Margit Marie (Eikom) Brudeseth, 81, of Peoria, AZ and Tolna, ND, passed away on November 25, 2010 of complications due to Alzheimer’s Disease. 


Margit Marie (Eikom) Brudeseth, 81, of Peoria, AZ and Tolna, ND, passed away on November 25, 2010 of complications due to Alzheimer’s Disease.  
Margit was born in 1929 in New Rockford and grew up in Hamar. She graduated from New Rockford High School and attended Valley City State Teachers College before marrying Norman W Brudeseth in 1948. She taught school in Hamar and rural Hamar until 1957 when they moved to California. In 1960 they moved to Arizona where she taught kindergarten for many years before retiring in 1983.
She is survived by her son Richard (Patty) Brudeseth, her daughters Mary (Craig) Staley and Sharon (Richard) Nelson, three grandchildren and three great grandchildren, sisters Bonnie Gillett (Tolna), Laurel Worden (Washington) and her brother Dale (Lila) Eikom of Williston.
She was preceded in death by her husband Norman W Brudeseth, her sister Delores, and her brother in law Roger Gillett.
A memorial is planned for spring 2011 and will be announced in May 2011.