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Alvin Sweep

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Feb. 27, 1947-Aug. 8, 2006

Alvin G. Sweep, 59, of Mahnomen, died Tuesday, August 8, 2006, as a result of a farm accident.

Alvin George Sweep was born to Arendt and Sena Sweep on Feb. 27, 1947, in Mahnomen. He attended school in Bejou through the eighth grade, and graduated from Mahnomen High School in 1965. Following high school, Alvin attended Minnesota State University-Moorhead for a year and then joined the U.S. Air Force, serving during the Vietnam War.


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