Dale Widerstrand

December 12, 1953 ~ April 30, 2022 (age 68)

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Dale Widerstrand, 68, of Warren, MN, formerly of Fargo, ND, passed away at his home early Saturday morning, April 30, 2022 with his family by his side.

Dale Murray Widerstrand was born on December 12, 1953 in Richland, WA, the son of Don and Nora Goodrich. He was adopted by Erland and Victoria Widerstrand at the age of 6 and raised in Lancaster, MN. Dale graduated from Lancaster High School in 1972.

He served in the United States Air Force from 1973 – 1981. He met Donna Sjostrand in school and eventually married his “Funny Face” on October 21, 1972. They lived in several places including Alamogordo, NM and Minot, ND until they settled in Fargo, ND where he was an over the road trucker. They recently had moved to Warren.

He enjoyed music (especially saxophone and piano) and he loved spending time with his family.

Left to mourn his passing are his wife, Donna; three children, Jason Dale, Sandra Dawn and Kevin Robert; four grandchildren, Emma, Alexis, Tiara and Joey and two sisters, Konni Melin and Karel Erickson.

He was preceded in death by his parents; grandson, Jesse Ryan; son-in-law, Robert Cochise and brother, Don Goodrich II.

Celebrating the life and impact of Dale Murray Widerstrand on Friday, May 6, 2022 at 11:00 AM at Lancaster Covenant Church, Lancaster Minnesota. Come celebrate with us, sharing memories with family and friends. Galen Nordin, friend from school and local pastor, will be officiating this event.

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Celebration of Life
May 6, 2022

11:00 AM
Lancaster Covenant Church
108 West 3rd St
Lancaster, MN 56735

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