Marvin Stotz

May 1, 1938-February 3, 2018

Marvin Stotz, 79,

Anamoose, passed away

Saturday, February 3,

2018 at Sanford Health in


Marvin Stotz, son of

William and Lenora

(Frueh) Stotz, was born

May 1, 1938 at Harvey.

He lived most of his life

on the original homestead

settled by his grandfather

in 1896. He attended

Georgetown Country

School through the 8th

grade and graduated from

Anamoose High School in


Marvin worked for the

ND Highway Department

on road construction

crews during the sum-

mers of 1957 and 1958.

He then farmed with his

father from 1958 until

1969. At this time, Mar-

vin took over the farm, re-

tiring in 1983 but contin-

ued to raise cattle through


Marvin married Sally

Kuntz on July 24, 1965 at

St. Vincent’s Catholic

Church in Mott.

He worked at the Drake

Coop Creamery from 1981

until 1989. In 1989 he be-

gan his meat cutting

career at Ralph’s Super

Valu which later became

Hinrich’s Super Valu,

where he worked until the


Marvin loved spending

time with his family and

visiting with people. He

enjoyed raising cattle,

making sausage, listening

to polka music and was

an avid reader.

He is survived by: his

wife of 52 years, Sally; 6

children, Diane (Gaylord)

Hibl of Wahpeton, Donna

(Kelly) Kohler of

Bismarck, Claudia (Gary)

Segura of Albuquerque,

NM, Douglas (Melissa)

Stotz of West Fargo,

Duane Stotz of Anamoose

and Rhonda (Kurt) Wen-

inger of Drake; and 10


Marvin was preceded

in death by: his parents,

William & Lenora Stotz;

his parents-in-law, Peter

and Sadie Kuntz; his sis-

ter and brother-in-law,

Janice & David Muscha,

one infant brother, Arlo;

and a nephew, Stacy


In lieu of flowers, the

family prefers memorials

be given to the American

Diabetes Association or

the American Heart Asso-


Funeral: Friday, Febru-

ary 9 at 10:30 A. M. at St.

Francis-Xavier Catholic

Church in Anamoose with

burial in the church


Visitation: Thursday

from 5:00 P. M. to 7:00 P.

M. At the church

Prayer Service: Thurs-

day evening at 7:00 P. M.

At the church.

Arrangements with

Bethke-Nelson Funeral

Home of Drake.

Online condolences

may be shared at nelson-

funeralhomesnd. com