Einar S. Bakken, 94
May 20, 2023
Roseau- Einar Bakken died May 13th, 2023 at the age of 94 at Roseau LifeCare Medical Center after a brief illness. Einar was born to Sig and Anna (Smedsmo) Bakken in Spruce Township on September 4, 1928. He attended grade school there and earned his GED and high school diploma while in the Army from 1954 to 1956. He and Marlene Lisell were married on June 7, 1957. Most of his employment years were the 37 years he worked for Polaris. He was an American Legion member, and served with the honor guard for 19 years. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, blueberry picking, and the cabin at Bir...
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