Obituaries

Mary “Katie” Fontaine

Mary “Katie” Fontaine, 74, Minot, ND, formerly of Grand Forks, ND, died peacefully in her sleep surrounded by family on Good Friday, April 14, 2017. Katie was born March 8, 1943, the daughter of Cyrus and Eva (Bugbee) Monley in Grand Forks, ND, where she was ...

Beatrice Webster

Beatrice O. Webster, 80, Bismarck, passed away on Easter morning, April 16, 2017, at her home. She will be missed but not for- gotten. A memorial service will be held on Wednesday at 1:30 PM at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in Bismarck with Rev. Pam Power ...

Julia Braunagel

Julia Volk Braunagel, 94, Fessenden, passed away Saturday, April 15, 2017 at the Lutheran Home of the Good Shepherd in New Rock- ford. Her funeral will be held Friday, April 21, at 10:30 a.m. at St. Augus- tine Catholic Church in Fessenden with burial at the ...

June Van Winkle

June Marie Van Winkle, 84, Minot, passed away on Saturday, April 15, 2017 at Minot Health and Rehab. June Marie Erickson was born July 6, 1933, one of ten children born to Emil and Regina (Trottier) Erickson in St. John, North Dakota. At a young age the family ...

Edna (Keiser) Cairns

Edna (Keiser) Cairns, 98, Minot, formerly of Berthold, died Monday, April 10, 2017 in a Minot hospital. Celebration of Life Ser- vice: 11:00 a.m. on Mon- day, April 24, 2017 at Zion Lutheran Church, Berthold. Interment: Wildrose Cemetery, Berthold. Visitation: ...

Area Deaths

Fred Schmidt, 94, Turtle Lake, formerly of Fessenden and Minot, died Monday in a Turtle Lake hospital. (Thomas Family Funeral Home, Minot) Patricia Jost, 83, Burlington, formerly of Belfield, died Sunday in a Lake Havasu City, Ariz., hospital. (Thomas Family Funeral Home, Minot) Dennis ...

Maynard Herigstad

MOHALL – Maynard Luther Herigstad, 86, Mohall, died Friday, April 14, 2017, at his home. He was born April 10, 1931, in Cut Bank Town- ship, Bottineau County, rural Mohall, to Gustav and Mary (Keith) Herig- stad. He graduated from Mohall High School in 1949. He ...

John Sandeen

John August Sandeen, 69, Minot, died Friday, April 14, 2017, in a Minot hospital. John August Sandeen was born August 29, 1947, in Minot to Edgar and Irene (Stoeckel) Sandeen. He was raised on the fam- ily farm near Mohall. He attended Clay Center School, a rural ...

Marlene Nelson

Funeral services for Marlene Nelson, 82, of Watford City, ND, will be held at 11:00 AM on Tuesday, April 18, 2017, at First Lutheran Church in Watford City. Pastor Mark Honstein will offi- ciate and interment will be in Schafer Cemetery, Watford City. Friends ...

James Huston

James “Jim” Huston, 81, Garrison, died on Satur- day, April 15, 2017, at the Garrison Hospital. Fun- eral services will be held on Tuesday at 11:00 am at the First Congregational Church in Garrison. Buri- al will be at the Garrison City Cemetery. Visitation will ...

Olive Rodne

Olive Rodne, 97, Fargo, formerly of rural Manfred and Harvey, passed away Saturday, April 15, 2017, at the Villa Maria care center in Fargo. Her fun- eral will be held Satur- day, April 22, at 2:00 p.m. at the Trinity Bethany Lutheran Church in Har- vey with burial ...

Julia Volk Braunagel

Julia Volk Braunagel, 94, Fessenden, passed away Saturday, April 15, 2017, at the Lutheran Home of the Good Shepherd in New Rock- ford. Her funeral will be held Friday, April 21, at 10:30 a.m. at St. Augus- tine Catholic Church in Fessenden with burial at the ...

Area Deaths

Katherine Greenwell, 61, Williston, died Sunday in a Montana hospital. (Fulkerson- Stevenson Funeral Home, Williston) Cherol Alton, 71, Williston, died Saturday in her home. (Everson-Coughlin Funeral Home, Williston) Wanda Weinbar, 83, Stanley, died Saturday in a Stanley nursing home. ...

Virginia Christianson

Virginia Christianson, 84, Minot, formerly of Glenburn, ND, passed away Tuesday, April 11, 2017, at Lutheran Home of the Good Shepherd in New Rockford. Virginia Ellen Johnson was born December 13, 1932, the daughter of Ray- mond and Catherine (McLachlan) ...

Area Deaths

Mary “Katie” Fontaine, 74, Minot, died Friday in a St. Louis Park, Minnesota, hospital. (Thompson-Larson Funeral Home, Minot. Maynard Herigstad, 86, Mohall, died Friday in his home. (Brose Funeral Home, Mohall) Leonard Smith, 91, Sherwood, died Saturday in a Bismarck hospital. (Brose ...

Doris Anderson

Sept. 12, 1919-April 12, 2017 Doris Lenore Anderson, 97, Minot, formerly of Long Prairie and Moor- head, MN, died Wednes- day, April 12, 2017 in a Minot Assisted Living Center. Doris was born Sep- tember 12, 1919, to Ed- ward and Emma (Starr) Haugerud in Balfour, ...

Mae Paulson

Sept. 12, 1919-April 11, 2017 Mae Paulson, 97, Stan- ley, passed away April 11, 2017 at the Mountrail Bethel Home in Stanley, ND. Funeral services will be held Monday, April 17, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. at First Baptist Church in Stanley. Visitation will be from 9:00 a.m. ...

Evelyn Gunderson

June 16, 1941-April 11, 2017 Evelyn Marie (Clark) Gunderson, 75, of Minot went to be with Jesus on Tuesday, April 11, 2017 at Trinity Hospital in Minot. Evelyn was born in Rugby, ND on June 16, 1941, the first born daughter of Roy and Ber- della (Satrang) Clark. She ...

Robert Walker

Jan. 4, 1924 – April 9, 2017 MOHALL – Robert Al- vin Walker, 93, Mohall, died Sunday, April 9, 2017, at his home. He was born Jan. 4, 1924, in Park Rapids, Minn., to Dave and Hazel (Baker) Walker. At a young age, Bob and his family relocated to Eden Valley ...

Ruth Holter

Oct. 22, 1939-April 11, 2017 Ruth Holter, 77, from Powers Lake, ND died Tuesday, April 11, 2017 at a Tioga hospital. There will be a memorial grave- side service at 3 p.m. on Monday, April 17, 2017 at Bethel Baptist Cemetery, Powers Lake. A fellowship time will follow ...