David A. Roalstad, age 76, passed away peacefully on Oct. 27, 2017, in Glendale, Ariz. The oldest of five children, David was born Jan. 11, 1941, to Sevren and Irene Roalstad in Grand Rapids, Minn. He is survived by his three children, Kristi, Andrew, and Erin, and his two step-daughters, Kim and Jenny. Also by brothers Ron, Doug, and Tom, sister Ruth Ritten, and many nieces, nephews, and grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents and also his wife and best friend, Sandra (Jensen) Roalstad. David loved to golf, fish, and try his luck at blackjack. He was a master storyteller and captured the love and attention of all with his many tales.