Harold Furland

Harold Furland

FROST — Harold Duane Furland, age 87, of Frost, passed away Saturday, March 14, 2020, at Abbott Northwestern Hospital in Minneapolis. Memorial services will be held at a later date.

Harold was born Dec. 2, 1932, in rural Guckeen, Minn., to Roy and Myrtle (Beason) Furland. He graduated from East Chain High School in 1951. Harold enlisted in the U.S. Army and served two years in Korea.

He later worked in construction as a union brick layer until his retirement at age 66.

Harold married Carolyn Quam on April 5, 1958, at United Lutheran Church in Frost. Together the couple lived happily in their Frost home for over 60 years. Harold was a member of the Brick Layers & Allied Craftworkers Union, lifetime member of the VFW, and a member of United Lutheran Church in Frost. His hobbies included gardening, fishing and going south to Lake Havasu, Ariz., to spend time with friends.

He is survived by his wife, Carolyn; children, David Furland of White Bear Lake, Karen (Brian) Erdahl of Florida; brothers, Russell (Ruth) Furland, Darrell (Karalyn) Furland; and grandchildren, Katrina and Benjamin Erdahl.

Harold was preceded in death by his parents; and siblings, Donald, Kenneth, Alice, and Doris.