Doris Sorenson

Oct. 19, 1920-Jan. 19, 2017

Doris E. Sorenson, 96,

Minot, passed away

Thursday, January 19,

2017, at a Minot hospital.

Doris was born on Oc-

tober 19, 1920, in Ryder,

ND, the daughter of Carl

and Josephine (Sather)

Anderson. She was raised

and educated in Ryder.

Doris was united in

marriage to Soren Soren-

son on July 20, 1946, in

Sydney, MT. The couple

farmed in the Blue Hill

Township, McLean Coun-

ty, area until retiring in

1963. The couple moved

to Minot in 1969. Doris

worked in food service at

various places, including

Joe’s Diner and Bar and

St. Joseph’s Hospital in

Minot. Soren passed away

in 1971.

Doris was a member of

Bread of Life Lutheran

Church, Minot.

Survivors: sons, Lee

(Yvonne) Montevideo,

MN, Larry (Colleen), Lyle

and stepdaughter LaVone

(Duane) Endresen, Minot;

3 grandchildren, 4

great-grandchildren, 4

step-grandchildren; and

many nieces and


Doris was preceded in

death by her husband,

parents, sister, Stella

Lynne, brothers Earl, Ar-

nold, & Donald, 2 step-

children, 1 stepgrandson,

and 1 great-grandson.

Funeral Service: Mon-

day, January 23, 2017, at

11 a.m. at Bread of Life

Lutheran Church.

Visitation: Sunday,

January 22, 2017, from 2

p.m. until 4 p.m. at

Thompson-Larson Fun-

eral Home, Minot.

Burial will take place

Monday, January 23,

2017, at 2 p.m. at Rosehill

Memorial Park, Minot.

Memorials are preferred

to the Bread of Life Luth-

eran Church Building


Those wishing to sign

the online register and

share memories may ac-

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section at


Thompson-Larson Fun-

eral Home, Minot