Beatrice H. Balgaard (Ellingson), age 90, of Watertown, formerly of Orono and Howard Lake, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 24, 2013.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Alvin; and a son, Paul.
Beatrice is survived by her children, Joyce, Charles, Anita, Elroy (Karin), and Bruce (Cheryl); 12 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and twin sister Berthella Thorson.
The funeral service took place Saturday, Dec. 28 at 11 a.m. at Christ Lutheran Church in Maple Plain, with visitation from 10:30 to 11 a.m. at the church, prior to the services. Interment was in the church cemetery.
Arrangements were by the Iten Funeral Home.