DEVILS LAKE Christian Mathieson, 76, Devils Lake, died Thursday, Oct. 11, 2012, in his home.
He was born Oct. 10, 1936, to Martin and Evelyn Mathieson, in Breckenridge, Minn. He served in the Army from April 1, 1955, to Jan. 15, 1958. He then served in the Army Reserves until 1963. He married Patricia Senecal on Oct. 28, 1983, in Devils Lake.
Survivors: wife; daughters, Hawley Mathieson, Whitefish Bay, Wis., and Christi Ann Mathieson, Devils Lake; stepsons, Chad Wilcox, Stokesdale, N.C., and Ryan Wilcox, Helena, Mont; one grandson; three stepgrandsons; brother, Joel, New York City; sister, Judy Nelson, Tubec, Ariz.
Funeral: Tuesday, 10 a.m., St. Joseph Catholic Church, Devils Lake.
Burial: St. Joseph's Catholic Cemetery, Devils Lake.
Rosary and Scripture service: Monday, 7 p.m., Gilbertson Funeral Home, Devils Lake.
Visitation: Monday, 4 to 7 p.m., in the funeral home.