Randy Skoglund, Holt, MN, age 65, died Monday, July 2, 2018 at Altru Hospital, Grand Forks, ND
Funeral service will be Sunday, July 8, 2018 at 2:00 PM at Nazareth Lutheran Church in Holt, MN with Reverend Cathie Rhodes Officiating. Burial will be at the Holt Cemetery at Holt, MN. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service on Sunday at the church.
Randy Duane Skoglund was born October 28, 1952 at Thief River Falls, MN son of Bob and Arlene (Horien) Skoglund. He was raised at Holt, MN and attended grade school in Holt and Graduated from Newfolden High School.
He was drafted into the National Guard and served for 6 months. He enjoyed riding his Harley Davidson motorcycle.
On April 28, 1995 Randy was united in marriage to Charito Michaela “Jean” Linsangan at Nazareth Lutheran Church in Holt, MN.
Randy worked with his father in the construction business for several years and later went on to own his own cabinet shop and owned and operated an Oriental Furniture Store which he ran until his health forced him to retire in 2001.
Lord Jesus Christ and without Dr. Luis Jain from Roseau, MN hospital, Randy would not have been on this earth for the past 16 years. The family would like to extend a big ThankYou to all of the Doctors and nurses at the hospitals and to all staff of Thief River Care Center.
Randy built many model airplanes and miniature covered wagons after he got sick.
He is survived by his loving wife Jean of over 23 years; father Bob Skoglund of Holt, MN; brother Ryan Skoglund of Holt, MN; nieces Asiah and Aspyn Derebery of Oklahoma; brother-in-law Leon Derebery; sisters-in-law Cezarina and Connie; nephew Erickson; uncles Vernon (Madeline) Skoglund, Emery (Millie) Horien, Mark (Shirley) Horien; aunts Marlys (Frank) Langowski, Lucille (John) Rakowski; along with cousins and extended family.
Randy is preceded in death by his mother and sister Robyn Derebery and mother-in-law Inocencia Linsangan.