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Harvey Vincent Jostad

May 16, 2019 | 5 comments

  Harvey Vincent Jostad, of Holmen, passed away peacefully at the Tomah VA, after a long battle with cancer on Wednesday, May 15, 2019. Harvey was born on May 17,1937 to Harvey and Valeria Jostad. He was a graduate of Galesville high school. After high school he joined the army, and spent  two and a half years in Germany, before coming home in 1962.
On September 28,1963 he married Annette Hetzel. Together they had three children, Paul,Wanda and the late Laura Jostad. He also has one  granddaughter Caylee Jostad. After Annette passed away in 2001, he later married his friend Joyce.                                                            Harvey is survived by sisters Joyce Dolle, Mary (Bob) Walski,and brothers Blaine (Jean) Jostad and Robert Jostad. Preceding Harvey in death were his sister Imelda Lilla and brother John Jostad and his parents .
Harvey was a  proud and past president of the Holmen  American Legion. He also enjoyed many trips to Branson ,Missouri. After retirement he  enjoyed his time working at the Holmen compost site  ,he really enjoyed talking to the people who came to drop off  at the site.
 A  special thank you to Robert Jostad and Joyce Jostad for all the extra help they provided Harvey in his time of need.



  1. Joe & Gloria Bean

    We send our condolences to the family.

  2. Anita & Merle Lebakken

    I considered Harvey a very good friend and we will miss him dearly at our annual class get-together. Your loss is every one’s. God Bless

    Merle Lebakken

  3. mark barton

    my sincere condolences

  4. Rose Kulig

    Our deepest sympathy to the family and may Harvey rest in peace.

    Bob and Rose Kulig

  5. Colleen & Doug Knudson

    Our hearts are saddened by your loss and our thoughts and prayers are with you.

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