Evelyn Herdt

Aug. 23, 1924-May 14, 2018

Evelyn Herdt, 93,

Garrison, died on Mon-

day, May 14, 2018 at her

home after a brief illness.

Memorial services will be

held on: Saturday at 11:00

am at St. Paul Lutheran

Church in Garrison.

Evelyn was born August

23, 1924 in Colburn, CO

to Charles and Eva (Store)

Frame. She was raised

and educated in Colbran,

CO. Following school, she

moved to Washington

State and worked at vari-

ous jobs during World

War II. She later moved

back to Colorado and

owned and operated her

own restaurant. It was at

the restaurant that she

met her future husband,

Elmer Herdt. Evelyn and

Elmer were married on

February 8, 1954 in Buf-

falo, SD. They moved

around a lot as Elmer

worked in the construc-

tion field, but they settled

in Garrison, ND and made

that their home, and

raised their two children,

Deloris and Jim.

Evelyn worked many

different jobs including,

bartending and cooking at

the Stone Inn Restaurant

for many years. She also

cleaned at many different

businesses in Garrison

and the surrounding com-


Evelyn loved to cook. It

wasn’t just her job, she

truly loved to cook and

was very good at it. In

her spare time she also

enjoyed embroidering.

Evelyn was a very dedi-

cated wife and mother

and took very good care of

her family. Evelyn was

also a member of St. Paul

Lutheran Church in


Evelyn is survived by:

her son, Jim Herdt, Minot,

2 grandchildren, Tim

Cohen, Tom (Mariah)

Cohen, 6 great- grand-

children, Max, Mitchell,

Taylor, Drake, Wilson,

and Lauren, 1 great-great-

grandchild, Charlotte

Oluich, brother-in-law,

Melvin Herdt, Turtle

Lake; several nieces and

nephews, and her beloved

Chihuahua, Sandy.

She was preceded in

death by: her daughter

and son-in-law, Deloris

“Wendy” Cohen, 2 broth-

ers, Jim and Dave Frame,

2 sisters, Doris Wallace

and Sis Frame, 2

sisters-in-law, Emma Rath

and Edna Kreller, and one

brother-in-law, Rueben


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