Obituaries

Peggy Lee Griffin

Peggy Lee Griffin, age 65, passed away January 4, 2018. Preceeded in death by: father, James Griffin and sister, Vickie Lykken. Peggy grew up in Minot, N.D., graduated from Minot high school in 1971, and attended Minot State College. She went on to become the ...

Martin Frank Deibert

April 6, 1928-Jan. 10, 2018 Surrounded by family; Martin Frank Deibert, 89 of Towner, entered eternal rest Wednesday January 10, 2018 at his Bismarck home away from home. Martin was born April 6, 1928, the son of Anton and Theresa (Klein) Deibert on the family farm ...

Bruce Helseth

Feb. 13, 1950-Jan. 11, 2018 Bruce Helseth, 67, long- time Carpio area farmer, died Thursday, January 11, 2018 in a Minot nurs- ing home. Bruce was born Febru- ary 13, 1950 to Oscar and T. “Junette” (Vaagen) Hel- seth in Minot, ND. He was raised and educated in ...

Bonnie Johnson

Aug. 16, 1955-Jan. 7, 2018 Bonnie Johnson, 62, Minot, ND, passed away Sunday, January 7, 2018 in a Minot hospital. Bonnie was born Au- gust 16, 1955 in James- town, ND to Burton and Luella (Ramsland) John- son. She was raised and educated in Jamestown and graduated ...

Fern Elizabeth Miller

Aug. 13, 1917 - Jan. 9, 2018 Fern E. Miller, 100, a longtime Deering resident, died peacefully at her daughter and son-in-laws home in St. Louis, Mis- souri where she has lived for the past six years. She was born on Au- gust 13, 1917 in Minot, North Dakota to A.O.K. ...

Rose Monson

Oct. 23, 1925-Jan. 9, 2018 Rose Monson, 92, Minot formerly of Crosby, ND, died Tuesday, January 9, 2018, in a Minot hospital. Rose was born October 23, 1925, in Towner, North Dakota to Patrick and Christine (Miller) Walsh. She was reared and educated in Fargo, ...

Yolanda Ryan

July 13, 1938-Jan. 11, 2018 Yolanda Ryan, 79, of Hazen, passed away on Thursday, January 11, 2018, at the Knife River Care Center, Beulah. Ser- vices will be held at 10:00 AM CST, Monday, Janu- ary 29, 2018, at St. Martin’s Catholic Church, Hazen with Fr. Kenneth ...

William Cox

William Cox, 97, form- erly of Underwood, ND died January 10, 2018 in Trinity Nursing Home, Minot, ND. Cremation has taken place and a memorial service will be held 10:30 AM Saturday January 20, 2018 at Faith Evangelical Church, Underwood. (Goetz Fun- eral Home, ...

Donald Marchus

Donald Marchus, 85, Fessenden, formerly of Cathay, passed away Fri- day, January 12, 2018 at the St. Aloisius Nursing Home in Harvey, His fun- eral will be held Satur- day, January 20, at 11:00 A.M. at the First Lutheran Church in Fessenden. Ar- rangements with Nelson ...

Donald Hornyak

Donald Hornyak, 89, Minot, ND, formerly of Yuma, AZ, passed away Thursday, January 11, 2018, in a Minot care center. Surviving family in- cludes: Daughter, Kathy (Dan) Christensen, Ryder; son, Phillippi Hornyak, Portland, OR; four grandchildren; two ...

Zina Juma

Sept. 10, 1927-Jan. 10, 2018 Zina Juma, age 90, of Tioga, ND, formerly of Ross, ND, died Wednes- day, January 10, 2018, at the Tioga Long Term Care Center in Tioga, ND. Zina Juma was born September 10, 1927 in Ponteix Saskatchewan, Canada, the daughter of Alex and Karia ...

Janet Ballantyne

Janet Ballantyne, age 84 of Westminster, CO form- erly of Maxbass and Westhope died Wednes- day at a Thornton, CO hospice center. Her fun- eral will be held on Tues- day at 11:00 am at the En- glish Lutheran Church in Maxbass. Visitation: will be one hour prior to ...

Donald Marcus

Donald Marcus, 85, Fessenden, formerly of Cathay, passed away Fri- day, January 12, 2018 at the St. Aloisius Nursing Home in Harvey, His fun- eral will be held Satur- day, January 20, at 11:00 A.M. at the First Lutheran Church in Fessenden. Ar- rangements with Nelson Funeral ...

Area Deaths 1-13-2018

Mary Albertson, 89, St. John and Bottineau, died Wednesday at a Minot hospital. (Elick Funeral Home, Rolla) Manford Rasmussen, 82, Culbertson, Mont., died Thursday at a Culbertson medical center. (Fulkerson-Stevenson Funeral Home, Williston) James Chase, 55, Belcourt, died Thursday at a ...

Delphine Michalenko

Dec. 9, 1935-Jan. 8, 2018 Delphine Michalenko, 82, Minot, passed away Monday, January 8, 2018, in her home. Delphine Helen Blumhagen was born De- cember 9, 1935, the daughter of Dan and Helen (Aldinger) Blumhagen, in Harvey, ND. She grew up in the Drake area. As ...

Duane Schneider

Duane Schneider, 71, Garrison, died on Mon- day, January 8, 2018 at his home. A memorial gath- ering will be held: on Sa- turday from 10:00 am un- til Noon at Thompson Funeral Home in Garris- on. Burial: will be held on Saturday at 3:30 pm at Spring Valley Cemetery in ...

Area Deaths 1-12-2018

Lloyd Kihle, 71, Williston, died Dec. 26 in Yuma, Ariz. (Fulkerson-Stevenson Funeral Home, Williston) Harley Peterson, 81, Cando, formerly of Grand Forks, died Sunday at a Cando medical center. (Dunningan-Dix Funeral Home, Cando) Zina Juma, 90, Ross, died Wednesday at a Tioga medical center. ...

Ellen Markwardt

Jan. 23, 1945-Jan. 4, 2018 Ellen Markwardt, 72, Dickinson, died Thurs- day, January 4, 2018 sur- rounded by her family at Sanford Health, Bismarck. Ellen’s Memorial Service will be: at 1 p.m., Satur- day, January 13, 2018 at Ladbury Funeral Service with Pastor Cal ...

Marjorie Harmon

Dec. 29, 1920 – Jan. 7, 2018 MOHALL - Marjorie Harmon, 97, Mohall, died Sunday, Jan. 7, 2018, at a Mohall nursing home. She was born Dec. 29, 1920, in Wolworth, Neb., to Harold and Sylvia (Sears) Jones. She was baptized and confirmed at St. Jerome Catholic ...

Area Deaths 1-11-2018

Allyn Botz, 77, Minot, died Tuesday in a Minot hospital. (Thomas Family Funeral Home, Minot) Rose Monson, 92, Minot, formerly of Crosby, died Tuesday in a Minot hospital. (Thomas Family Funeral Home, Minot) Jeriah Pretends Eagle, 35, New Town, died Tuesday in a Minot hospital. (Langhans ...