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Lloyd Bush

Lloyd Bush, 68, Harwood, died Thursday, April 8, 2010 in the Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Fargo.

Mr. Bush was born on Aug. 29, 1941 in Minot, N.D. He grew up in Minot and graduated from Minot High School. Lloyd worked for his family, during school, at Bush's Texaco of Minot. He entered the U.S. Navy in 1960, serving for four years, before his discharge. Lloyd then moved to Fargo and attended Hanson Mechanical School of Fargo. He married Linda Nesteby on Dec. 17, 1966 in Greenbush, Minn. Lloyd reenlisted in the U.S. Navy in April of 1967 and served for four more years. After his discharge, he began working for Steiger of Fargo. Lloyd spent many years in the Navel Reserves retiring in January of 1990. He worked for over 36 years, retiring in 2006, from Case Manufacturing Company.

He is survived by his wife, Linda, Harwood; two sons, Lloyd Jr. "Donald" (Tammy Bjerkebeck), Harwood, Tom (Angela), Fargo; one daughter, Loretta (Cory) Orvedal, Fargo; nine grandchildren, Cameron, Leighton, Abby and Sheldon Bush, Casey and Brooke Orvedal, Amilia, Trisha and Sophia Bush; two sisters, Isabell Robinson, Hughton, La., Doris (Wayne) James, Jacksonville, Ark.

Visitation and prayer services were held on Tues., April 13, 2010 at Zion Lutheran Church, Harwood. A memorial service was held on Weds., April 14, 2010 in Zion Lutheran Church, Harwood. Burial was at Oakwood Cemetery, Harwood.

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(West Funeral Home, West Fargo)