Beatrice H. Balgaard (Ellingson), age 90 of Watertown, formerly of Orono and Howard Lake passed away Tuesday, December 24, 2013. She was preceded in death by her husband Alvin and son Paul. She is survived by her children Joyce, Charles, Anita, Elroy (Karin), and Bruce (Cheryl); 12 Grandchildren; 9 Great Grandchildren; and twin sister Berthella Thorson. Funeral Services were held on Saturday, December 28, 2013, 11 AM at Christ Lutheran Church, Maple Plain. Interment was in the church cemetery.