Bruce E. Elverud, age 53, of Delano, died unexpectedly Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2008, at his home in Delano.
He was born Oct. 31, 1954, to Dorance and Betty (Loeffler) Elverud in Minneapolis.
Bruce was a loving husband, father, grandfather, and brother.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Dorance and Betty Elverud; and his father-in-law, Richard LaCoursiere.
Bruce is survived by his wife of 35 years, Pam; children Kelly and Brent Apelt, Amy and Anthony Thompson, and Nicholas and Carisa Elverud; grandchildren Braedon, Kayla, and Aidan; sisters Diane Elverud, and Marie and Brian Walton; twin brother James and Lynn Elverud; mother-in-law Faye and Martin Sund; and sister-in-law Michele and (Mark) Sahf; as well as nieces and nephews.
Funeral services were Saturday, Oct. 25 at 10 a.m. at the Our Father’s Lutheran Church in Rockford with Pastor Donna Rohrer officiating.
Visitation was Friday, Oct. 24 from 4 to 8 p.m. at the Iten Funeral Home in Delano, and continued Saturday from 9 to 10 a.m. at the church, prior to the service.
Arrangements were by the Iten Funeral Home in Delano.