Paul E. Lunde was born Feb. 2, 1930, in Willmar, Minn., to Theodore and Evelyn (Olson) Lunde. He had served three years in the U.S. Army during the Korean War, and retired in 2000, after forty plus years as a Hastings chiropractor.
He married Virginia Marie Hecker on Sept. 24, 1960, in Hastings. Dr. Paul Lunde died August 5, 2009.
Virginia Marie was born July 8, 1928, in Minneapolis to Henry and Rose (McLean) Hecker. She and Paul had shared a love for golf and travel. Virginia died Dec. 8, 2009. Their interments were held at Ft. Snelling National Cemetery.
A memorial open house will be held from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 30, at the Hastings Country Club.