Obituaries

Area Deaths 5-19-2018

Naomi Johnson, 93, Minot, died Thursday at a Minot hospital. (Thompson-Larson Funeral Home, Minot) Norma Hill, 59, Minot, died Thursday at a Minot hospital. (Thompson-Larson Funeral Home, Minot) Donnette Pretzer, 62, Fargo, died Thursday at a Fargo hospital. (Boulger Funeral Home, ...

Steve Peterson

Sep. 18, 1953-May 15, 2018 Steve Peterson——64, Bowbells, passed away on Tuesday, May 15, 2018 in his home with his family by his side. Steven Wayne Peterson was born on September 18, 1953, the son of Robert and Clarann (Frick) Peterson in Ken- mare, ND. He was ...

Claude Ripplinger

Claude Ripplinger, 71, Harvey, ND died Wednes- day, May 16, 2018 at his home. Funeral mass will be Thursday, May 24, 2018 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Cecilia Catholic Church, Harvey, ND. Visitation will be Wednesday, May 23 from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. with a rosary prayer ...

James Bower

James Bower, age 82 of Minot formerly of Willow City, died Sunday, April 29, 2018 at a Minot nurs- ing home. A memorial service will be held on Saturday at 10:00 am at the Notre Dame Catholic Church in Willow City. (Nero Funeral Home - Bottineau)

Area Deaths 5-18-2018

Carol Wahlstrom, 75, Minot, died Thursday in a Minot hospital. (Thomas Family Funeral Home, Minot) Charles Frasier, 89, of Williston, died Thursday at a Williston nursing and rehabilitaion center. (Everson-Coughlin Funeral Home, Williston) Gale Feland, 77, of Bottineau, died Wednesday at a ...

Helen Samson

Feb. 3, 1929-May 14, 2018 Helen Samson, 89, Minot, passed away Mon- day, May 14, 2018, at Trinity Hospital in Minot. Helen Odland was born February 3, 1929, the daughter of Tollef and Mabel (Johnson) Odland, in Kenmare, ND. She was raised and educated in Kenmare and ...

Robert E. Ford

A memorial service: for Robert E. Ford, who died December 30, 2017, will be held at 11 am Friday, May 18, 2018, at United Methodist Church, 610 12th St NW, Mandan, ND. Interment: will follow at 2 pm at the North Dakota Veterans Cemetery. The obituary may be viewed ...

Terrance “Terry” John Selzler

Terrance “Terry” John Selzler 58, Bismarck, died Saturday May 12, 2018, at CHI St. Alexius Health after his long battle of cancer. A memorial service will be: held at 11:00 am Saturday, May 19, at Park- way Funeral Service, 2330 Tyler Parkway, Bismarck. ...

Ricky Lee Kutter

Ricky Lee Kutter, age 54, of McGregor, ND passed away Tuesday, May 8, 2018 at Tioga Med- ical Center, Tioga, ND. Rick’s services: will be Saturday, May 19, 2018 at 2PM at the Zion Lutheran Church in Tioga, ND. Pas- tor Richard Carr will offi- ciate, and ...

John R. Butterfield

Service of Remem- brance for Coach John R. Butterfield, 78 of Lodgepole, SD will be Monday, May 21, 2018 at 10:30 a.m. at the Roberts-Rienke Auditori- um and Gym at the Het- tinger School. Following the service there will be a time of reception and fel- lowship at ...

Myrtle Pearson

Nov. 3, 1929 - May 12, 2018 MOHALL - Myrtle Pear- son, 88, formerly of rural Antler, passed away on May 12, 2018, at the Sun- rise Home in Springfield, Va. Myrtle was born in Climax, Sask., on Nov. 3, 1929, to Thorvald and Swanhild (Eidem) Ovre. She was raised in ...

Ruth Dosch

Dec. 14, 1923-May 14, 2018 Ruth Dosch, 94, Selz, ND died Monday, May 14, 2018 at the St. Aloisius Nursing Home in Harvey. Funeral mass will be: at 1 p.m. on Saturday, May 19, 2018 at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church, Selz, ND. Visitation will be: Fri- day from 2 ...

Area Deaths 5-17-2018

Marcee (Nyhus) Mertens, 64, rural Devils Lake, died Monday at her home. (Gilbertson Funeral Home, Devils Lake) C. Todd Martell, 49, Belcourt, died Monday at his home. (Elick Funeral Home, Rolla) Ann Mack, 86, Rugby, died Tuesday at her home. (Anderson Funeral Home, Rugby) Claude Ripplinger, ...

Carole E. Sather

Jan. 23, 1940-May 12, 2018 Carole E. Sather, 78, Minot, passed away Satur- day, May 12, 2018, at Trinity Hospital in Minot. Carole Elaine Elliott was born January 23, 1940, the daughter of Russell C. and Florence V. (Seagren) Elliott, in Tut- tle, ND. She was raised ...

Evelyn Herdt

Aug. 23, 1924-May 14, 2018 Evelyn Herdt, 93, Garrison, died on Mon- day, May 14, 2018 at her home after a brief illness. Memorial services will be held on: Saturday at 11:00 am at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Garrison. Evelyn was born August 23, 1924 in Colburn, CO ...

James Stafslien

James Stafslien, 82, Makoti died May 7, 2018 in a Minot nursing home. James was a longtime Makoti area farmer and civic leader. He is survived by: his wife Kay; children: Bever- ly Byers and Mark Stafslien; granddaughter: Alexandra Byers and si- blings: Derris ...

Helen Samson

Helen Samson, 89, Minot, passed away Mon- day, May 14, 2018, at Trinity Hospital in Minot. Funeral: Thursday, May 17, 2018, at 11:00 a.m. at Zion Lutheran Church, Minot. Interment: Rosehill Memorial Park, Minot, ND. Visitation: Wednesday from 5 to 7 p.m. at ...

Gary Eriksmoen

The graveside service: for Gary Eriksmoen, 83, Minot, who passed away February 18, 2018, will be held on Friday, May 18, 2018 at 1:00 p.m. in the Union Cemetery of Sher- wood, ND. (Thomas Fami- ly Funeral Home, Minot.)

Area Deaths 5-16-2018

Jamie Starr, 62, Minot, formerly of New Town, died Sunday in an Aberdeen, S.D., hospital. (Langhans Funeral Home, Parshall) Steve Peterson, 64, Bowbells, died Tuesday in his home. (Thompson-Larson Funeral Home, Kenmare)

Ryan Steven Rauhauser

Ryan Steven Rauhauser’s number was called on May 9, 2018, to play in his biggest game on God’s Team. At the time of his unexpected death, he was with the love of his life and fiance, Kylie Fettig, to have one last date night. Funeral services will be held: ...