Beatrice H. Balgaard, 90

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.

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