EDWIN CARLSTAD, Obituary
June 27, 2002
CHESTER Edwin Arne "Ed" Carlstad, 72, died Sunday, June 23, 2002, at a Chester hospital after a 5-year battle with cancer.
Memorial services will be 3 p.m. Tuesday at Our Savior's Lutheran Church in Chester. Burial of ashes with military rites will follow at the Chester Cemetery.
Ed was born March 31, 1930, Columbus, N.D., to Arne Karlstad and Edna Arneson. Arne died before Ed was born and Edna married Arne's brother Otto two years later.
Ed received his formal education at Fortuna, N.D., then began working as a farm and construction laborer. He joined the National Guard and was called into...