Bedard, Charles Rishton (aka Rishton Fleming Jersey Bedard)
B: 23 Jan 1911, Hallock, MN
M: 11 Jun 1946, Myrtle Knutson
D: 22 Jan 1989, Phoenix, AZ

FN: Charles Bedard
MN: Alice Unknown

Children of Charles R. Bedard and Myrtle Knutson:

Charles K. Bedard, MD

Robert Mark Bedard

Carol Jeanne Bedard Thal


Kittson County Enterprise, February 8, 1989.

Charles R. Bedard

Charles R. Bedard, 77, formerly of Hallock died Sunday, Jan. 22, 1989 in Phoenix, AZ. Services were held Thursday, Jan. 26, in Bethany Bible Church, Phoenix. He was born Jan. 23, 1911 in Hallock, the son of Charles and Alice Bedard. He graduated from Northwest School of Agriculture in Crookston and then worked in the Farmers Store in Hallock. He was a WWII army veteran.

He married Myrtle Knutson on June 11, 1946 in Hallock. They moved to Grand Forks, ND in 1947 where he owned a grocery store in Bellevue Apartments which he managed. They moved to Phoenix where they lived 33 years.

Survivors are his wife Myrtle, two sons, Dr. Charles K. and Robert Mark, a daughter Carol Jeanne Thal, eight grandchildren, brothers Marvin, Fridley, MN, Willis and Walter, Hallock, sisters Margaret (Mrs. Lloyd) Clow, Grand Forks, and Kay (Mrs. Marlowe) Moe, Lancaster.