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Gilman O. Nygaard, 88, of Red Wing

Gilman O. Nygaard, 88, of Red Wing, died Friday at Fairview Red Wing Medical Center. He married Joy on Nov. 27, 1948, in Minot, N.D., worked for Marigold Dairy in Red Wing for 28 years, and drove a bus in Red Wing for the DAC for the handicapped for 10 years. He enjoyed fishing, metal detecting, and boating on the Mississippi River.

He is survived by his wife; sons Rod (Terri) and Cary (Betty); daughter Susan (Roy) Barnes; six grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by brothers Kenneth and Wally, and a sister, Mildred Gustafson.

Funeral will be 1 p.m. Friday at First Evangelical Lutheran Church in Red Wing. There will be a gathering two hours before the service at the church. Burial will be in Oakwood Cemetery. Memorials are preferred to the church. Wise Family Funeral Home in Hastings is handling the arrangements.

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