Obituaries

Paulette Bergquist

Paulette I. Bergquist, 73, of Turtle Lake, ND, died peacefully on August 21, 2019 following a long illness at CHI Community Hospital. Turtle Lake. Funeral services will be held at 10:30am, Monday, August 26 at Trinity Luth- eran Church, Turtle Lake. (Goetz Funeral ...

Area Deaths — 8-23-2019

Christ Johnson Jr., 89, Kenmare, died Tuesday at a Minot care center. (Thompson-Larson Funeral Home, Minot) Melvie Wanner, 81, Minot, formerly of McClusky, died Thursday in her home. (Thomas Family Funeral Home, Minot) Steve Lockwood, 32, Bismarck, formerly of New Town, died Thursday in his ...

Irene Hoff

June 24, 1936-Aug. 19, 2019 Irene Hoff, 83, Minot, passed away on Monday, August 19, 2019 in a Minot hospital. Irene Viola Mason was born on June 24, 1936, a daughter of Niels and Ber- tha (Weisz) Mason in Can- do, ND. She was raised and educated in Cando, where she ...

Jason O’Keeffe

April 3, 1977-Aug. 21, 2019 Jason O’Keeffe, 42, passed away at Sanford Medical Center, Bismarck, Wednesday, August 21, 2019 from natural causes. A memorial service will be held at Bismarck Funeral Home, Bismarck, on Tuesday, August 27, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. with ...

Kenneth Fjeldahl

July 27, 1944-Aug. 19, 2019 Kenneth Fjeldahl, 75, passed away August 19, 2019, at Sunset Drive Prospera Community in Mandan. Memorial services will be held Monday, August 26, 2019, at 2:00 pm at Immanuel Lutheran Church, rural Roseglen, ND. Kenny was born to ...

Virgil Lucier

Virgil Roy Lucier, 68, died Sept. 19, 2018, at his home in Careywood, Idaho. A military memori- al service and interment will be held Sunday, Aug. 25, 2019, at Sunset Memorial Gardens in Minot, ND at 1 p.m. A celebration of Virgil’s life will follow at ...

Zephyr Atchison

Zephyr Will Atchison, 6 month old son of Mon- taque and Christine Atchison, Moorhead, MN died on Tuesday, August 20, 2019 at the University of Minneapolis Masonic Children’s Hospital. Viewing will be held on Thursday at 4 pm at Thompson Funeral Home in ...

Ken Brunner

Jan. 30, 1952-Aug. 20, 2019 Kenneth Allan Brunner, 67, Willow City, ND, and formerly of Minot, passed away Tuesday, August 20, 2019, at Trinity Hospital in Minot. Ken Brunner was born on January 30, 1952, in Minot, ND, to Klamantz C. and Alvina (Hiller) Brunner. ...

Nancy Larson-Neidhardt

Nancy Larson-Neidhardt, 77, New Salem, former owner of the Flower Box in Minot and longtime Des Lacs- Burlington High School teacher and coach died on August 19, 2019 at her home following a courageous battle with brain cancer. Nancy is ...

LaVerda Frey

March 1, 1938-Aug. 20, 2019 LaVerda Frey, 81, of McClusky, ND died Tues- day August 20, 2019 at the CHI St. Alexius Hospi- tal of Bismarck, ND. Funeral services will be at St. John’s Lutheran Church, McClusky on Fri- day, August 23 at 10:30 a.m. Visitation will be ...

Kim Azure

Kim Wayne Azure, 46, Fargo, formerly of White Shield, died on Monday, August 19, 2019 at a Fargo hospital. Funeral services will be held on Saturday at 10:00 am at the Ralph Wells Jr. Memorial Complex in White Shield. Wake services will be held on Friday beginning ...

Area Deaths 8-22-2019

Mary (Kegley) Halvorson, 72, Fargo, formerly of Dunseith, died Tuesday at a Fargo care center. (Anderson Funeral Home, Rugby) Janie Gumeringer Lee, 62, Park Rapids, Minn., formerly of Minot, died Wednesday in her home. (Thomas Family Funeral Home, Minot)

Eugene J. Brandt

June 4, 1929-Aug. 18, 2019 Eugene J. Brandt, 90, Minot, passed away peacefully on Sunday, August 18, 2019 at Trinity Hospital in Minot. Eugene Brandt, son of Reinhold and Rose (Ehlke) Brandt, was born June 4, 1929 on the Schroeder farmstead near Kramer, ND where ...

Kenneth L. Olson Jr.

Kenneth L. Olson Jr., 67, of Turtle Lake, ND died August 17, 2019 at CHI St. Alexius Health, Bismarck, North Dakota. Mass of Christian Buri- al will be held at 10:30 AM on Saturday, August 24, 2019 at St. Catherine’s Catholic Church in Turtle Lake. Interment ...

Neil Fimreite

Nov. 24, 1936-Aug. 18, 2019 Neil C. Fimreite, 82, Norwich, passed away Sunday, August 18, 2019 at a Trinity Hospital in Minot. Neil Clark Fimreite was born November 24, 1936, the son of Selmer and Ethel (Orth) Fimreite, in Minot, ND. He was raised on the family ...

Michael “Odie” Odegard

Feb. 25, 1954-Aug. 18, 2019 Michael (Mike) “Odie” Odegard, 65, Max, died on Sunday, August 18, 2019 at his home. Memorial services will be held on Friday at 10:30 am at Our Savior’s Luth- eran Church in Max. Mike was born at Sa- cred Heart Hospital in Eau ...

Esther Steinwand

June 8, 1928-Aug. 18, 2019 Esther Steinwand, 91, Bismarck, formerly of Garrison, died on Sunday, August 18, 2019 at a Bismarck care center. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, August 24, 2019 at 10:30 am at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Garrison. Interment ...

Area Deaths

Kristine Evenson, 66, Rugby, died Monday at a Rugby medical center. (Niewoehner Funeral Home, Rugby) Irene Hoff, 83, Minot, died Monday at a Minot hospital. (Thompson-Larson Funeral Home, Minot) Ken Brunner, 67, Minot, died Monday at a Minot hospital. (Thompson-Larson Funeral Home, ...

Terrie Dahl

Therese “Terrie” Vic- toria Dahl, 83, Minot, ND, went to be with the Lord Friday, August 16, 2019, while residing at the Luth- eran Home of the Good Shepard in New Rockford, ND. Terrie, along with her twin brother Thomas, was born May 29, 1936, in Rugby, ND, ...

Sam Scott

MOHALL – Samuel Da- vid Scott, 87, Mohall, died Friday, Aug. 16, 2019, at a Minot hospital. He was born May 20, 1932, in Langdon, to Samuel and Elsie (Konze) Scott. He attended grade school at Loam #1 and graduated from Langdon High School in 1951. Sam served in ...