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Lester Hegg

Lester Hegg

Lester C. Hegg, age 94 of Bemidji, MN died Friday, April 26, 2013 in Neilson Place, Bemidji.

Memorial Services will be 10:30 AM Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at the Olson-Schwartz Funeral Home with Pastor Rick Clyde officiating. Family will greet friends for one hour before the service at the funeral home.

He was born April 3, 1919 to Sigurd and Elise Hegg in Shevlin, MN. He lived and worked the majority of his life in the Bmeidji area. He served in the military during WWII and was honorably discharged in 1945.

He is survived by his wife; 6 children; 1 sister; 1 brother; 16 grandchildren; 34 great-grandchildren and 6 great-great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents; one daughter and 3 sisters.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to Sanford Home Care and Hospice.

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