James Allen Restad
Dec 13, 1957 – Feb 11, 2017
Jim Restad was born December 13, 1957 to Orville and Olea Restad in Watford, North Dakota. Jim was the first of five children born to the Restad's. After high school, Jim pursued his lifelong passion for food by completing culinary courses through Job Corps. Always willing to help his fellow man, Jim felt drawn to becoming a medic in the Army. After completing his tour in the Army, Jim went on to excel as a chef in several local eateries. He also developed a green thumb, growing his own herbs to use in his cooking. Jim passed away surounded by those he loved on February 11, 2017, leaving a hole in the hearts of all that knew him. Jim is preceeded in death by both of his parents. He is survived by his daughter Cristina, sister Sharon, and his three brothers Roy, Mark, and Douglas. He will be dearly missed by all those who had the priveledge of Jim gracing their lives.
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