Elwood Moseng

August 7, 1944 ~ March 19, 2020 (age 75)


Elwood Moseng died at his home in Baxter Township on March 19, 2020 at the age of 75.

Memorial services will be held at a later dater.  Updates will be posted on our website.

Arrangements are with Anderson - TeBeest Funeral Home in Montevideo.

Elwood Arlo Moseng was born August 7, 1944 at Montevideo, MN the son of Henry and Josie (Morseth) Moseng.  He was baptized and confirmed at Our Saviour’s Lutheran Church of Baxter and graduated from Montevideo High School in 1962.  He served  in Vietnam in the 3rd Brigade 82nd Airborne from 1968 until 1969.  After his discharge, he continued farming.  Elwood was united in marriage with Carrie French on August 25, 1974 in Marshall, MN.  Together they raised three children: Craig, Amber, and Keith.  He started driving gravel truck for Crosby’s in the late 1980's.  Elwood met Betty Burgess in 1987 and they were together until her death in 2019.  They enjoyed antiquing, going to auctions, and playing Skip-Bo, dice and marbles for hours at a time.  Grandchildren and their many activities were very important to them.  Elwood also enjoyed family and class reunions.

He is survived by his children: Craig (Sarah) Moseng of West Fargo, ND, Amber (Tim) Stanley of Abilene, KS, and Keith Moseng of Clarkfield, MN; six grandchildren: Andrew, Hannah, and Ainsley Moseng, Josie and Morgen Stanley, and Gavin Moseng; a sister, Beverly Anderson of Dawson; Betty’s children: Greg (Nancy) Burgess of Montevideo, Jeff (Cindy) Burgess of Starbuck, and JoAnn (Gene) Steinbach of Granite Falls; grandchildren: Nichelle (Ryan) Quigley, Stacy (Rob) Craig, Cassie (Adam) Blair, Seth (Kayla) Burgess, Isaac Burgess, Veronica (Manny) Arias, Aaron (Stacey) Steinbach, Dustin Steinbach, and Jon (Angie) Steinbach; and a host of extended family and friends.

Preceding him in death were his parents; his special friend and partner, Betty Burgess; a stillborn daughter; a brother, Harlan (Carol) Moseng; and a brother-in-law, Arden Anderson.

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