Rev. Orland Sloat
The Rev. Orland Sloat, 80, West Fargo, ND, died Jan. 5, 2013 in his home.
Orland Samuel Sloat was born June 23, 1932 to Roy and Esther Belle (Hawes) Sloat in Gettysburg, SD. He attended high school in Gettysburg. He graduated from college in 1954.
In 1957, he married Lyla Melloon.
Orland served as pastor in several communities, including Tolstoy in Potter County.
On June 24, 2000, he married Edith Lockwood in West Fargo, ND.
He is survived by his wife, Edith, West Fargo, ND; two sons, Philip (Kelly), Tekema, NE, Dayton (Michelle), Fontana, CA; daughter, Barbara Jean Greeley, Hendrick, MN; seven grandchildren; sister, Mirth (Gale) Westburg, Sioux Falls, SD.
Orland was preceded in death by a daughter, Rachel and a sister, Erleen.
A memorial service will be Jan. 12 at 11 a.m. at West Funeral Home Chapel, West Fargo with visitation from 9 to 11 and reception to follow. Burial will be in the Gettysburg Cemetery, Gettysburg, SD.