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Charles Olaus Hensrud

June 03, 1939 - December 07, 2012

HENSRUD, Charles O. June 3,1939 - December 7, 2012 Charles was born in Grand Forks, ND. He grew up in Mekinock, ND, and graduated from Emerado High School. In 1957, he married Jean Griffin. They had three children. Charles worked for Eriksons Dairy in Larimore, ND. In 1968, Charles moved to Spokane, WA. He worked for Darigold Dairy. He met and married Monica Jarret in 1972, and became the father of two more daughters. Charles and Monica operated Crestline Auction for many years. Charles was self taught appliance repair. He repaired appliances and almost anything else until his retirement. He loved being with his family and fishing. He is survived by his wife; son, David (Cindy), Spokane; daughters: Lori Moreland, Post Falls; Debbie (David) Aaland, Northwood, ND; Darcey (Mike) Isbey, Spokane; and Karen (Rick) Harris, Spokane. Sisters: Patsy (Harland) Rustad, Oslo, MN; Roberta Hensrud, Vancouver, WA; sister-in-law Vicki (Dave) Schreiner, Grand Forks, ND; 12 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. Also survived by several cousins and neices and nephews. Charles was preceded in death by his parents, brother Allen, and a granddaughter.


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