Obituaries

Daniel Vetsch

Feb. 10, 1952 - Dec. 27, 2018 Daniel Martin Vetsch, 66, Rugby died on Thurs- day, December 27, 2018 in the care of Hospice in Rugby, North Dakota. He was born on February 10, 1952 to Martin and Regina (Kraft) Vetsch in Rugby, North Dakota. Dan is sur- vived by his ...

LaVella Faul

LaVella Seibel Hir- schkorn Faul, 94, of Har- vey died Wednesday, May 8, 2019 at the St. Aloisius Hospital of Harvey after a short illness. Funeral services will be held at the Cornerstone Community Church South Campus on Saturday, May 18, 2019 at 10:30 a.m. ...

Donald Ranum

March 13, 1945-May 11, 2019 Donald Lawrence Ra- num, 74, of Bismarck, born March 13, 1945 in Stanley, ND to Oral & Bar- bara (Austad) Ranum. He married Roberta Baker on September 13, 1975 in Parshall, ND. From this union were three children Gerald “Jerry”, ...

Bernell G. Christofferson

Bernell G. Christoffer- son, 57, of Tioga, ND, passed away Monday, May 13, 2019 at Trinity Medical Center in Minot, ND after injuries received in an accident last Wednesday, May 8. Fulkerson Stevenson Funeral Home of Tioga is assisting the family. Friends may sign ...

Cleo Gonser-Moseng

Cleo Gonser-Moseng, 79, Minot died Monday, May 13, 2019 in a Minot nursing home. Funeral Service: 1:30 p.m. Friday, May 17, 2019 at Our Redeemer’s Luth- eran Church, Minot. Visitation: Thursday, May 16, 2019 from 3:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. at the Thomas Family ...

Area Deaths 5-15-2019

Betty Nostdahl, 94, Bottineau, died Monday at a Bottineau hospital. (Nero Funeral Home, Bottineau)

Arlin Pederson

Arlin Pederson, 81, Minot, died Sunday, May 12, 2019 in his home sur- rounded by his loving family. Arlin was born June 15, 1937 in Bottineau, ND to Telford and Bertha (Lar- son) Pederson. He grew up in Bottineau. Arlin started in the grocery store at age 13 and ...

Area Deaths

Arne Moen, 89, died Wednesday at an assisted living center in Columbia Fall, Mont. (Columbia Mortuary) Mark Vickerman, 55, Minot, died Friday in his home. (Thompson-Larson Funeral Home, Minot) David Hand, 68, Minot, died Monday in his home. (Thomas Family Funeral Home, Minot) Cleo ...

Mary Justine Lubrich

Mary Justine Lubrich, 95, Minot, died, February 22, 2019 at an assisted liv- ing home in Minot. Her gentle spirit will be great- ly missed. Blessed be her memory among us. Mass of Christian Buri- al: Saturday, May 18, 2019 at 10:30 a.m. at Our Lady of Grace Catholic ...

Hilda Crilly

Hilda Crilly, 99, Minot, North Dakota passed away May 10, 2019 at Edge- wood Vista Assisted Liv- ing, Minot, North Dakota. Hilda was born on Au- gust 30, 1919 near Kief, North Dakota to Fred and Katie (Kluck) Spear. She attended country school near Kief. Following her ...

Oliver “Ollie” Fiddler

Oliver “Ollie” Joseph Fiddler, age 85, of Minot, ND, passed May 9, 2019. Oliver was born to Da- vid and Elmire (Vondale) Fiddler, July 1, 1933, in Hoey, Saskatchewan, Ca- nada. He graduated high school in Prince Albert, Saskatchewan, Canada. He married Patricia ...

Area Deaths

Arlin Pederson, 81, Minot, died Sunday in his residence. (Thomas Family Funeral Home, Minot) Patti Decoteau, 67, Williston, died Sunday at her residence. (Everson-Coughlin Funeral Home, Williston)

Robert Petershack

Nov. 17, 1953-May 1, 2019 Robert “Rob” Petershack, 65 of Maple Bluff, Wisconsin passed away on May 1, 2019 at Agrace Hospice with his wife Kim (Bibow), loving family, friends and dog Cronkite at his side. Rob was born on No- vember 17, 1953 in Milwaukee ...

Micheal Larson

Feb. 13, 1948-May 9, 2019 Micheal Lynn Larson, 71, Minot, died on Thurs- day, May 9, 2019 in his home after a year-long battle with cancer. The story of Micheal’s birth as remembered by two older sisters. It was a winter of deep snow when Micheal was born to ...

Joyce Van Ness

June 3, 1940 - Feb. 24, 2019 On February 24, 2019 Joyce Myra (Zimmerman) Van Ness passed away peacefully surrounded by family and friends. Joyce was born to Oscar and Lydia Zimmerman on June 3, 1940, and was raised on a farm outside of Lehr, ND. It was on the farm ...

Myron “Mick” Lloyd

July 7, 1930-May 9, 2019 Myron ‘Mick’ Lloyd, 88, Fessenden, passed away Thursday, May 9, 2019 at the St. Aloisius Nursing Home in Harvey. Myron ‘Mick’ Ellsworth Lloyd, son of John ‘Ells’ and Jesse (Gillespie) Lloyd, was born July 7, 1930 on the family farm ...

William Braun

July 4, 1939-May 10, 2019 William Braun, 79, Minot, died on Friday, May 10, 2019 in a Minot hospital. William August “Bill” Braun was born on July 4, 1939 in Minot to Max and Edna (Reinke) Braun. He was raised on a farm northeast of Minot in McKinley Township ...

Area Deaths 5-12-2019

Hilda Crilly, 99, Minot, died Friday in a Minot care center. (Thomas Family Funeral Home, Minot) Steven Russell, 63, Minot, died Friday in a Minot hospital. (Thomas Family Funeral Home, Minot)

Raymond Buell

Feb. 1, 1925-May 7, 2019 Raymond (Ray) Buell passed away on May 7, 2019, at the age of 94 in Fargo, ND. He was the oldest of three, and raised by his father and grand- mother on the family farm near Charles City, Iowa. He proudly served in the Navy from 1943 to 1947 ...

Mary Lou Leiphon

Sept. 22, 1932-May 5, 2019 Mary Lou Leiphon, 86, Minot, died Sunday, May 5, 2019 in her home. Mary Lou was born September 22, 1932 in Williston, ND to Harold and Lucille (Kinsella) Mahanna. She called De- vils Lake, ND home dur- ing her youth. She gra- duated from ...