Servcies for Ernie William Mostrom

Ernie William Mostrom, 92, of Oklee, MN passed away peacefully with his loving wife at his side on Saturday, January 2, 2021 at Pioneer Memorial Care Center in Erskine, MN.


No services at this time, family gathering will be held at a later date.


Ernie William Mostrom was born August 15, 1928 near Oklee, MN the son of Gus and Ida (Hanson) Mostrom.


Ernie served in the United States Army and was Honorably Discharged. He was a life member of the VFW Post 2793 in Thief River Falls, MN and American Legion Post in Castle Rock, WA.


He worked as a painter and sandblaster mostly in shipyards on the west coast.


At 5:00 PM on December 23, 1974, Ernie was united in marriage to Sammie Sells in Newkirk, OK. They were in love and in a rush to get married, so the couple went to the local grocery store to find witnesses.


Survivors include his loving wife, Sammie of Oklee, MN; children, Jon, Ardis, Lettie, Lillian and Letha; grandchildren, Mike, Zach, Randy, Dawnette, Philip, Desirea, James; many great-grandchildren; relatives and friends.


He is preceded in death by his parents; siblings, Andrew, Oscar, Ella, Laura, Mabel, and an infant brother.


Condolences may be sent at


Richards Publishing

P.O. Box 159
239 2nd Ave
Gonvick, MN 56644
Telephone: (218) 487-5225

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