Allan Raymond Nesset

Allan Raymond Nesset, 84, of Shooks Township, MN passed away on Thursday, August 27, 2020 in his home.   Allan was born on June 15, 1936 in Cormant Township, MN to Albert and Burnette (Segersten) Nesset. He attended school in Blackduck. He worked with Ocie Peck in the woods and also on a ship in Duluth for a few until he enlisted into the Army in September of 1954. He was a Korean War Veteran and was honorably discharged in September of 1956. He then worked on missiles for Airo Company in California for a few years. He returned to Minnesota and married Rosaline Ettestad on September 1, 1962 in Northome, MN. He was co-owner of the Corner Garage, north of Blackduck, from 1960 to 1974 and then worked there as a mechanic until 1985. He began working with Vesty Poxleitner Excavating in 1985 and he worked with him for many years until his retirement. Allan was a highly respected mechanic. Along with his other jobs, he farmed his entire life while in Minnesota. Besides working, Allan enjoyed reading and occasionally fishing. Allan was a member of Zion Lutheran Church and was on the Cormant Town Board as a Supervisor for 20 years.   Allan is survived by his loving wife of 58 years, Rosaline; a son, Delwin Nesset of Kelliher, MN; 3 daughters, Clorette (Jeff) Stomberg and Nancy Nesset Reeves of Blackduck, MN, and Tanya Swedberg of Kelliher, MN; 10 grandchildren; 4 great grandchildren; and a brother Ronald Nesset of Wheaton, MN. He is preceded in death by his parents, Albert and Burnette Nesset; and 2 brothers, Lee and Curtis Nesset.   Messages of condolence may be sent to

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