Obituaries

Ronald (Pug) G. Ostby

April 25, 1937 - Dec. 10, 2018 Funeral services for Ronald Ostby, 81, of Dic- kinson, will be held 9:30 a.m., Monday, December 17, 2018 at St. John Luth- eran Church, Dickinson, with Pastor Lisa Lewton and Pastor Joe Natwick of- ficiating. Military Rites will be ...

Area Deaths 12-15-2018

Larry Hanson, 77, Bismarck, former Mayor and businessman of Williston, died Friday at a Bismarck medical center. (Fulkerson-Stevenson Funeral Home, Williston) LeRoy Woodward, 79, Fairview, Mont., died Friday at a Sidney, Mont. health center. (Everson-Coughlin Funeral Home, Williston) Roger ...

Robert “Bob” John James Montgomery XIII

Jan. 13, 1926 - Dec. 9, 2018 Robert “Bob” John James Montgomery XIII, 92, of Tioga, North Dakota passed away, Sunday, De- cember 9, 2018, at the Tioga Long Term Care Nursing Home. Fulkerson Stevenson Funeral Home of Tioga is assisting the family. Friends may sign ...

Donald “Don” Torgrimson

Oct. 24, 1943 - Dec. 10, 2018 Donald “Don” Torgrim- son, 75, Burlington, long- time owner/operator of Main and Holmes Electric Company, passed away on Monday, December 10, 2018, with his family by his side, following a long time battle with Parkinson’s ...

Claire Guderjohn

March 12, 1926 - Dec. 10, 2018 Claire Guderjohn passed away on Monday, December 10, 2018 at St. Luke’s Sunrise Care Center where she had resided for the past five years. Funeral services will be 11:00 AM on Monday, De- cember 17, 2018 with Pas- tor Janet Gwin ...

Area Deaths 12-14-2018

Jim Poehler, 77, Minot, died Wednesday in his home. (Thomas Family Funeral Home, Minot) Duane Vig, 93, Bismarck, formerly of Mohall, died Thursday at his home. (Brose Funeral Home, Mohall)

Mae Carol Niewoehner

April 22, 1933 - Dec. 9, 2018 Mae Carol Niewoehner, 85, Upham, died on De- cember 9, 2018 at Trinity Hospital in Minot. Mae was born in Devils Lake, North Dakota on April 22, 1933, the daughter of Wesley Dwight and Helga Louise (Rasmussen) Park- er. She grew up on ...

Mel Heere

Aug. 16, 1919 - Dec. 10, 2018 Mel Heere, 99, lifelong Minot resident, died on Monday, December 10, 2018 in a Minot hospital. Melvin Vernon Heere was born on August 16, 1919 in Devils Lake, ND to Archibald and Bernice (Hunsley) Heere. He was raised and educated in ...

Charles Arndt

Feb. 27, 1952 - Dec. 10, 2018 Charles Arndt, 66, of Grafton formerly of Kief, ND died Monday, De- cember 10, 2018 at the Life Skills Transitions Center in Grafton. Graveside services will be held at a later date in the Kief City Cemetery. Charles was born on ...

Wanda Kirchner

Jan. 10, 1939 - Dec. 6, 2018 Wanda Kirchner, 79, Kenmare, ND, passed away Thursday, De- cember 6, 2018, at Ken- mare Community Hospi- tal. Wanda Rae Kirchner was born on January 10, 1939, to Raymond and Olive (Anderson) Kirchner, in Kenmare, ND. Wanda was raised ...

Lester “Les” G. Zietz

Lester “Les” G. Zietz, 87, Underwood, ND died December 11, 2018 at the Benedictine Living Center, Garrison, ND. Funeral Services will be held at 1:00 PM Saturday, December, 15, 2018 at St. John’s Lutheran Church, Underwood. Interment will be held in the ...

Kenneth Clayton Lindemood

July 6, 1931-December 7, 2018 Kenneth Clayton Lin- demood, 87 of Esko went to be with his Lord and Savior on Friday, De- cember 7, 2018 in Viewcrest Health Center in Duluth with his loving family by his side. He was born July 6, 1931 in Sherwood, North Dakota to ...

Area Deaths 12-13-2018

Pamela Rytter, 66, Snohomish, Wash., formerly of Parshall, died Sunday at an Everett, Wash. hospital. (Thompson-Larson Funeral Home, Minot) Claire Guderjohn, 92, Crosby, formerly of Noonan, died Monday at a Crosby care center. (Stakston-Martin Funeral Home, Crosby) Alice Louise Engkvist, 93, ...

Diana Van Berkom

March 22, 1947 - Dec. 6, 2018 Diana Van Berkom, 71, Bismarck, ND, formerly of Coulee, ND, passed away Thursday, December 6, 2018, at Sanford Medical Center of Bismarck. Diana Marie Johnson was born March 22, 1947, the daughter of Orville and Elnora (Wilson) ...

Vernon Lee

Nov. 25, 1948 - Nov. 28, 2018 MOHALL - Vernon Sid- ney Lee, 70, New Rock- ford, formerly of Mohall, died Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2018, at a New Rockford nursing home. He was born Nov. 25, 1948, in Mohall, to Oscar and Eunice (Evanger) Lee. He was raised in Mohall and ...

Genevieve M. Schell

Sept. 3, 1944 - Dec. 10, 2018 Genevieve M. Schell, 74, died Monday Dec. 10, at Bethany Assisted Liv- ing Center, Fargo. Visita- tion will take place from 5:00-7:00 PM with a prayer service at 7:00 PM Friday, December 14, 2018 at St. Francis de Sales Catholic Church, ...

Area Deaths 12-12-2018

Robert Montgomery, 92, Tioga, died Sunday at a Tioga nursing home. (Fulkerson-Stevenson Funeral Home, Tioga) Mel Heere, 99, Minot, died Monday in a Minot hospital. (Thomas Family Funeral Home, Minot) Donald Torgrimson, 75, Burlington, died Monday in a Minot hospital. (Thompson-Larson Funeral ...

Theodore J. “Ted” Miller

Theodore J. “Ted” Mill- er age 87 of Rugby died Friday at the Heart of America Care Center, Rugby. He was born to Theodore O. and Myrtle (Joerm) Miller on Jan. 13, 1931 in Bottineau. He married Luella (Saude) Anderson on June 30, 1982 in Nevada. He served in ...

James Lochthowe

James Lochthowe, 92, Minot, ND, formerly of Norwich, ND, passed away Friday, December 7, 2018, in a Minot care center. James Otto Lochthowe was born June 19, 1926, the son of Otto John and Clara Francis (Frost) Lochthowe, in Minot, ND. He was raised on the ...

Douglas “Mac” McPhail

Douglas C. “Mac” McPhail, 75, died Wednesday, December 5, 2018 in Altru Hospital, Grand Forks. Douglas Clayton McPhail, the son of Dr. Clayton and Margaret (Beckwith) McPhail, was born at Crosby, North Dakota on April 4, 1943. He was raised and educat-ed at ...