Myron Theodore Thorstad, 83, passed away Sunday, January 15, 2017 in Graham. Memorial services will be held at a later date under the direction of Morrison Funeral Home.
Myron was born March 20, 1933 in Butternut, Minnesota to the late Lonnie Cornelius and Thelma (Thormodson) Thorstad. He was a veteran of the United States Army 11th Airborne Division and was married to Marie Jaramillo for 34 years. Myron worked for Marathon Oil Company and was a life-long endowed member of Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks. He enjoyed the outdoors, camping, traveling, bowling, elk hunting, and wood working.
Survivors include: wife, Marie Thorstad of Graham; daughter, Gayle Hirata of Parkdale, Oregon; sons, Mike Thorstad and Mark Thorstad both of Castle Rock, Colorado; step children, Chab Jaramillo of Newcastle, Ruben and Darla Jaramillo of Littleton, Colorado, Chris Jaramillo of Texas, and Diana Wycoff of Colorado; sisters, Eda Engles of Lake Crystal, Minnesota and Thelma Asleson of Madison Lake, Minnesota; 15 grandchildren and numerous great grandchildren.