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Obituaries

Irene Bloms

Dec. 16, 1925-Jan. 17, 2017 Irene M. Bloms, 91, Minot, passed away Tues- day, January 17, 2017, in a Minot nursing home. Irene was born on De- cember 16, 1925, in rural Carpio, ND, the daughter of William C. and Mathil- da E. (Keller) Bloms. She was raised and ...

Rick Jorgensen

Sept. 14, 1944 - Jan. 11, 2017 Rick A. Jorgensen, 72, Orting, Wash., formerly of the Antler area, died Jan. 11, 2017, in Tacoma. Family:  his beloved wife, Ellen; two sons, James (Cory) Kirby, and Thomas Jorgenson; five daughters, Honey Tho- mas, Tina Gleason, ...

Lena Mack

Jan. 21, 1923-Jan. 18, 2017 Lena Barbara Mack, 93, of Balta, ND died Wednes- day, January 18, 2017 at the St. Aloisius Nursing Home, Harvey, ND. Funeral Mass: 10:30 a.m. Monday, Jan. 23 at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Catholic Church, Balta. Visitation: 4 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. ...

Area Deaths 1-20-2017

Greta Gutknecht, 92, died Wednesday in Minot. (Bismarck Funeral Home and Crematory, Bismarck) JoAnn Rue-Maj, 69, Longview, Wash., formerly of Minot, died Monday in her home. (Thomas Family Funeral Home, Minot) Margaret Gourneau, 65, Minot, formerly of Belcourt, died Thursday in a ...

Roger Loerch

Nov. 7, 1936-Jan. 17, 2017 Roger Loerch, 80, of Harvey, ND died Tuesday, January 17, 2017 at the St. Aloisius Hospital, Harvey. Funeral services will be held at the First Lutheran Church, Harvey on Satur- day, January 21 at 2 p.m. Visitation will be held on Friday from ...

Helen Schroeder

May 18, 1920-Jan. 12, 2017 Helen Augusta Schroeder, 96, Parker, Colorado, died January 12, 2017 at the Life Care Center of Stonegate. Fol- lowing her wishes she will be cremated and in- terred at the Parshall Cemetery. Memorial Service: ...

Eva Bossert

Eva Bossert passed away quietly at her home in Vancouver, Washing- ton at age 99. Eva was born and grew up in Karlsruhe. She was the daughter of Lambert and Eva Keller. Eva was married to Har- ry Bossert, the owner of the Fairway Foods Gro- cery in Velva until ...

Patrick V. Gores

Patrick V. Gores, 79, Minot, passed away on Monday, January 16, 2017 in his home with his fami- ly by his side. In the survivors, grand- daughter Samantha Gores’ last name was inadver- tently left out of the obitu- ary. Thompson-Larson Fun- eral Home, Minot

Cheree Schneider

Dec. 9, 1974-Jan. 10, 2017 Cheree Lee Schneider, 42, passed away peaceful-ly in the arms of her mother and aunt on Janu- ary 10, 2017 in a Min- nesota hospital. Cheree was born De- cember 9, 1974 in Fargo, ND to James and Brenda (Martinson) Ebach. Cheree moved to ...

Patrick V. Gores

March 20, 1937-Jan. 16, 2017 Patrick V. Gores, 79, Minot, passed away on Monday, January 16, 2017 in his home with his fami- ly by his side. Patrick Valentine Gores was born on March 20, 1937, the son of Patrick M. and Mary (Conrad) Gores in Harvey, ND. He attended ...

Wallace Kline

Feb. 6, 1923-Jan. 14, 2017 Wallace “Wally” Kline, 93, Dallas, Texas, former- ly of Minot, died Satur- day, January 14, 2017 in Dallas, Texas. Wally was born on February 6, 1923, in Rug- by, ND, the son of Adam and Alvina (Witt) Kline. His early years were ...

Rose Voeller

Oct. 29, 1925-Jan. 15, 2017 Rose R. Voeller, 91, Rugby, was born on Oc- tober 29, 1925 to John and Rosalie Salwey in Orrin, ND. She died on Sunday, January 15, 2017 at Heart of America Care Center in Rugby, ND. She married Pius T. Voeller on October 28, 1946. Family: She ...

Area Deaths 1-18-2017

John Larson, 80, formerly of Devils Lake and Rugby, died Jan. 4 in Arvada, Colo. (Arch Diocese of Denver Mortuary, Denver, Colo.) Richard Kerzman, 84, Bismarck, formerly of Roseglen and Minot, died Tuesday in a Bismarck nursing home. (Thomas Family Funeral Home, Minot) JoAnn Maj, 69, ...

Alice Walton Gowin Stewart

Jan. 11, 1934-Jan. 10, 2017 Alice Delores Stewart, Wheeling, W.V., passed away January 10, 2017, at Peterson Rehabilitation Hospital and Geriatric Center, Wheeling, W.V., one day before her 83rd birthday. She was born January 11, 1934 in Minot, ND, to Ray and Lelah ...

Theodore Gray

Theodore “Ted” Gray, 88, Bismarck, formerly of Minot, died January 15, 2017, at Sanford Health, Bismarck. Family will be greeting visitors from 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Monday, January 16, at Parkway Funeral Service, 2330 Tyler Park- way, Bismarck, where a time of sharing ...

Josephine Jacobson

Josephine ‘Jo’ Ann Jacobson, 85, of Crosby, passed away Saturday, Jan. 14, 2017 at Sanford Medical Health Center in Bismarck. Funeral services will be:  11 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017 at Concordia Lutheran Church in Cros- by, ND with Pastors’  Za- chariah and ...

Leona Skudlarek

Leona Gertrude Goebel Skudlarek - 98, Minot, passed away on Thursday, January 12, 2017. Leona was born on June 8, 1918, the daughter of Lawrence and Regina Goebel in Minot, ND. She was raised and educated in Minot, where she gra- duated from St. Leo’s High School. On ...

Alf Dybing

Alf Bernard Dybing, 77, rural Maddock, was called home to his heavenly fa- ther on Sunday, January 15, 2017 at the Heartland Care Center in Devils Lake after a six year battle with cancer. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, January 21, 2017 at Viking ...

Area Deaths

Dixie Brown, 78, Carrington, formerly of Valley City and Moorhead, Minn., died Sunday in a Carrington nursing home. (Nelson Funeral Home, Fessenden) Davy Sisk, 61, Bottineau, died Monday at his home. (Nero Funeral Home, Bottineau) Rose Voeller, 91, Rugby, died Sunday at a Rugby health ...

Almon Strong

April 26, 1918-Dec. 22, 2016 Retired Lt. Colonel Al- mon Burton Strong, de- voted husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, friend, and Patriot passed away December 22, 2016, in Al- buquerque, New Mexico. His beloved wife of 63 years, Marjorie Foster Strong, ...