Tania Poyzer, 37, Fargo, ND died on Sunday, November 28, 2010 at the Elim Care Center, Fargo. Tania Joy Enger was born on October 5, 1973 in Jamestown, ND to Allen and Charlotte (Miedema) Enger. She grew up on the family farm near Ypsilanti, ND and graduated from high school in Montpelier, ND in 1992. She attended North Dakota State University where she received her Doctorate of Pharmacy Degree in 1999. Tania married Christopher Poyzer on May 31, 1997 in Fargo. They moved to Marshall, MN in 2000 where she worked at Thrifty White Drug as a pharmacist.
Kenneth "Kenny" Edward Kosel, 72, of Ellendale, ND, was born December 25, 1937, in Ellendale, ND. He was the son of Edward and Emilia (Pfeifle) Kosel. Kenny was baptized on May 1, 1938 by Rev. Vomhoff and confirmed on Oct. 28, 1952, at Zion Lutheran Church, Ellendale. Kenny was educated at Country School. As a young man, Kenny began working for Wendell and Dorothy Olson on their farm. In 1957, Kenny entered the United States Army and was honorably discharged in 1959. He then began working for Doug Houghton at Houghton's Meat Market in Ellendale.
Ruth Dally, 95, Jamestown, ND, formerly of Montpelier, ND, died Monday, November 29, 2010 at Eventide at Hi-Acres Manor, Jamestown, ND. Ruth Witzig was born September 13, 1915 at home west of Adrian, ND, the daughter of Joseph and Cora (Scheel) Witzig. She was raised near Adrian and attended the rural school. She later attended school in Adrian, ND and graduated from Edgeley High School in 1934. She worked at the Flugga Hotel in Marion, ND for a time and then attended Jamestown Business College.
Fred Bartle, 88, Edgeley, N.D., died Saturday, Nov. 27, 2010, at Eventide at Hi-Acres Manor Nursing Center, Jamestown. Services: 11 a.m. Thursday, Wesley United Methodist Church, Edgeley. Prayer service: 7 p.m. Wednesday, Lisko Funeral Chapel, Edgeley. Burial: Mount Hope Cemetery, Edgeley. Online guestbook: www.liskofuneralchapel . com
Robert LaTrace, 75, New Rockford, N.D., formerly Jamestown and Ontario, Canada, died Nov. 23, 2010, at the Lutheran Home of the Good Shepherd, New Rockford. Services: 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, Evans Funeral Home, New Rockford. Burial: North Dakota Veterans Cemetery, Mandan, N.D.
Ronald Wanzek Sr., 84, Jamestown, died Monday, Nov. 29, 2010, at Sanford Hospital, Fargo, N.D. Arrangements are pending with Lisko Funeral Chapel, Jamestown.
Effie Stefanson, 98, Fargo, Nov. 14. Jane Woyen, 59, Bismarck, Nov. 19. Pearl Bjornson, 96, Valley City, Nov. 17. Leonard Gorden, 91, Valley City, Nov. 21. Lois Very, 84, Bismarck, Nov. 19.
Lily Westby, 83, New Rockford, N.D., formerly Sheyenne, N.D., died Saturday, Nov. 27, 2010, at Lutheran Home of the Good Shepherd, New Rockford. Lily Maxine Olson was born Feb. 8, 1927, in Sheyenne, the daughter of Ingvald and Florence (Lindstrom) Olson. She was baptized and confirmed in Grandfield Lutheran Church, Sheyenne. She grew up on the family farm west of Sheyenne and attended country school Greenfield No. 2. After graduating from Sheyenne High School, she attended Interstate Business College, Fargo, and was employed as a bookkeeper in James-town.
Leonard Oliver Topp, 78, Glenfield, N.D., died Friday, Nov. 26, 2010, at his home after a battle with lung disease. Mr. Topp was born Jan. 20, 1932, near Grace City, N.D., the son of Donald and Marguerite (Stedman) Topp. He grew up and attended school in the Juanita, N.D., area. He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean Conflict and was stationed in Germany from 1953 to 1955. After his honorable discharge, he returned to the family farm in the Juanita area. He married Doris E. Bolken on Oct. 15, 1955, in McHenry, N.D. They later divorced.
Kenneth "Kenny" Edward Kosel, 72, Ellendale, N.D., died Friday, Nov. 26, 2010, at his home. Services: 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Zion Lutheran Church, Ellendale, with the Rev. Tyson Labuhn officiating. Prayer service: 7 p.m. Tuesday, Hoven Funeral Chapel, Ellendale. Visitation: 2 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral chapel. Burial: Ellendale City Cemetery, Ellendale. Online guestbook: www.hovenfuneralchapel . com