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Hans Jensen Aagard Jr.

Hans Jensen Aagard Jr.

Hans Jensen Aagard Jr., was born Sept. 29, 1938 and died Sept. 16, 2013 after a 3 month battle with lung cancer.

Formerly of Savage Minn., Hans retired in 1996 to Island Lake in Backus Minn. He was a graduate of Wadena High School followed by four years of service in the US Navy. Hans returned to Minnesota and worked for Green Giant/Silgan Corp. in Savage for over 30 years. He was a member of Salem Lutheran Church in Longville and charter member of the Lakes and Pines chapter of the MN Deer Hunters Association.

Hans is preceded in death by his parents and his infant daughter Linda Kaye.

He is survived by his wife Ardis (Schroeder); daughters and son-in-laws Debbie and Mike Heer, Judi and Tim Mortenson, Kari and Bob Evenson; grandchildren Linda (Walt), Nick, Dan, Tom, Sam, Andy, Joe, Dylan, Jordyn; great granddaughter Aubrey; siblings Menetta (John Stordal) Charlotte (Don Stemson) Leroy (Lavonne) Aagard; brothers-in-law Don and Ken Schroeder and numerous nieces and nephews.

Arrangements are with Kline Funeral Home, Pine River.