Patricia Elizabeth Schumann

May 12, 1937 – January 7, 2019

Patricia E. Schumann,

81, Minot, ND, formerly of

Glenburn, ND, passed

away Monday, January 7,

2019, at a Minot hospital.

Pat was born May 12,

1937, the daughter of Wil-

liam and Margaret

(Imsdahl) Sandberg, in

Fertile, MN. Pat was

raised and educated in


Pat married Merlin F.

Schumann on February

20, 1954 in Fertile, MN.

They made their home in

many small towns across

Minnesota, North Dakota,

and Montana, later set-

tling in Minot, ND in

1962. In September of

1974, they moved to Glen-

burn, ND, where they

eventually retired.

Merlin passed away

March, 24, 1991.

Pat was a member of

Trinity Lutheran Church,


Pat enjoyed many years

of decorating wedding

and birthday cakes as well

as volunteering at the

Glenburn Food Pantry,

Trinity Lutheran Church,

Glenburn School, and

Glenburn Senior Citizens


Surviving family in-

cludes; Children include

Richard (Michelle)

Schumann, Glenburn,

ND, Debra (Bob) Christen-sen, Olympia, WA, Denise

(Byron) Norsby, Glen-

burn, ND, Roger (Calisha)

Schumann, Minot, ND.

Grandchildren include

Paul (Roxann) Schumann,

Adam Schumann, Dawn

(Bobbie Joe) Theis, Kyla

Heinle, Halle Schumann,

Payton Schumann, Megan

Christensen, Ryan

Christensen, and Luke

Christensen. Great-grand-

children include Nick

Schumann, Zoe

Schumann, Abby

Schumann, Jaxson

Schumann, Conway Kizi-

ma. Sisters Karen Johnson

and Joyce Downs and

numerous nieces,

nephews and cousins.

Patricia was preceded

in death by her parents,

William and Margaret

Sandberg, husband Mer-

lin, sister Mona Erickson,

brothers-in-law Dan

Downs, Howard Erickson,

and grandson Wyatt


Funeral: Friday, Janu-

ary 11, 2019, at 10:30 a.m.

at Trinity Lutheran-

Church, Glenburn.

Interment: Sunset

Memorial Gardens, Minot,


Visitation: Thursday

from 4 to 7 p.m. at

Thompson-Larson Fun-

eral Home, Minot.

Memorials: Trinity

Lutheran Church, Glen-


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