Luella Berglund, 76


Luella Mae Berglund, 76, died January 28, 2010 at Knute Nelson Home in Alexandria.


Luella was born July 2, 1933 in Lowry to Anton and Inga (Moen) Olson. She graduated from Glenwood High School in 1951.

On September 30, 1951, Luella was united in marriage to Donald Glenn Berglund at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Lowry. To this union, two sons were born, Gene and Jerry. The family lived in Alexandria and during this time Luella worked as a bank teller.

Luella enjoyed doing crossword puzzles, knitting, loved to go for walks and read. She also loved spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

She is survived by her son, Gene (wife, Kim) of Alexandria; two granddaughters, Sarah (husband, Matt) Evenson, Kirsten Berglund; two great-grandchildren, Moriah and Noah; brother, Vernon “Bud” Olson of Iowa; sister, Rosella Olsen of Alexandria.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Donald; son, Jerry; infant brother, brother, Bob; and sister, Elaine.

Funeral services were held Tuesday, February 2, at Calvary Lutheran Church in Alexandria with the Rev. Mark Astrup officiating. Pallbearers were Alan Olsen, Robb Olsen, Dennis Campbell, Tom Rasinski, Larry Dahl and Matt Evenson.

Burial was at Evergreen Cemetery in Alexandria.

Arrangements are with Anderson Funeral Home in Alexandria;