William Sowden

Nov. 7, 1923-Jan. 1, 2017

LAKE BENTON – Services for William W. Sowden, 93, formerly of Lake Benton, will be planned later in the spring. Arrangements are provided by Hartquist Funeral Home, Utoft-Johansen Chapel in Lake Benton.

He died Sunday, Jan. 1, 2017, at Lake View Ranch in Darwin.

He was born Nov. 7, 1923, to Charles and Rosa (Brown) Sowden at home in Lake Benton. He was called to the US Army from Jan. 3, 1949 through Feb. 21, 1951, where he served as a rifleman.

Survivors include his brother, Lloyd of Rockwell City, Iowa and sister, Ruby Pederson of LaCombe, Alberta Canada, and many nieces and nephews.