OBITUARY: Gerald Walli Slind

Gerald Walli Slind

November 1, 1936 – April 12, 2021

Gerald Walli Slind died April 12, 2021, of a combination of respiratory and cardiovascular issues. Gerald was born November 1, 1936, near La Crosse, Washington. He was the second of five children born to Gilbert and Magna (Walli) Slind, which included three other sons, Oris, Alan, and Marvin, and a daughter, Irene Ann.

Gerald grew up in a Norwegian-American community centered around Selbu Lutheran Church, which was only a few miles from his family’s farm outside . . .