Obituaries

Lenore Wright

Jan. 20, 1939-May 15, 2019 Lenore Thelma Wright, 80, Rugby, died on Wednesday, May 15, 2019 at Edgewood Vista in Minot, ND. She was born on Janu- ary 20, 1939 to Rolf and Johanna (Thorvilson) Ol- son in Rugby, ND. On February 8, 1969 she mar- ried Harold Wright in ...

Ralph Bertsch

April 14, 1936-May 16, 2019 Ralph Hubert Bertsch, 83, Rugby died at the Heart of America Medical Center on May 16, 2019. Ralph was born in Rug- by on April 14, 1936 to Peter and Helga (Stensholt) Bertsch and graduated from Rugby High School in 1954. He ...

Larry Boutilier

Sept. 21, 1934-May 15, 2019 Larry Boutilier, 84, rur- al Granville died on Wednesday, May 15, 2019 in a Minot hospital from cardiac arrest. He was sur- rounded by his loving family. Larry David Boutilier was born on September 21, 1934 on the family farm near ...

Area Deaths 5-18-2019

Kimberlyn Getzlaff, 56, Stanley, died Wednesday at a Minot hospital. (Springan-Stevenson Funeral Home, Stanley) Bruce Vig, 60, Williston, died Thursday near Bainville, Mont. (Everson Coughlin Funeral Home, Williston) Francis Owens, 75, Bainville, Mont., died Friday at a Culbertson, Mont. ...

Gertrude Johnson

Gertrude “Tiny” John- son, 97 (forever 83 1/2) a long-time resident of Crosby passed away peacefully at her home on Tuesday, May 14, 2019 in Minot, ND. A public visitation will be held from 3 to 6 pm with a prayer service at 6 pm on Friday, May 17th, 2019 ...

Area Deaths 5-17-2019

Carey Vivier, 63, Dunseith, died Tuesday at a Grand Forks hospital. (Elick Funeral Home, Rolla) Della Stevenson, 88, Rugby, formerly of Leeds and Wolford, died Wednesday in Rugby. (Nelson Funeral Home, Leeds) Larry Boutilier, 84, rural Granville, died Wednesday in a Minot hospital. (Thomas ...

Cleo Gonser-Moseng

April 14, 1940-May 13, 2019 Cleo Gonser-Moseng, 79, Minot died Monday, May 13, 2019 in a Minot nursing home. Cleo Mae was born on April 14, 1940 in Minot to Clarence and Mabel (Bott) Moseng. She was educat- ed in various schools in- cluding Darrow School in Greely ...

Betty Nostdahl

Betty Nostdahl, age 94 of Bottineau, died Mon- day, May 13, 2019 at a Bottineau hospital. Her funeral will be held on Monday, May 20, 2019 at 2:00 pm at the First Lutheran Church in Bot- tineau. Visitation will be Sun- day from 1:00 pm until 9:00 pm with a prayer ...

Dr. Bonnie Ann Avery-McCurdy

Memorial services for Dr. Bonnie Ann (Nelson) Avery-McCurdy will be held on Friday, May 17, 2019 at 11:00 am at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Garrison. Bonnie is the daughter of Margie Nelson and the late Norlan Nelson of Garrison, and mother to Tara Cooper, Marta ...

Area Deaths 5-16-2019

Ronald Weinmann, 74, Devils Lake, formerly of Minot, died Tuesday at his home. (Gilbertson Funeral Home, Devils Lake) Alan Johnson, 63, Mohall, died Tuesday at his home. (Brose Funeral Home, Mohall) Thelma Smith, 86, Minot, died Tuesday at a Minot hospital. (Thompson-Larson Funeral Home, ...

James D. Olson

July 25, 1925-March 6, 2019 James D. Olson, 93, of Minot and Mesa, AZ, died on March 6, 2019 at his winter home in Mesa. James Derald Olson was born on July 25, 1925 in Guthrie, ND to Clarence and Rose (Beutler) Olson. He was raised and educat-ed in Minot and ...

Mark Vickerman

June 13, 1963-May 10, 2019 Mark Vickerman, age 55, of Minot, passed away on May 10, 2019. Mark was born on June 13, 1963 to Barbara Lou (Gilb) and Gerald Fred Vickerman in Marshall, Minnesota. On August 10, 1985, he married the love of his life, Anastasia Jacobs ...

Ursula Devine

Ursula Devine passed away Tuesday, May 7th in her home in Freder- icksburg, Texas, a day be- fore she was to celebrate her 88th birthday. Ursula, or Uschi to many, was a woman of the world, but more im- portantly she was a fix- ture in the communities where she ...

Daniel Vetsch

Feb. 10, 1952 - Dec. 27, 2018 Daniel Martin Vetsch, 66, Rugby died on Thurs- day, December 27, 2018 in the care of Hospice in Rugby, North Dakota. He was born on February 10, 1952 to Martin and Regina (Kraft) Vetsch in Rugby, North Dakota. Dan is sur- vived by his ...

LaVella Faul

LaVella Seibel Hir- schkorn Faul, 94, of Har- vey died Wednesday, May 8, 2019 at the St. Aloisius Hospital of Harvey after a short illness. Funeral services will be held at the Cornerstone Community Church South Campus on Saturday, May 18, 2019 at 10:30 a.m. ...

Donald Ranum

March 13, 1945-May 11, 2019 Donald Lawrence Ra- num, 74, of Bismarck, born March 13, 1945 in Stanley, ND to Oral & Bar- bara (Austad) Ranum. He married Roberta Baker on September 13, 1975 in Parshall, ND. From this union were three children Gerald “Jerry”, ...

Bernell G. Christofferson

Bernell G. Christoffer- son, 57, of Tioga, ND, passed away Monday, May 13, 2019 at Trinity Medical Center in Minot, ND after injuries received in an accident last Wednesday, May 8. Fulkerson Stevenson Funeral Home of Tioga is assisting the family. Friends may sign ...

Cleo Gonser-Moseng

Cleo Gonser-Moseng, 79, Minot died Monday, May 13, 2019 in a Minot nursing home. Funeral Service: 1:30 p.m. Friday, May 17, 2019 at Our Redeemer’s Luth- eran Church, Minot. Visitation: Thursday, May 16, 2019 from 3:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. at the Thomas Family ...

Area Deaths 5-15-2019

Betty Nostdahl, 94, Bottineau, died Monday at a Bottineau hospital. (Nero Funeral Home, Bottineau)

Arlin Pederson

Arlin Pederson, 81, Minot, died Sunday, May 12, 2019 in his home sur- rounded by his loving family. Arlin was born June 15, 1937 in Bottineau, ND to Telford and Bertha (Lar- son) Pederson. He grew up in Bottineau. Arlin started in the grocery store at age 13 and ...