Aberdeen, SD formerly of Forbes, ND
Anna A. Melland
1933 — 2021
Anna (Hovde) Melland 87 of Aberdeen, SD formerly of Forbes, ND, passed away on June 8, 2021 at Primrose Retirement Community, Aberdeen. Anna was born August 1, 1933 in Faith, SD to Sophia and Anton Hovde. Anna married Dean Melland in 1951 and moved to a farm southwest of Forbes. Anna enjoyed reading, writing poetry, gardening, baking, games of Scrabble, family, and maintaining friendships with friends. Anna had a very special bond with all of her children, grandchildren, great-grandchildren and any of the significant people in their lives. She had a wonderful sense of humor and an infectious laugh. She was the glue of the family. Anna is survived by her husband, Dean, her six children,...