My father passed away on March 25, 2012 after many years of dealing with complications of high blood pressure, diabetes and renal failure. The stories below are from family and friends, submitted and posted with their permission.
“Do you want to go to an auction sale?” by Trudy MacKenzie-Lofgren
“Ahoy, the Tranquilizer!” by Bob Tyler
“Introduction to the family” by Jack MacKenzie
“Fishing, helping others and game playing” by Tony Nickelsen
“Strong friends and Bridge games” by Sue (& Pete) Thompson
“The Mayor of Baudette” told by Lois Rand
“Getting to know Clyde” by Kathryn Kvinge
“Uncle Clyde” by Kevin Tyler
“Cafe Stugga clean plate club” by Bob Tyler for Uncle Bud
“Hugs and Lutefisk” by Joanne Oyen
“Shared good times and birthdays” by Judi Eliason
I also offered, to my facebook friends, the opportunity to private message me any memory or other message they might want included in this sort of a memorial. This is what I received.