Obituaries

Michael Burckhard

July 15, 1920-Dec.24, 2017 Michael Burckhard, 97, Minot, formerly of Towner, died Sunday, De- cember 24, 2017, at Trini- ty Health in Minot. Michael L. Burckhard was born July 15, 1920, the son of Lawrence and Martina (Sitter) Burck- hard, in Towner, ND. He was ...

James Wood

James (Jim) Allen Wood, 72, of Oakdale, MN formerly of Minot, ND passed away December 20th after a long battle with Lewy Body Dementia & Parkinson’s disease. Jim spent the majority of his life in Minot, ND. He loved the community & was very involved. ...

Betty Abelseth

Betty Lou Abelseth, 88, Minot died on December 25, 2017 in her home. Betty was a baker of all occasion cakes for many years and her husband Fred was a co-owner of Mackley Construction. Betty is survived by her husband, children: Nan- cy, Candace, Marilyn and Wendy ...

Donald Harold Waltzer

Dec. 25, 1929-Dec. 14, 2017 Donald Harold Waltzer, the son of Carl and Hazel (Pollard) Waltzer was born in the rural Gran- ville, North Dakota home of his parents on De- cember 25, 1929. He died at the age of 87 years on Thursday, December 14, 2017 at the Heart of ...

Mark Schmidt

May 13, 1959-Dec. 22, 2017 Mark Schmidt, 58 of Pick City died Friday De- cember 22, 2017 at his home. Funeral services: will be held at the First Luth- eran church of Harvey on Friday December 29, 2017 at 10:30 a.m. Visitation: will be held at the Hertz Funeral ...

David Lawson

July 18, 1939 – Dec. 24, 2017 Harold David Lawson, 78, Minot, formerly of Glenburn, died Saturday, Dec. 24, 2017, at Trinity Hospital, Minot. He was born July 18, 1939, in Kenmare, to James Harold Lawson and Lorna (Lytle) Lawson, and was raised in Don- nybrook. ...

Brooks Bauer

Brooks Bauer, 64, of Ryder, formerly of Beulah, died at his home on De- cember 24, 2017. A visi- tation will be held De- cember 28, 2017 from 5:00 to 7:00 pm at Barbot Funeral Home, Beulah. Services will be held at 10:00 AM CST, December 29, 2017 at the Beulah ...

Area Deaths 12-27-2017

Arthur Smith, 83, Mandaree, died Monday in a Bismarck hospital. (Fulkerson Stevenson Funeral Home, Watford City) Lillian Bahl, 91, Mohall, died Tuesday in a Mohall nursing home. (Brose Funeral Home, Mohall) Don Conant, 58, Minot, died Dec. 19 in his home. (Thomas Family Funeral Home, ...

Darlene Solin

Nov. 10, 1935-Dec. 22, 2017 Darlene Solin, 82, of Harvey died Friday De- cember 22, 2017 at the St. Aloisius Nursing Home of Harvey. Funeral services will be held at the First Lutheran Church of Harvey on Thursday December 28, 2017 at 10:30 a.m. Visitation will be ...

Area Deaths 12-26-2017

Orris Brown, 85, Minot, died Saturday in a Minot hospital. (Thomas Family Funeral Home, Minot) Robert O’Shea, 91, Turtle Lake, died Saturday in a Turtle Lake hospital. (Goetz Funeral Home, Turtle Lake) Rita Olson, 76, Parshall, died Monday in a Bismarck hospital. (Langhans Funeral Home, Parshall)

Mary Hagen

Mary C. Hagen, 94, of Beulah, formerly of Columbus, passed away December 23, 2017, at The Knife River Care Center, Beulah. Funeral services to be held at 1:00 PM CST, December 26, 2017, in Columbus, ND, at Trinity Lutheran Church. Burial to follow at the ...

Melvyn Bergeson

Melvyn Bergeson, 91, Minot and formerly of Makoti died on December 16, 2017 in his home. Melvyn was a longtime resident of the Makoti area and was employed for many years by the Ward County Highway Department as a road maintainer. Melvyn is survived by: his ...

Area Deaths

Michael Burckhard, 97, Minot, formerly of Towner, died Sunday in a Minot hospital. (Thompson Larson Funeral Home, Minot) David Lawson, 78, Minot, died Sunday in a Minot hospital. (Brose Funeral Home, Mohall) Brooks Bauer, 64, Ryder, formerly of Beulah, died Sunday in his home. (Barbot Funeral ...

Mary Hagen

Mary Hagen, 94, Columbus, passed away Saturday, Dec. 23, 2017, in Knife River Care Center, Beulah. Services will be held Tuesday, Dec. 26, at 1 p.m. CST at Trinity Lutheran Church, Columbus, N.D. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Visitation will be one ...

Area Deaths – 12-24-2017

Betty Lou Remmick, 84, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, formerly of Minot, died Dec. 12 in a Milwaukee hospital. Mark Schmidt, 58, Pick City, died Friday in his home. (Hertz Funeral Home, Harvey)

Robert L. Feldman

Oct 17, 1934-Dec.19. 2017 Robert L. Feld- man — 83, Kenmare, passed peacefully away at home with family at his side. He went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, De- cember 19. 2017, at the age of 83. Robert Leroy Feldman was born on October 17, 1934, the son of Everett ...

Reuben Guttormson

Reuben Guttormson, 102, passed away De- cember 18, 2017 at Augus- ta Place in Bismarck. Ser- vices will be held: Friday December 29th at 11:00AM at the Nero Fun- eral Home in Bottineau. Burial: will be at the Oak Creek Cemetery in Bot- tineau. (Nero Funeral Home - ...

Kathleen Bannister

April 7, 1947-Dec. 20, 2017 Kathleen Mary Fjeld Bannister, 70, Minot, passed away on Wednes- day, December 20, 2017 in a Minot hospital. Kathy was born in Minot on April 7, 1947 to Clayton Fjeld and Tillie Fjeld Ringdahl. She lived in Minot until 1955, moved to ...

Area Deaths 12-23-2017

Darlene Solin, 82, Harvey, died Friday in a Harvey nursing home. (Hertz Funeral Home, Harvey)

Darwin Clark

July 7, 1930 – Dec. 18, 2017 Darwin Clark, 87, form- erly of Sherwood, died Monday, Dec. 18, 2017, at a Minot hospital. He was born July 7, 1930, in Minot, to Albion and Ruth (Conkey) Clark. He was raised in Sher- wood and graduated from Sherwood High School in ...