Edwin Ketterling, 80, Lehr, N.D., died Tuesday, June 16, 2009, at his home. Mr. Ketterling was born Dec. 5, 1928, near Guyson, N.D., the son of Harold and Hilda (Fuchs) Ketterling. He grew up in the area and received his elementary education in the local school. He married Ella Bader on Sept. 11, 1952, in Fredonia, N.D. They lived on the family farm eight miles southwest of Fredonia. In 1964 they moved into Fredonia and continued to farm. He also did other jobs in the community. In 1968 they moved back to the farm where they farmed until 1997 when they retired.
Arthur Rudolph, 90, Jamestown, died Thursday, June 18, 2009, at Ave Maria Village, Jamestown. Services: 11 a.m. Monday, First United Methodist Church, Jamestown. Prayer service: 7 p.m. Sunday, Eddy Funeral Home, Jamestown. Visitation: 2 to 7 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home. Burial: Sunset Memorial Gardens, Jamestown.
Evan Gene Schmidt, 11, Minot, N.D., formerly of Jamestown, died Monday, June 15, 2009, at a St. Paul, Minn., hospital. Services: 11 a.m. Tuesday, Our Redeemer's Lutheran Brethren Church, Minot. Visitation: 2 to 7 p.m. Monday, Thomas Family Funeral Home, Minot. Memorials: in lieu of flowers, memorials preferred.
Douglas Earl Leonard, 65, Safford, Ariz., formerly of Jamestown, died Tuesday, June 9, 2009, at Scottsdale Healthcare, Scottsdale, Ariz., after a battle with cancer. Mr. Leonard was born on June 13, 1943, in Rolla, N.D. He lived in Manhattan Beach, Calif., before he moved to Arizona. He was a licensed practical nurse. He served in the U.S. Marines during the Vietnam War. He was stationed in Hawaii. He was a police officer for Jamestown, a furniture repairman and a baker. He enjoyed sports cars and animals.
Edna Bahn, 88, Newburg, June 11. GayleFredericksen, 64, Page, June 15. Mark Friesz, 51, Baldwin, June 13. Laura G. Gesswein, 92, Bismarck, June 8.
Jamie Lyn Deichert, 26, Bismarck, died June 16, 2009, at a Bismarck Hospital. A memorial service will be held at 10:00 am Saturday at Parkway Funeral Service Chapel, 2330 Tyler Parkway, Bismarck, with Rev. Gene Lindemann officiating. Cremation has taken place. A vigil/prayer service will be held at 7:00 pm Friday at Parkway Funeral Service. Jamie was born April 25, 1983, the daughter of Elizabeth Deichert. She grew-up in Bismarck and graduated from Bismarck High School.
Gordon N. Burdick, 87, Devils Lake, N.D., formerly of Jamestown, died Monday, June 15, 2009, at Heartland Care Center, Devils Lake. Mr. Burdick was born July 19, 1921, rural Ramsey County, North Dakota, the son of Ralph L. and Lucy E. (Howard) Burdick. He grew up and attended school at Graham's Island, Minn., and Minnewaukan, Minn., area. He enlisted in the U.S. Army on Oct. 30, 1942, at Fort Snelling, Minn. He served during World War II, stationed in the south Philippines and Ryukyus Island. He was honorably discharged on Jan. 14, 1946, at Fort Lewis, Wash.
Marian Berg, 85, Carrington, N.D., died Tuesday, June 16, 2009, at Carrington Health Center, Carrington. Marian Delores Johnson was born on June 22, 1923, at Adams, N.D., the daughter of Selmer and Olga (Norby) Johnson. She grew up and attended school at Fairdale, N.D., and Hampden, N.D. She married Arnold Berg on May 23, 1942, at Lutheran Parsonage, Starkweather, N.D. They lived in Webster, Edmunds, Sheyenne, New Rockford, Fessenden, and Bowman, all North Dakota, and in Webster, S.D., and Fairfield, Mont., before they moved to Carrington in January 1985.
Edwin Ketterling, 80, Lehr, N.D., died Tuesday, June 16, 2009, at his home. Services: 2 p.m. Saturday, Martin Luther Lutheran Church, Fredonia, N.D. Prayer service: 7:30 p.m. Friday, Haut Funeral Homes, Wishek, N.D. Burial: Lutheran Cemetery, Fredonia.
Theresia Schumacher, 84, Napoleon, N.D., died Tuesday, June 16, 2009, at St. Alexius Medical Center, Bismarck, N.D. Services: 10:30 a.m. Saturday, St. Philip Neri Catholic Church, Napoleon. Arrangements by Dahlstrom Funeral Home, Napoleon.