Darrel Richard Nyland

July 27, 1942 ~ March 10, 2019 (age 76)

Darrel Nyland, 76, of Bemidji, MN died Sunday, March 10, 2019 at Colleen’s Caring Hands, Bemidji.

Memorial services will be 10:00 a.m., Saturday, March 16, 2019 at the Olson-Schwartz Funeral Home, Bemidji with Pastor Mike Naylor officiating. Family will greet friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Inurnment will be in Greenwood Cemetery, Bemidji at a later date.

Darrel Richard Nyland was born July 27, 1942 to Iland and Viola (Westrum) Nyland in Fosston, MN. He lived in Bemidji all of his life. Darrel worked construction and was a roofer in his younger years. The last 20 years he worked for Joel Johnson Construction. He retired in 2012. Darrel enjoyed hunting, fishing, cutting boughs and spending time with his dogs.

He is survived by son, Jacob (Jesse) Haugen of Bemidji; grandchildren; great-grandchildren; sisters, Shirley Amundson of Bemidji, Linda (Arnold) Sundvall of Bemidji and Sheila (Tim) Rodewald of Bemidji and brothers, Steve (Annette) Nyland of Bemidji, Dennis (Marilyn) Nyland of Bemidji and Phillip (Jerri) Nyland of Bemidji.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Iland and Viola Nyland; step-mother, Grace Nyland; daughters, Margaret Nyland and Laura Hatten; Molly, mother of Margaret and Laura; grandson, Christopher Nyland.

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