Obituaries

Nita Kontos Roberts

Nita Kontos Roberts, 78, Minot, ND, passed away Wednesday, August 30, 2017, at Minot Health and Rehab. Mass of Christian Buri- al: Friday, September 8, 2017, 10 am, Our Lady of Grace Catholic Church, Minot. Visitation: Thursday, September 7, from 5 to 7 pm, ...

Area Deaths

Wallace Wagner, 77, formerly of Stanley and Des Lacs, died Saturday in a Minot nursing home. (Springan Funeral Home, Stanley) James Stewart, 85, Surrey, died Sunday in his home. (Thompson-Larson Funeral Home, Minot) Kenneth D. Schiele, 87, Burlington, died Sunday in his home. (Thompson-Larson ...

Dara Bjornson Meddock

Dara Marie Bjornson- Meddock, 61, Minot, died on Thursday, August 31, 2017, in a Minot hospital after a courageous battle with cancer which caused a massive stroke. Dara was born on March 16, 1956, in Minot to Roy and Elaine (Susak) Bjornson. She was raised and ...

Gerald Pratt

Gerald F. “Jerry” Pratt, 74, Fargo, ND, died on Wednesday, August 30, 2017, at Sanford Medical Center, Fargo. Gerald Franklin “Jerry” Pratt was born December 24, 1942, in Minot, ND, the son of Ernest and Myrtle (Klungness) Pratt. He was raised in Minot and graduated ...

Ruth Hall

Ruth Nelva Hall, 99, Quitman, TX, formerly of Glenburn, ND, was pro- moted to heaven on Au- gust 28, 2017. Ruth was born April 4, 1918, in Chatfield, MN. The fifth of seven chil- dren born to Peder and Minnie (Borgen) Johnson. Raised on a farm in south- ern ...

Shirley Erickson

Shirley Erickson, 88, Granville, ND, passed away Wednesday, August 30, 2017, at Souris Valley Care Center in Velva, ND. Shirley Ann Hanson was born September 4, 1928, the daughter of Hans and Cora (Fiskvik) Hanson, in Minot, ND. She was raised and edu- cated in ...

James M. Noss

James M. Noss, age 82 of Grand Forks, died on Wednesday, August 30, 2017, at Valley Eldercare in Grand Forks. A memorial service will be held on Friday, Sep- tember 15, 2017, at 2:00 P.M. at the Fairview Cemetery in Stanley. James Marlyn Noss, son of Alvin and ...

Area Deaths

Betty Sage, 88, Garrison, formerly of Parshall, died Friday in a Garrison nursing home. (Langhans Funeral Home, Parshall) Jessica Phelan, 53, Mandaree, died Friday in a Bismarck hospital. (Langhans Funeral Home, Parshall) Henry Anderson, 87, Minot, died Friday in his home. (Thomas Family ...

Area Deaths 9-2-2017

Dara Meddock, 61, Minot, died Thursday in a Minot hospital. (Thomas Family Funeral Home, Minot) Patricia L. Hammond, 86, Minot, died Thursday in a Minot hospital. (Thompson Larson Funeral Home, Minot) Nita Kontos Roberts, 78, Minot, died Wednesday in a Minot care center. (Thompson-Larson ...

Melvin Knutson

July 23, 1940-August 25, 2017 Melvin Knutson, 77, of Post Falls passed away suddenly Friday, August 25, 2017 at Kootenai Med- ical Center. Mel was born July 23, 1940 to John and Edna Knutson in Sher- wood, North Dakota. Mel spent his early years on his family’s farm ...

Tanner Bagley

Feb. 27, 2000-Aug. 24, 2017 Tanner Bagley, age 17, of Tioga, passed away due to injuries sustained in an automobile accident in Tioga on Thursday, Au- gust 24, 2017. His funeral arrangements are with Fulkerson Stevenson Fun- eral Home of Tioga, ND. Friends may sign ...

Area Deaths 9-1-2017

Stephen D. Linehan, 67, Oberon, died Wednesday in a Devils Lake hospital. (Evans Funeral Home, New Rockford) Helen Perrigo, 86, Minot, died Thursday in a Minot medical facility. (Thompson-Larson Funeral Home, Minot) Shirley Erickson, 88, Granville, died Wednesday in a Velva care center. ...

James “Pat” Rufus

April 3, 1951-August 5, 2017 James “Pat” Rufus, 66, West Fargo, ND formerly of Minot, ND died on Sa- turday, August 5, 2017 at his home under the care of Hospice of the Red River Valley. James Patrick Rufus was born on April 3, 1951 in Forest Grove, OR to James ...

Stephen Greeman

Stephen Greeman, 59, Deering, died August 10, 2017 in a Minot hospital. Stephen was born to Jacob and Theresa (Lon- gie) Greeman. He was raised and educated in Deering, ND. Stephen’s family in- cludes his wife, Teresa and children: Jake, Willi- am and Kay ...

Area Deaths 8-31-2017

Carmen Hochsprung, 26, Bottineau, died Wednesday at her home. (Nero Funeral Home, Bottineau) Nita Roberts, 78, Minot, died Wednesday in a Minot nursing home. (Thompson-Larson Funeral Home, Minot) Tom Neubauer, 82, Williston, died Wednesday at his home. (Everson Coughlin Funeral Home, Williston)

Eileen Shabel

Feb. 1, 1924 – Aug. 25, 2017 Eileen Mary Shabel, 93, Mohall, died Friday, Aug. 25, 2017, at the Good Samaritan Nursing Home in Mohall. She was born in St. Wendel, Minn., on Feb. 1, 1924, to Con and Ethel (Roche) Meagher. She was reared there and at- tended school ...

Kathy L. (Fladeland) Wick

Sept.24,1948-August 26, 2017 Kathy L. (Fladeland) Wick, 68, of Aurora, CO passed peacefully at her home on Saturday, Au- gust 26, 2017 after a long struggle with cancer. Kathy was born on Sep- tember 24, 1948 to Arne and Helen Fladeland in Stanley,ND. She is survived ...

Dennis Paul Wojahn

Aug. 5,1939,-Aug. 25, 2017 Dennis Paul Wojahn, 78, Fargo, ND, formerly of Velva, ND, passed away Friday, August 25, 2017, in a Fargo hospital.Dennis was born on August 5, 1939, in Minot, ND, the son of Paul and Myrtle (Olson) Wojahn. Dennis lived on the family farm ...

Doris Howell

Jan.17,1938-Aug.7, 2017 Doris Elaine (Lundt) Howell, a longtime resident of Carson City, Nevada, passed away at her home on August 7, 2017. Doris was born in her uncle’s “house on the prairie” in North Dakota on January 17, 1938 to Henry and Hazel Lundt. ...

Area Deaths

Terry Alsaker, 59, Maddock, died Sunday in a Harvey hospital. (Nelson Funeral Home, Fessenden) Ruth Hall, 99, Quitman, Texas, formerly of Glenburn, died Monday at her home. (Thomas Family Funeral Home, Minot.) Kurt Morin, 53, Belcourt, died Monday at his home. (Elick Funeral Home, Rolla)