2013-03-28 / Obituaries

Alan Arthur Sundby, 69, of Moffit

Alan Arthur Sundby, 69, Moffit, passed away Wednesday, March 20, 2013, at Sanford Health, Bismarck.

Alan was born Jan. 5, 1944, in Washburn, the son of LeRoy G. and Carol (Brown) Sundby. He was raised and educated in Turtle Lake, and graduated from Turtle Lake High School. He attended college at University of North Dakota, Grand Forks and moved to Fargo where he received his aircraft and power plant license.

He married Sharon Edwards on Feb. 17, 1968, in Moffit. He was an iron worker for many years, retired and was then self-employed as a marine propeller rebuilder. He could fix anything but the crack of dawn.

Alan is survived by his wife, Sharon, Moffit; his children, son, Patrick Sundby, and daughter, Heather, both of Bismarck; his mother, Carol; his sisters, Joanne (Ronald) Schlafman, Turtle Lake and Lori Allison, Minneapolis; his brothers, Dennis, Turtle Lake, and Mark (Bonnie), Bismarck; and many cousins and friends.

He was preceded in death by his father, LeRoy Sundby.

A memorial service was held at 11:30 a.m. Monday, March 25, 2013, at Parkway Funeral Service, 2330 Tyler Parkway, Bismarck.

Burial was held at the North Dakota Veterans Cemetery, Mandan.

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