Obituaries

Dean Essen

Dean Essen, age 78 of Lake Metigoshe, died Sa- turday at a Bottineau hos- pital. His funeral will be held on Thursday at 10:00 am at the Lake Metigoshe Christian Center. Visita- tion will be Wednesday from 1:00 pm until 9:00 pm at the Nero Funeral Home in ...

Robert Moore

Robert Moore, age 77, of Tioga, ND passed away January 31, 2018 in Minot, ND. Robert’s ser- vice will be held at 2PM, Saturday, June 16, 2018 at First Lutheran Church in Tioga, ND. Pastor Sandy Anderson will officiate and interment will be at Beauty Valley ...

Jerome “Fudger” Held

August 13, 1954-June 10, 2018 Jerome “Fudger” Held, 63, Harvey, ND died Sun- day, June 10, 2018 at CHI St. Alexius Hospital in Bismarck, ND, after a brief illness. Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday, June 15 at St. Cecilia Catholic Church, Harvey, ND. ...

Bryan Hamnes

July 19, 1961-June 7, 2018 Bryan Hamnes, age 56 of Bottineau, died Thurs- day at a Rochester, MN hospital. His funeral will be held on Friday at 10:00 am at the First Lutheran Church in Bottineau. Visitation will be Thurs- day from 1:00 pm until 9:00 pm with a prayer ...

Area Deaths 6-13-2018

Leslie Rudolph, 75, Bainville, Mont., died Monday at his Bainville home. (Everson-Coughlin Funeral Home, Williston) Patricia Kenner, 84, Maddock, died Tuesday at a Rugby medical center. (Nelson Funeral Home, Maddock)

Irene Christine Quammen

July 20, 1920-June 8, 2018 Irene Christine Quam- men was the first born on July 20, 1920 of 11 chil- dren raised by Conrad and Ida Annell. They were both Swedish immi- grants and lived on a farm 7 miles south of Palermo. Irene went to the Ni- chols school through the ...

Area Deaths

Valorie Poitra, 53, New Town, died Sunday near Mandaree. (Thompson Funeral Home, Garrison) Donna Morgan, 78, New Town, died Monday in her home. (Langhans Funeral Home, Parshall) Aurelia Gillette, 73, New Town, died Sunday at a Minot hospital. (Langhans Funeral Home, Parshall) Jerome Held, ...

Fred “Jerry” Falck

August 9, 1950-June 7, 2018 Fred “Jerry” Falck, 67, passed away on June 7, 2018 in Minot, ND, after a lengthy and courageous battle with esophageal cancer. Fred Jerome Falck was born on August 9, 1950 in Lignite, ND to Fred and Mabel (Hagen) Falck. He grew up ...

Bryan Hamnes

Bryan Hamnes, age 56 of Bottineau, died Thurs- day at a Rochester, MN hospital. His funeral will be held on Friday at 10:00 am at the First Lutheran Church in Bottineau. Visitation will be Thursday from 1:00 pm until 9:00 pm with a prayer service at 7:00 pm at the ...

Betty Melby

Aug. 26, 1928-June 8, 2018 Betty Melby, 89, Har- vey, formerly of rural Manfred, passed away Fri- day, June 8, 2018 at the St. Aloisius Nursing Home in Harvey. Betty Lou Rodacker, daughter of Tom and Min- nie (Pepple) Rodacker, was born August 26, 1928 at rural ...

Helen Peterson

Sept. 28, 1932-March 22, 2018 Helen Peterson, age 85, a resident of Minot, ND, formerly of Valley City, ND passed away Thurs- day, March 22, 2018 at Trinity Health in Minot. Helen Mae Burchill, the daughter of James and Ida (Holcomb) Burchill, was born September 28, ...

Donovan Olson

Sept. 24, 1933-April 9, 2018 Donovan Martin Olson, 84, Devils Lake, formerly of Kenmare, died on April 9, 2018, after a valiant struggle against bladder cancer. Donovan “Donny” was born on September 24, 1933 in Norma, North Dakota, the youngest child of ...

Betty Melby

Betty Melby, 89, Har- vey, formerly of rural Manfred, passed away Fri- day, June 8, 2018 at the St. Aloisius Nursing Home in Harvey. Her funeral will be held Wednesday, June 13 at 11:00 A. M. at the Vang Lutheran Church in Manfred with burial in the church ...

Wesley R. Johnson

Funeral services for Wesley R. Johnson, age 75, of Milaca, MN, former-ly of Minot, will be held Monday, June 11 at 11 AM at Zion Lutheran Church in Milaca, MN. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the church. Interment at Rose Hill Cemetery in ...

Betty Lou (Gietzen) Remmick

The Funeral Mass for Betty Lou Gietzen Rem- mick will be Friday, June 15th at 11:00 a.m. at Our Lady Of Grace Catholic Church in Minot. A greet- ing time will start at 10:00 am. A luncheon will fol- low the funeral mass at the church. Her burial service will take ...

Area Deaths 6-10-2018

Dean Essen, 78, Lake Metigoshe, died Saturday at a Bottineau hospital. (Nero Funeral Home, Bottineau) Irene Quammen, 97, Stanley, died Friday at her home. (Springan Stevenson Funeral Home, Stanley) Dorothy Nicklay Marr, 98, Cando, died Thursday at the Towner County Living Center in Cando. ...

Robert Mott

August 27, 1946-April 24, 2018 Robert Mott, 71 passed away April 24, 2018 at the Benedictine Living Center /Veteran’s Home in Garris-on, ND with his family by his side. Robert had been battling Alzheimer’s/ Dementia for years; he en- tered the Veteran’s home in ...

Robert J. Ruthemeyer

July 21, 1929-April 9, 2018 Robert J. Ruthemeyer, age 88, passed away April 9, 2018 in Manvel, Texas. Born July 21, 1929 in Los Angeles, California, Robert received his B.S. in Agricultural Education in 1954 and Masters in Edu- cation in 1960 both from the University ...

Penelope “Penny” (LaFlame) Ruthemeyer

Sept. 8, 1934-Feb. 12, 2018 Penelope “Penny” LaFlame Ruthemeyer, age 83, passed away February 12, 2018 in Pearland, Tex- as. She was born at Minot, North Dakota in 1934 to Francis N. and Althea For- tier LaFlame. Penny at- tended McKinley School in Minot and ...

Roger Anderson

June 28, 1930-June 2, 2018 Roger Anderson, age 87, formerly of New Town, more recently of Willis- ton, ND, passed away Sa- turday, June 2, 2018 at Bethel Lutheran Home in Williston, ND. Springan Stevenson Funeral Home of Stanley is assisting the family. Friends may ...