Omar E. Prestegard

BRICELYN – Services for Omar E. Prestegard, 89, of Bricelyn will be 10 a.m. Wednesday at United Lutheran Church, Frost. Burial will be in Riverside Cemetery, Blue Earth.

Prestegard died Saturday, April 5, 2014, at St. Luke’s Lutheran Care Center, Blue Earth. Visitation will be 4-7 p.m. Tuesday at Bruss-Heitner Funeral Home, Bricelyn, and one hour prior to services at the church.

Omar Ewald was born Nov. 14, 1924, on a farm in rural Seely Township, along with a twin sister Elaine, to parents Carl and Inga (Silrum) Prestegard.

Survivors include: wife, Alice Prestegard of Blue Earth; son, Allen Prestegard of Blue Earth; daughters, Jean Eckhardt of Blue Earth, Mary Prestegard of Woodbury, Bonnie Fisher of West Union, Iowa, Pauline Brittain of Boone, Iowa, and Carol Olson of Des Moines, Iowa; 17 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren.