Harvey C. Milbrandt 93 of Lisbon, North Dakota died Tuesday, January 21, 2020 at Parkside Lutheran Home, Lisbon, North Dakota.
Harvey was born on February 13, 1926, the son of Albert and Laura (Decker) Milbrandt in rural Stirum, North Dakota. He attended country school and eventually as a young man started farming. Harvey married Eleanor Bowman on February 17, 1965 in Glasgow, Montana. They made their home in Lisbon and Harvey worked at Bobcat, retiring as a foreman. During his retirement years, Harvey drove school bus and worked as a groundskeeper at Dead Colt, where he planted many trees during his time there.
Harvey and Eleanor enjoyed many years at their lake home on Lake Lida in Minnesota. He enjoyed gardening and woodworking. Harvey was skilled at woodworking and could make anything that came to mind. He loved spending time with his grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Harvey is survived by his children, Larry (Gerry) Bowman of Larimore, ND; Marilyn Froemke of Lisbon, ND; Steve (Renetta) Bowman of Fargo, ND; nine grandchildren; fifteen great-grandchildren; sister, Caroline Peterson of Modesto, CA; numerous nieces and nephews.
Harvey was preceded in death by his parents, wife, Eleanor (2013), son-in-law, Bruce Froemke; brothers, Ervin, Orville, Ardell and Duane Milbrandt; sisters, Marie Milbrandt, Evelyn Fischer, Marilyn Bergeson and Laverne Beauchert.
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