1953 - June 11, 2010
Eben Junior Laidlaw, of Grove City, Minn., died June 11, 2010, of a heart attack. He was 56.
Eben was born Oct. 13, 1953, the son of Eben and Beulah Laidlaw, in Richland Center, Wis. He was in the army from 1971-75.
He was married to Peggy Laidlaw from 1979 to 1997.
Eben worked at Shepard and Sons from 1996 to 1997, and was a semi-owner and operator of the business from 1998 to 2008.
He was preceded in death by his father, Earl Laidlaw; wife Peggy Laidlaw; and granddaughter Josephine Laidlaw.
He is survived by brothers David, Dean, Dennis and Rick; daughters Grace Hoeft and Jamie Smith; mother Beulah Laidlaw; sisters Beckie, Dorene and Becky; and three grandchildren.
A memorial service took place June 14 and 15, 2010, in Litchfield, Minn.
The family wants memorial cards and letters sent to Eben’s daughter, Grace Hoeft, 921 Falls Ave., Thief River Falls, Minn.