George E. Reynolds

George E. Reynolds, age

88, of Fargo, ND, died

there on Friday, March

11, 2016. He was born

November 29, 1927 in

Bismarck, ND to LeRoy

and Clarissa Reynolds,

graduated from Douglas

High School as valedic-

torian in 1945, entered the

military (Army Air Corps

then Air Force) in 1945,

serving in Minnesota, Ar-

kansas, Oklahoma, Utah,

Washington, Alaska, New

York, North Dakota, Ala-

bama, Norway, Colorado

and Washington, DC,

where he retired as CWO4

from the Pentagon in

1968. He then was the

reimbursement manager

at Lutheran Hospitals and

Homes Society in Fargo.

After fighting with her

for six years, he married

the 1946 Douglas High

School valedictorian, Yola

Arndt, March 30, 1951 in

Minot and they traveled

the world until Yola

moved to Bethany on

University in 2011. Prior

to her passing three years

later, he traveled to his

beloved’s side each and

every evening to have

supper with her and read

to her until she fell


His older son, Justin

(Kay), died in January.

Survivors include his

younger son Scott; Justin’s

and Scott’s ex’s, Mary and

Margaret; granddaughters,

Kathryn (Brian Schott),

Sarah (Tim Oistad), Anni-

ka (Al Berg), Elizabeth

(Aaron Bauer), and Laura;

grandsons, John and

Christopher; great-grand-

daughter, Indigo; great-

grandsons, Kane and Vin-


A musical service is

planned for 6pm Sunday,

March 20 at Hanson-

Runsvold Funeral Home,

215 7th St. S., Fargo, ND.

George will be buried at

the ND Veterans Cemetery

in Mandan, ND at 1pm

Monday, March 21.

Should anyone choose

to make contributions on

George’s behalf, he would

appreciate any and all do-

nations to the Bethany

Foundation, 201 Universi-ty Drive South, Fargo, ND

58103; and to the USO,

PO Box 96860, Washing-

ton, DC 20077.