Coralie Bruegger

Dec. 15, 1940-Dec. 28, 2017

Coralie Bruegger, 77, of

Watford City, ND, passed

away, Thursday, De-

cember 28,

2017,surrounded by her

loving family at the CHI

St. Alexius Medical

Center in Bismarck, ND.

Fulkerson Stevenson Fun-

eral Home of Watford

City, ND is assisting the

family. Friends may sign

the on-line register and

give their condolences at

Her funeral service will

be held at 11:00 AM,

Thursday, January 4, 2018

at First Lutheran Church

in Watford City. Pastor

Rob Favorite will officiate.

Interment will be in the

Our Redeemer’s

Cemetery, northeast of

Keene, ND.

Friends may call at the

Fulkerson Stevenson Fun-

eral Home in Watford City

on Wednesday from 11:00

AM until 3:30 PM and at

the church on Thursday,

one hour prior to services.

Coralie Marie (Jore)

Bruegger was born De-

cember 15, 1940 to Ernest

and Esther Jore in Alex-

ander, North Dakota at

her Grandpa and Grand-

ma Olson’s house.

Coralie was confirmed

March 7, 1954 at Keene

First Lutheran Church.

She attended grade school

at the Keogh School and

graduated from Watford

City High School in 1958.

Some of Coralie’s favorite

memories included talk-

ing about her homestead

on the farm, all of the

memories made during

Christmas and climbing

the butte at the farm. She

enjoyed gardening, play-

ing Yahtzee and coffee

especially with Sharon,

baking and making her

white chocolate mix for

friends and family.

Coralie always liked keep-

ing up with what her

grandchildren were doing

and making numerous

phone calls.

She married the love of

her life, John Bruegger on

July 10, 1959. Together

they celebrated 58 years

of marriage.

Coralie is preceded in

death by her parents, Er-

nest and Esther

Jore,in-laws George &

Mary Bruegger sister

in-law, Sandy Jore and

daughter in-law, Debbie

St. John.

Left behind to treasure

her memory is her loving

husband, John Bruegger;

children, Kim Skarda and

husband Wayne of Keene,

Jeff Bruegger of Rapid

City, Kris Brenna and hus-

band Gregg of Gilbert, AZ,

Jean Kalberer and hus-

band Jeff of Powell, WY;

her 6 grandchildren: Jessi

Skarda (Tom Parchman),

Kelli Garton (Travis), Jami

Skarda-Craft (Mike), Cody

Kalberer (Lexi), Korrie

Kalberer and Samantha

Brenna and 1 great

grandchild, Jackson

Parchman. Her siblings,

Dick Jore and Sharon

(Duke) Olson and nieces

and nephews.