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Obituary for Paul Colsrud Sr.

Paul Colsrud Sr.
Paul Colsrud Sr., the son of John and Elmira (Harmon) Colsrud was born April 22, 1935 in Sandstone, Minnesota. He died on Friday, February 9, 2018 at the Pearl Valley Care Center in Estherville, Iowa at the age of 82.

Paul was united in marriage to Beverly Bauman. Paul worked for Chrome Truck Stop hauling fuel for truck stops and several Casey's gas stations during the day and at night hauled for Hormel for over 40 years.

Paul enjoyed hunting deer, buying and selling tractors and farm equipment and had a special love for cutting wood.

Left to cherish Paul's memory are his sons, Randy Colsrud and Paul Colsrud Jr.; eight grandchildren; eight great grandchildren; siblings, Tom Colsrud; Isabel (Toots) More and Irene Kain; and numerous nieces and nephews.

He has been preceded in death by his parents; wife, Beverly; daughters, Marie Reed; Paula Ryder; Sherri Buetner; grandchildren, Jeremy Buetner and Jessica Buetner; brothers, Bob; John; Billie; Ole and sisters, Lila Nelsen and Betty Davis.
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