Myrtle Eidem Overdahl
Myrtle Eidem Overdahl, 102, of Saint Cloud, MN
Jan. 4, 1911-Oct. 3, 2013
A Celebration of Life and a time of sharing for Myrtle Overdahl, age 102, of St. Cloud, MN will be at 7:00 PM on Monday, October 7, 2013 with a visitation starting at 5:00 PM Monday, at the Miller-Carlin Funeral Home in St. Cloud. Pastor Matt Hebert will officiate. There will be a service 2:30 PM, Wednesday at St. Paul Lutheran Church in rural Elk Point, SD; the home church of Myrtle's baptism, confirmation and marriage. The burial will be in the church cemetery, which has been her family's burial ground for three generations and 150 years.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Ernest Overdahl in 2002. They lived in Worthington for 46 years where they were members of First Lutheran. St. Cloud, MN was Myrtle's home for fourteen years followed by six years in Plymouth. The past two years, she resided at Talahi Care Center in St. Cloud, MN. Myrtle's life was characterized by her spirit of gratitude and contentment, her love of Jesus Christ, and her desire to be a blessing to others.
She is survived by her four daughters: Solveig (Joel) Goldstrand of Plymouth, MN; Mary Ratliff of Eagan, MN; Signe (Greg) Lupfer of Amelia Island, FL; and Gretchen (Scot) Hutton of St. Cloud, MN; 14 grandchildren; 30 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandson.