Obituaries

Paul Halverson

Paul Halverson, age 87 of Thief River Falls, died Wednesday, August 29, 2018 at Oakland Park Communities. Paul’s funeral service was held Saturday, Sep- tember 1, 2018 at 3 PM at Johnson Funeral Service in Thief River Falls, MN with Rev. Kristin Oster- camp ...

Robert Houn

Feb. 23, 1948-Sept. 11, 2018 Robert Houn, 70, Columbia Heights, MN, died September 11, 2018, surrounded by family. Mass of Christian Buri- al will be held at 11:00 am Friday, September 21, at Cathedral of the Holy Spirit, 519 Raymond St., Bismarck, with Rev. ...

Alfred H. Wolkenhauer

June 21, 1925-Sept. 15, 2018 Alfred H. Wolkenhauer, 93, Minot, formerly of Flaxton, ND, passed away Saturday, September 15, 2018, at Trinity Hospital in Minot. Alfred H.Wolkenhauer was born June 21, 1925, the son of Fred and Caro- line (Ganskop) Wolk- enhauer, on a ...

Joy Peterson

Joy Peterson, age 92 of Dunseith, died Sunday at a Rolette nursing home. A memorial service will be held on Saturday at 10:00 am at the Peace Lutheran Church in Dun- seith. Burial will be at the Little Prairie Cemetery north of Dunseith. (Nero Funeral Home, Bottineau)

Robert Howard

July 21, 1931-Sept. 14, 2018 Robert Allen Howard, age 87, of Wildrose, ND passed away on Friday, September 14, 2018 at St. Luke’s Hospital in Crosby. His funeral will be Fri- day, September 21 at the Alliance Gospel Chapel in Wildrose at 11AM. Visita- tion will be at ...

David Geyer

July 29, 1946-Sept. 12, 2018 David Lynn Geyer, a loving Father, Son, Broth- er, Uncle, and Friend passed away at the age of 72 on Wednesday, Sep- tember 12, 2018 at his home in Kenmare. Dave was born on July 29, 1946 in Minot to Lynn and Julia (Solem) Geyer. He was raised in ...

Area Deaths 9-19-2017

Nelson Fredericks, 60, Columbia Heights, Minn., formerly of Mandaree, died Saturday in a Fargo hospital. (Langhans Funeral Home, Parshall) Dennis Green, 51, Minot, died Sunday in Minot. (Thompson-Larson Funeral Home, Minot)

Joe Farhart

Joe Farhart, 94, former- ly of Ross, passed away surrounded by family on Monday, September 10, 2018. His funeral service will be held at 10:00 AM, Saturday, September 15, 2018 at the American Lutheran Church in Stan- ley, ND. Pastor Jim Hamann will be ...

Lois Johnson

MOHALL – Lois Lor- raine Johnson, 86, Mohall, died Friday, Sept. 14, 2018, at a Minot nursing home. Lois was born Jan. 22, 1932, near Willow City, to Ole and Ida (Rockvoy) Lyngstad. She graduated from Willow City High School in 1950. She moved to Mohall and ...

Catherine Savelkoul

Catherine “Cathie” Savelkoul, 57, of Minot, ND, formerly of Grenora, ND, passed away Wednes- day evening, September 12, 2018 at the University of Minnesota Hospital in Minneapolis, MN. Her funeral arrangements are with Fulkerson Stevenson Funeral Home of ...

Chester Bauer

Chester “Ches” Bauer, 92, Garrison, died on Thursday, September 13, 2018 at the Garrison Hos- pital. Chester’s wishes were to be cremated and be buried at the Garrison City Cemetery. There will be no funeral services. Ches was born No- vember 16, 1925 at Portal, ...

Mary Fashant Wright (Lundquist)

Mary Fashant Wright (Lundquist), age 83, of Alamo, TX and Blooming-ton, MN, passed away suddenly on September 14, 2018. Mary battled Multiple Sclerosis for 48 years, but it did not define her life. She was a beacon of strength, resolve and love. She was the family rock and ...

Eric Dixon

Eric Dixon, 42, of Otsego, MN, formerly of Minot, ND, passed away peacefully at home on September 14, 2018. Survived by: parents, Ray and Andrea; brothers, Ryan (Franie), Brady; niece and nephews, Brooklyn, Logan, Avery; many aunts, uncles, cousins and beloved ...

Area Deaths

Russell Weber, 65, Bloomington, Minn., died Saturday at his home. (Evans Funeral Home, New Rockford) Norma M. (Armentrout) Skramstad, 96, Devils Lake, formerly of Rolette, died Friday at a Devils Lake care center. (Gilbertson Funeral Home, Devils Lake) Paul Bradley, 70, Minot, formerly of ...

Amy Johnson

On Sept. 12, 2018 our hearts were broken as God unexpectedly called Amy Juanita Johnson to his heavenly home. Amy was the second daughter to be blessed to Nick and Chee Barber, April 29, 1976. Big sister Annie was very anxious for Amy’s arrival. From day one, ...

Jeryl “Jerry” W. Harmel

Jeryl “Jerry” W. Harmel, 72, Knox, died suddenly on Friday, in the ER of Trinity Medical Center in Minot. He was born to Erik & Lena (Hilton) Harmel on Jan. 17th, 1946 in Rugby, ND. Jerry was a 29-year veteran of the Rugby Pol- ice Dept. He is survived ...

Area Deaths

Alfred Wolkenhauer, 93, Minot, formerly of Flaxton, died Saturday in a Minot hospital. (Thompson-Larson Funeral Home, Minot) Madeline Bruce, 75, Bismarck, formerly of New Town, died Sunday in a Mandan nursing home. (Langhans Funeral Home, Parshall) Stephanie Ryan, 96, Harvey, died Saturday ...

Lorraine Schaefer

Oct. 30, 1930-Sept. 13, 2018 Lorraine (Mack) Schaefer, 87, formerly of Harvey, ND passed away Thursday, September 13, 2018 at Bethany Nursing Home in Brandon, SD. A rosary and prayer service will be held on Monday, September 17, at 7 p.m. at Hertz Funeral Home in ...

Florence Alvina Fern Ress

June 22, 1926-Sept. 4, 2018 Florence Alvina Fern Ress (Tandberg), 92, of Cheyenne, died on Tues- day, September 4, 2018 at the Cheyenne Regional Medical Center. She was born on June 22, 1926 in Westhope, North Dakota. Mrs. Ress loved playing cards, cribbage, Bingo, ...

Pamela Lee Messina

Pamela Lee Messina, 69, truly a loving and free spirit, passed away re- cently from an aneurysm. Always smiling and up- beat, she loved traveling, golf, ancient aliens, southwest art, crafting, gardening and especially cooking. Pamela grew up in Michigan, and ...