Annette was born September 18th, 1937, at the family farm north of Margo, to Olav and Annie Haarstad. She passed away peacefully on April 11, 2022, at the age of 84. Annette was predeceased by her parents, husband Rudy, sons Kim and Kelly, sister Eileen, brothers Erland, Harvey and Gordon, niece Leeanne, nephew Clayton, sisters-in-law Ella and Helen, and brothers-in-law John, Ed, Larry, and Benny. She is survived by her daughter Kandy (Trev), son Kollin (Shirley), grandchildren Cody (Kim), Tasha (DJ), Kyle, and Colton, great-grandchildren Halo, Damian, and Kyra, brother-in-law Bill, sisters-in-law Valerie, Carolann, Lynn, and Angela, and numerous nieces and nephews.
Annette was passionate about horses. She and her beloved show horse Tornado earned many trophies throughout the years. She and Rudy were also involved in chariot racing events. Annette loved animals and took great pleasure in caring for her cats and miniature horses. She liked spending time outdoors doing yard work and gardening. Visits with her family were always enjoyed by Annette. She will be dearly missed.