Marlin L. Bergstad, 45

Published 11:08 am Wednesday, August 17, 2011

Marlin L. Bergstad, 45, of Austin, died Saturday, Aug. 13, at his home.

Marlin Bergstad

He was born Jan. 20, 1966, in Preston, Minn., to Floyd and Nyliene (Gross) Bergstad. After growing up in Hayfield, Minn., Marlin moved to California for many years. He returned to Minnesota and lived in Minneapolis for a few years and moved back to Austin a few months ago. He was a healthcare worker, a member of the Lutheran faith, and enjoyed computers, Facebook and traveling.

Survivors include his father, Floyd Bergstad of Austin; brother, Matthew A. Bergstad of Faribault, Minn.; two sisters, Rebecca Eklund of Faribault and Debara Smith of Brownsdale; many other relatives and friends.

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He was preceded in death by his mother and one brother, Aaron.

Memorial services will be 1 p.m. Friday, Aug. 19, at the Worlein Funeral Home Chapel in Austin. Visitation will be held one hour before the service. In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred to the family.

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