Wayne Howard Colrud, 76, Morris, Minn., a Rosholt native, died Thursday, Oct. 29, 2015, at the Swift County Hospital in Benson, Minn.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Monday, Nov. 2, at Faith Lutheran Church in Morris, Minn.
Visitation will be at the Pedersen Funeral Home in Morris from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 1, and at the church from 9:30 a.m. Monday until the services.
Memorials to the family are preferred.
Condolences may be offered online at www.pedersenfh.com.
He enlisted in to the U.S. Air Force where he worked for air
police and was stationed in Korea, Argentina and San Antonio, Texas.
After he was honorably discharged, he returned to Rosholt,
where he worked as a meat cutter.
He was married to Nancy Schneider Jan. 9, 1971, in Chippewa
He worked as a meat cutter in Chippewa Falls, Bemidji,
Morris and Wheaton, retiring at the age of 62. Wayne was also a janitor for
Faith Lutheran Church for 12 years before his health declined. He continued to
live in Morris until his death.
He was a member of Faith Lutheran Church, The Masonic Lodge
and the Morris Eagles Club.
Survivors include one son, Shawn Colrud, Morris, Minn.; one
daughter, Heidi Hens, Starbuck, Minn.; three sisters, Phyllis Bradish,
Greenfield, Dawn (Paul) LaNoble, Junction City, and Faye (Chet) Yenter,
Rosholt; three grandchildren, Kyle, Mira and Nadia; and his former wife, Nancy
(Scott) Zimmerman, Morris, Minn.