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Sandy Swenson

Sandy Swenson, 62, of Fargo, ND and formerly of Walhalla, ND passed away Wednesday, August 17, 2016, at her home. A memorial service will be held Thursday, August 25, 2016 at 5:00 p.m. at the Walhalla American Legion, Walhalla, ND. Burial will be held in the Numedahl Cemetery, Walhalla, ND.
Sandra was born January 10, 1954 at International Falls, MN to Marvin and Evelyn (Peterson) Swenson. She grew up in Walhalla and graduated from Walhalla High School. Sandy then attended Aaker's Business College in Grand Forks, ND. After her marriage to Allen Vandal, they moved to Gackle, ND where they owned and operated a grocery store. She then worked at Carpet Girl in Grand Forks and later moved back to Walhalla. In August of 1997, she began working at Choice Financial in Walhalla and was working for Choice Financial in Fargo at the time of her passing. Things she enjoyed were reading, music, politics, and a love for animals. She also loved camping at Mt. Carmel and playing cards with her family.
She is survived by her children: Brandy (Brady) Holmberg, Hollandale, MN and Waco Vandal, Blooming Prairie, MN; grandchildren: Maisie Aradia Holmberg and Adian Vandal; siblings: Shelly Swenson, Grafton, ND, Dale (Diane) Swenson, Snohomish, WA, Ranita (Mark) Browne, St. Hilaire, MN, Flint (Lynn) Huffman, Walhalla, ND; many nieces and nephews and great-nieces and nephews.
Preceding her in death were her parents; step-father: Donald Nelson; nephew, David Browne.

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I have many good memories of Sandy, whenever I think of her she brings a smile to my face. I am sorry for your loss. With Love, JayJay

Jennifer Bellinger Aug 25 2016 12:00 AM

My condolences to the family!

Maureen King Aug 22 2016 12:00 AM


jACK & jOELEEN kENNEDY Aug 22 2016 12:00 AM

I'll miss my friend. Many good memories.

Jan Hurley Aug 21 2016 12:00 AM

You have our condolences.

Bradley Gendron Aug 21 2016 12:00 AM

Hugs and condolences...

Peter Thomas Aug 21 2016 12:00 AM

Brandy and Waco I am sending my love! Many will miss Auntie Sandy! Love you all!

Tailyr Vondal Aug 20 2016 12:00 AM

I was lucky to have Sandy & her family in my life! She will be remembered & missed!

Allen Vandal Aug 20 2016 12:00 AM