FAIRFAX - Carl "Julian" Distad, 97, of Fairfax, died Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2012, at the Fairfax Community Home.
Funeral Service will be 10:30 a.m., Saturday, Dec. 1, at Palmyra Covenant Church, Palmyra Township, Renville County, with burial in the church cemetery.
Visitation will be 5-7 p.m., Friday, Nov. 30, at Hauser-Hantge Funeral Chapel in Fairfax. Visitation will continue one hour prior to the service at the church.
Carl "Julian" Distad was born July 2, 1915, in Bandon Township, Renville County, Minn., to Lars and Louise (Thompson) Distad.
He is survived by his daughter, Margie Cotton of Colorado Springs, CO; three grandsons; and sisters, Gertrude Stuth of Minneapolis, and Inga Beltz of Fairfax.