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Chester Walsh, 91, of Park Rapids, died Sunday, Jan. 18, 2009 at home.

He was born March 8, 1917 to Edmund and Essie (Kimball) Walsh in Arago Township at their home near Dinner Lake north of Park Rapids. He attended country school.


As a young man, he cut firewood, which he split and hauled into Park Rapids to sell. Later, he gained employment driving truck for Nash Finch Grocery Wholesalers in Fargo, N.D., delivering groceries to stores throughout North Dakota.

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