Loren J. Ballard, 73
June 26, 2021
Roseau- Loren passed away peacefully, with his family by his side on Friday, June 11, 2021 at the age of 73.
Loren John Ballard was born in Roseau on September 21, 1947 to Felix and Judith (Johnson) Ballard. He grew up in Badger and graduated in 1965. Loren has always had an interest in cars, from the time he could walk Loren was helping his dad work as a mechanic. He worked with his father for years before he got a job at Cenex as a manager in Roseau. In 1968 Loren married the love of his life Marianne Wojchiehowski. He then opened his own shop Ballard Motor Company in 1982 in Roseau.