Obituaries

Area Deaths 12-2-2018

Robert Stafford, 84, Minot, died Friday in his home. (Thompson-Larson Funeral Home, Minot) Sharon Merritt, 74, Minot, formerly of New Town, died Friday in a Velva care center. (Thomas Family Funeral Home, Minot) Dr. Russell Odegard, 96, Minot, died Saturday in a Minot care center. (Thomas ...

Hazel Kolden

Hazel Kolden, 86, of Williston, passed away Wednesday, November 28, 2018 at the Bethel Lutheran Nursing & Reha- bilitation Center Home of Williston, ND. Fulkerson Stevenson Funeral Home of Williston is assisting the family. Friends may sign the on-line register ...

James Martinson

James Martinson, 79, of Ray, ND, passed away Thursday, November 29, 2018 surrounded by his family at Trinity Hospital in Minot, ND. Fulkerson Stevenson Funeral Home of Tioga is assisting the family. Friends may sign the on-line register and give their condolences ...

Area Deaths 12-1-2018

Connie Moran, 72, Minot, died Thursday in a Minot nursing home. (Thompson-Larson Funeral Home, Minot) Joanne Cozart, 75, rural Williston, died Thursday at her home in Williston. (Everson-Coughlin Funeral Home, Williston) Carl James Havskjold, 64, Williston, died Friday at a Williston ...

Howard Loftesnes

Aug. 8, 1938 - Nov. 23, 2018 Howard Loftesnes, 80, of Bismarck, ND, passed away on Friday, No- vember 23, 2018, sur- rounded by family at San- ford Medical Center in Bismarck, following a hard-fought battle with a recent illness. A Memori- al Service celebrating ...

Dr. Debra Kaye Jenkins

Aug. 24, 1954 - Nov. 27, 2018 Dr. Debra Kaye Jenkins, of Rugby, North Dakota, the daughter of Ivan and Ruth Ann Sundberg (Carl- son) was born August 24, 1954 in Roseville, Min- nesota. A faithful servant of Christ, wife, mother, and friend died suddenly at the age of ...

Fern Nelson

July 17, 1915 - Nov. 26, 2018 SHERWOOD - Fern Violet Nelson, 103, Sher- wood, died Monday, Nov. 26, 2018, at a Mohall nursing home. She was born July 17, 1915, on the family farm southwest of Sherwood, to Ben and Emma (Schu- bert) Armstrong. She gra- duated from ...

Veronica Filipek

Aug. 8, 1928 - Nov. 25, 2018 Veronica Filipek, 90, Minot, ND, passed away Sunday, November 25, 2018, at Souris Valley Care Center in Velva. Veronica Marie Leier was born August 8, 1928, the daughter of Peter and Agatha (Schuck) Leier, in Orrin, ND. She was raised ...

Michael James Dehnke

Oct. 28, 1961 - Nov. 26, 2018 Michael James Dehnke, 57, Logan, died November 26, 2018 in a Minot hospi- tal. Michael was born Oc- tober 28, 1961, in Hudson, Wisconsin to Gordon and Livona (Sanders) Dehnke. He grew up in Logan and attended school in Minot graduating ...

Ronald Eugene “Snuffy” Parizek

Aug. 14, 1952 - Nov. 23, 2018 Ronald Eugene “Snuffy” Parizek, 66, Minot passed Friday, November, 23, 2018 after a courageous battle with cancer. Ronald was born on Au- gust 14, 1952 to Ramon and Mary (Bond) Parizek in Minot. A Memorial Mass will be held 12:00 pm ...

Reverend Melda (Packineau) Lambert

Oct. 15, 1930 - Nov. 25, 2018 Reverend Melda (Pack- ineau) Lambert, 88, New Town, died Sunday, Nov. 25, 2018 at a nursing home in Stanley. Melda was born Oct. 15, 1930 in Elbowoods to Henry Perkins and Eliza- beth Price; she was adopt- ed by family as an infant and ...

Carrie Fern (Storkson) Pierce

June 23, 1975 - Nov. 20, 2018 Carrie Fern Pierce (Storkson), beloved wife, mother, sister, and daughter passed away on November 20th, 2018 in Anchorage, Alaska. Carrie was born in Minot, ND on June 23, 1975 to parents Allen Storkson and Cheryl Laber (Childress). ...

Larry Orke

Larry Orke, age 68 of Fargo formerly of Bot- tineau, died Tuesday at a Fargo hospital from com- plications from open heart surgery. His funeral will be held on Monday at 10:00 am at the First Luth- eran Church in Bottineau. Visitation will be Sunday from 1:00 pm until ...

Area Deaths 11-30-2018

Elvetta Swanson, 89, Minot, formerly of Brea, Calif., died Wednesday at a Minot assisted living facility. (Thompson-Larson Funeral Home, Minot) Hazel Kolden, 86, Williston, died Wednesday at a Williston nursing and rehabilitation center. (Fulkerson-Stevenson Funeral Home, Williston) Vernon ...

Area Deaths

Roderick Bisbee, 64, Williston, died Tuesday at a Billings, Mont. hospital. (Everson-Coughlin Funeral Home, Williston)

Carrie Fern (Storkson) Pierce

June 23, 1975 - Nov. 20, 2018 Carrie Fern Pierce (Storkson), beloved wife, mother, sister, and daughter passed away on November 20th, 2018 in Anchorage, Alaska. Carrie was born in Minot, ND on June 23, 1975 to parents Allen Storkson and Cheryl Laber (Childress). ...

Michael James Dehnke

Oct. 28, 1961 - Nov. 26, 2018 Michael James Dehnke, 57, Logan, died November 26, 2018 in a Minot hospi- tal. Michael was born Oc- tober 28, 1961, in Hudson, Wisconsin to Gordon and Livona (Sanders) Dehnke. He grew up in Logan and attended school in Minot ...

Reverend Melda (Packineau) Lambert

Oct. 15, 1930 - Nov. 25, 2018 Reverend Melda (Pack- ineau) Lambert, 88, New Town, died Sunday, Nov. 25, 2018 at a nursing home in Stanley. Melda was born Oct. 15, 1930 in Elbowoods to Henry Perkins and Eliza- beth Price; she was adopt- ed by family as an infant and ...

Ronald Eugene “Snuffy” Parizek

Aug. 14, 1952 - Nov. 23, 2018 Ronald Eugene “Snuffy” Parizek, 66, Minot passed Friday, November, 23, 2018 after a courageous battle with cancer. Ronald was born on Au- gust 14, 1952 to Ramon and Mary (Bond) Parizek in Minot. A Memorial Mass will be held 12:00 ...

Lois Hilleren

Lois Hilleren 93, Rugby, formerly of Parshall, died November 23, 2018 in the Heart of America Care Center in Rugby. Lois Joyce Hay was born Sep- tember 14, 1926 in Parshall, to Oscar Sr. and Pearl Hay. She grew up on the family farm near Raub where she attended ...