenneth, Alice, and Doris.