O. A. “Alf” Strinden, 96, BS ’38
arts and sciences, was a graduate of the Coast Guard Academy and later attended the Naval War College in Annapolis, Md. After 34 years of active and reserve duty, he retired with the rank of commander. His business activities included Strinden Hardware in Litchville, N.D., and Strinden Hardware in Grand Forks, N.D. He lived in Grand Forks.