Mark Frederic Dahlberg, age 90, of Grantsburg went home to be with the Lord on Dec. 3, 2022. Mark was born in Frederic to Fred and Dorothy Dahlberg on April 28, 1932. He attended Frederic High School and went on to Gustavus Adolphus College then transferred to the University of Minnesota, graduating in June 1956 with a degree in Electrical Engineering. During college he suffered an electrical accident while working on a power line and lost his right arm. He met Maude Veach of St. Paul, Minn., on a blind date and they married shortly after graduation on June 16, 1956.
Mark and Maude began their life together in Milwaukee where he worked for Allis Chalmers in their electrical division. They moved to Grantsburg in 1964 when he accepted a position with Northwestern Wisconsin Electric Company. Mark also worked for North Central Power and Dahlberg Light and Power designing substations and wiring generator controls. In 1982, Mark became president of all three companies.