Obituaries

Joseph C. Spain

Joseph Clyde “Joe” Spain, 73, formerly of Minot, died Thursday, October 26, 2017 in Casa Grande, Arizona. Joe was born on August 4, 1944 at Minot, North Dakota to Clyde and Mar- garet (O ‘Meara) Spain. He was raised and educated at Minot and graduated from ...

Area Deaths

Ray Westmeyer, 76, Minot, died Sunday in his home. (Thomas Family Funeral Home, Minot) Brent Zietz, 57, Mesa, Ariz., formerly of Underwood, died Sunday from injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident. (Meyers Funeral Home, Linton)

Dorothy Korom

Dec. 10, 1921-Oct. 27, 2017 Dorothy “Dolly” Korom, 95, Minot, ND, passed away Friday, October 27, 2017, at the Good Samari- tan Center in Bottineau. Dorothy A’Louise Hau- gan was born December 10, 1921, the daughter of Cy and Katherine (McKorkell) Haugan, ...

Murdick “Bud” Smith

Murdick “Bud” Smith, 76, died at his home in Berwick on October 25th. Funeral Service will be held at Zion Lutheran Church in Towner on Wednesday, November 1st, at 10 A.M. Prayer service at the church on Tuesday at 7 PM and visitation starting at 6 ...

Area Deaths 10-30-2017

Maxine Malcomb, 91, Minot, died Sunday in a Minot nursing home. (Thompson Larson Funeral Home, Minot) Marilyn Benson, 54, Parshall, died Saturday in a Minot hospital. (Langhans Funeral Home, Parshall) Delores Krick, 79, Cando, died Saturday in a Cando care center. (Dunnigan-Dix Funeral Home, ...

Raymond Helseth Sr.

Nov. 24, 1934-Oct. 27, 2017 Raymond Helseth Sr., 82, Minot, died Friday, October 27, 2017, in a Minot nursing home. Raymond Lawrence Helseth Sr. was born on November 24, 1934, to Reinhold and Opal (Getchell) Torgrimson in Minot. His upbringing and education took ...

Julianne Marie Wallin

Sept.10, 1924-Oct. 22, 2017 Julianne Wallin, 93, formerly of Minot, ND passed away on October 22, 2017, in Edina, Min- nesota. Julianne Marie Wallin was born in Pelican Ra- pids, Minnesota on Sep- tember 10, 1924, to John and Mattie Quamme. She grew up in Pelican ...

Rodney E. Getzlaff

Sept. 17, 1944-Oct. 26, 2017 Rodney E. Getzlaff, 73, Minot, died Thursday, October 26, 2017, in a Minot hospital. Rodney, the son of Her- man and Olga (Gjerde) Getzlaff, was born Sep- tember 17, 1944, in Rug- by, ND. He was raised in Willow City, where he at- tended ...

Area Deaths – 10-29-2017

Dorothy Korom, 95, Minot, died Friday in a Bottineau nursing home. (Thompson-Larson Funeral Home, Minot) Evangeline Braun, 76, Minot, died Saturday in a Minot hospital. (Thompson Larson Funeral Home, Minot) Mark Chaney, 64, Williston, died Friday in a Williston hospital. (Everson-Coughlin ...

Maybell A. Corey

Dec. 20, 1926-Oct. 26, 2017 Maybell A. Corey, 90, Bowbells, ND, passed away on Thursday, Oc- tober 26, 2017 in a Minot hospital. Maybell Alzina Beck was born on December 20, 1926, the daughter of Fred and Mildred (Greenfield) Beck on the family farm in rural ...

Lois Billehus

March 2, 1938-Oct. 24, 2017 Lois “Lollipop” Bil- lehus, 79, Minot, died Tuesday, October 24, 2017, in a Minot rehab fa- cility. Lois was born March 2, 1938, in Minot, ND to Johnny and Helen (Hegle) Johnson. She was edu- cated in Minot. As a young woman, she was ...

Mildred Zook

May 10, 1921-Oct. 26, 2017 Goshen, Indiana - Mil- dred Zook, 96, passed away early Thursday morning, Oct. 26 at Greencroft Healthcare from complications of Alzheimer’s disease. She was born May 10, 1921 in Mylo, North Dakota to Peter and Nancy (Yoder) Yoder. On Aug. 12, ...

Area Deaths 10-28-2017

Karla Carrillo (Trondson), 71, Spokane, Wash., formerly of Berthold, died Sunday in Spokane, Wash. Murdick Smith, 76, Towner, died on Wednesday in Berwick. (Niewoehner Funeral Home, Rugby) Casey Hall, 39, Bismarck, died Thursday in a Bismarck hospital. (Langhans Funeral Home, ...

Alfred “Al” F. Heintz

Feb. 16, 1939-Oct. 20, 2017 Alfred “Al” F. Heintz, 78, Cheyenne, Wyoming, formerly of Minot, passed away Friday, October 20, 2017 in a V.A. Medical Center in Cheyenne. Alfred was born on February 16, 1939, in Or- rin, ND. He attended Drake School and ...

Herman Shinn

Dec. 19 1942- Oct. 20 2017 Herman Kelly Shinn, 74 born 19 December 1942 in Spanish Fork, UT to Richard Douglas Shinn and Betty Jean (Powelson) Shinn. Died on 20 Oc- tober 2017 in Minot, ND. He was a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. He is ...

Allen Michael Graner

Oct. 23, 1953-Oct. 24, 2017 Allen Michael Graner, 64, Rugby died Tuesday, October 24, 2017 at Trini- ty Hospital in Minot, ND. He was born to Bernard and Isabelle (Froelich) Graner on October 23, 1953 in Bismarck, ND. He married Nancy (Howie) on June 23, 1978 in ...

Marilyn Cerkowniak

June 2, 1936-Oct. 25, 2017 Marilyn Cerkowniak, 81, Minot, died Wednes- day, October 25, 2017 in a Minot Hospital. Marilyn was born June 2, 1936 at Hallock, Min- nesota to Ann Olso- nowski. She was raised at Lancaster, Minnesota and graduated from Kennedy, Minnesota ...

Area Deaths 10-27-2017

Helen Steffen, 99, Fargo and Bowbells, died Saturday in Fargo. (Boulger Funeral Home, Fargo) Karla Carrillo (Tondson), 71, Spokane, Wash., formerly of Berthold, died Sunday in Spokane. Maybell Corey, 90, Bowbells, died Thursday in a Minot hospital. (Thompson-Larson Funeral Home, ...

Clinton B. Rehak

July 31, 1962-Oct. 22, 2017 Clinton B. Rehak, age 55, resident of Stanley, ND passed away unex- pectedly on Sunday, Oc- tober 22, 2017 in Chey- enne, WY. Clinton Brian Rehak was born July 31, 1962 in Stanley, ND, the youngest son of Roy and Arlene (Ogden) Rehak. He ...

Marcella Ann (Meyer) Gehringer

Dec. 28, 1946-Oct. 23, 2017 On October 23, 2017, Marcella Ann (Meyer) Gehringer, 70, peacefully passed away surrounded by loved ones at the Glen- dive Medical Center in Glendive, MT. Marcella “Sally” was born in Minot, ND on De- cember 28, 1946 to Anton and ...