LuElla Deahl

Oct. 9, 1926-June 25, 2020

LuElla A. (Soland)

Herslip Deahl, age 93 of

Hillsboro, ND, formerly of

Minot, passed away

peacefully on Thursday,

June 25, 2020, at the San-

ford Medical Center in

Hillsboro, with her family

by her side.

LuElla was born on Oc-

tober 9, 1926, to Carl and

Clara (Olson) Soland in

rural Kramer. She was the

youngest of four brothers,

Clinton, Claremont,

Richard and Gordon, and

one sister, Doris Hagen.

They all preceded her in


LuElla was united in

marriage to Lawrence

Herslip in 1945. They

started their life on a farm

near Souris, ND. They

had five children and

created a lifetime of fond

memories. Lawrence died

in November of 1968.

After several years, LuElla

moved to Bottineau and

her oldest son, Larry, took

over the farm.

In 1977, LuElla married

Gerald Deahl and moved

to Seattle, WA. After a

few years of missing her

family, they returned to

North Dakota and settled

in Minot. Gerald died in

2003. LuElla continued

her life in Minot until Oc-

tober 2019; when she then

moved to Assisted Living

in Hillsboro to be closer to

her daughters, Betty and


LuElla enjoyed her fam-

ily and spent her entire

life spoiling and loving

them in many ways.

Needless to say, the entire

family returned those

blessings to LuElla during

her lifetime.

LuElla is survived by:

her son, Larry (Donna)

Herslip, Burlington, ND;

daughters, Bonnie (Jim)

Christianson, West Fargo,

ND; Betty (Keith) Meyer,

Hillsboro, ND; Peggy

Deck, Round Rock, TX;

daughter-in-law, Kari

Herslip, Minot; grandchil-

dren, Leslie (Troy)

Stevens, Dawndi (Willi-

am) Kesler, Sarah (Brian)

Novlesky; Brandi (Aaron

Skyberg) Koffler; Jody

(Carrie Alme) Kurtz, Jay

(Kendra) Kurtz, Aaron

(Kamille) Meyer; Ryan

(Brittany) Deck, Tyler

(Michele) Deck;

great-grandchildren, Jessi-

ca, Joshua, and Ella

Kesler; Tylar and Brett

Novlesky; Brody and Bry-

son Koffler; Lincoln and

Caden Alme; Kaylee, Jay-

son, and Kenzie Kurtz;

Miraya Meyer; Grayson

and Hudson Deck; Brooks

and Hayes Deck; and

numerous nieces and


LuElla was preceded in

death by: her siblings,

husbands, son, Scott

Herslip, son-in-law, Herb

Deck, and grandson, Dus-

ty Deck.

Her funeral will be held

on Thursday, July 2, 2020,

at 1:00 pm at the Nero

Funeral Home in Bot-


Visitation will be from

12:00 pm until service


Burial will be at the

Mouse River Cemetery at


There will be a lun-

cheon following the ser-

vice at the Cobblestone

Inn in Bottineau.

Her funeral will be

lived streamed at



In Lieu of flowers,

memorials will go to

Mouse River Lutheran

cemetery fund.