Tonder, Gregory (1947-2006)

Gregory Tonder, 58, died on Monday, February 27, 2006 at Altru Hospital in Grand Forks, ND.

Burial will be at the Landstad Cemetery, Gatzke, Minnesota on Saturday, March 4, 2006 at 10:00 AM.

Greg Tonder was born July 8, 1947 in Thief River Falls, MN the son of Allan and Yvonne (Engelstad) Tonder. He was baptized and confirmed at United Lutheran Church in Gatzke. Greg attended school in Gatzke and graduated from Lincoln High School in 1965. He also attended Northland Community College in Thief River Falls. He served in the United States Air Force and moved to the Twin Cities in 1973 and lived there until 1995 when he moved to Grand Forks, ND. Greg worked for Arctic Cat, North Central Airline in Chicago and Norwest Bank in the Records Department until retiring due to health problems.

Greg liked to build model houses out of Balsawood, duck hunting, model trains, bowling, was the #2 ranked pool player at the Club in Thief River Falls and loved playing drums in a band for four years.

He is survived by Step-brothers and a step-sister, along with several cousins.

Greg was preceded in death by parents and grandparents.

Transcribed by: Cheryl Srnsky