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Gene Nygaard

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Operations supervisor for General Mills Inc.
Gene Nygaard, 73, of Alamogordo, passed away, Monday, March 24, 2008, in Alamogordo.
Mr. Nygaard was born Oct. 17, 1934 in Brainerd, Minn., to Leif I. and Gladys Reuter Nygaard. He graduated with a Bachelor's of Science degree from Bemidji State University in Bemidji, Minn. He married Carol J. Carbert , Aug. 20, 1971' in Clear Lake, S.D. He was a computer programmer and operations supervisor for General Mills Inc. for 23 years. After retirement, they moved to Alamogordo in 2002, where he was a member of Fraternal Order of Eagles, Aerie 4101, and Loyal Order of Moose, Lodge 2016.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and a brother, Leif Nygaard.
He is survived by his wife, Carol Nygaard, of the family home; two sons, Leif Nygaard, of San Francisco, and Kurt Nygaard of Kennewick, Wash.; a mother-in-law; four brothers-in-law; and two sisters-in-law.
A celebration of life will be held from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, March 29, 2008, at the Loyal Order of Moose Lodge.
Direct cremation will take place under the care of PCS Direct Cremation Services.

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Published in Alamogordo Daily News from Mar. 27 to Apr. 12, 2008
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