David Lind

David Lind, 73, of Isanti died at his home on August 21, 2011.

David Norman Lind was born Nov. 25, 1937 in Minneapolis to Axel and Lola (Campeau) Lind. He was raised in the Hilltop and Columbia Heights communities. David graduated from Columbia Heights High School, Class of 1955. He served in the Army from 1956 – 1958. On Sept. 17, 1960 he married Donna Hirt in Columbia Heights. They made their home in North Branch for 28 years and moved to Isanti 8 years ago. David retired after 37 years with Unisys in St. Paul. He had a great love of family, his children and grandchildren. He also enjoyed fishing.

Besides his parents he was preceded in death by one sister, Lorraine Balthazor. David is survived by his wife, Donna of Isanti; five children, David John Lind of Cambridge, Lisa Sanford of Isanti, Jennifer Lind of Stacy, Richard (Shannon) Lind of New Ulm, Kristen (Dan) Mayer of Hosmer, South Dakota; 13 grandchildren; three great- grandchildren; two brothers, Axel (Mary) Lind, Jr. of Bovey, John (Terry) Lind of Cambridge; one sister, Donnamae (Bill) Loosebrack of Big Fork; and by many other relatives and friends.

A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. on Thursday, August 25, 2011 at Strike Funeral Home – Isanti Chapel with John Lind officiating. Friends may gather one hour before the service on Thursday.