Anne Allmaras, 89, New Rockford, N.D., died Friday, Dec. 10, 2010, at her home. Services: 10:30 a.m. Saturday, St. John's Catholic Church, New Rockford. Prayer service: 7 p.m. Friday at the church. Visitation: 1 to 5 p.m. Thursday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, New Rockford. Burial: St. John's Cemetery, New Rockford.
George DeMos, 83, Jamestown, died Sunday, Dec. 12, 2010, at Ave Marie Village, Jamestown. Arrangements pending with Eddy Funeral Home, Jamestown.
James D. "Tex" Tally, 92, of Jamestown, ND, died Friday, December 10, 2010 at Eventide at Hi-Acres Manor, Jamestown. James Doyal Tally was born November 24, 1918, at Buffalo Gap, Texas, the son of Acney Ballard and Maude (Sprouls) Tally. He was educated in Buffalo Gap and served in the US Navy during World War II. James served from 1942 until 1945 in Alaska and the Pacific at Okinawa. James married Vera Joos on August 7, 1946 at Buffalo Gap, TX. They made their home in Jamestown where he began serving with the Jamestown Police Dept. in 1951.
Mabel "Mae" Spitzer, 72, Lehr, N.D., died Thursday, Dec. 9, 2010, at MedCenter One, Bismarck. She is survived by her husband, Arthur, Lehr; a son, Steven (Julie), Lehr; two daughters, Cindy (Paul) Berens, Chaska, Minn., and Holly Spitzer, Fort Collins, Colo.; a sister, Evangeline (Gordon) Hoff, Edina, Minn.; five grandchildren; and a step-great-grandchild. Services: 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Ashley Baptist Church, Ashley, N.D. Prayer service: 7 p.m. Tuesday, Carlsen Funeral Home, Ashley. Visitation: 3 to 7 p.m.
Janet Burkhart, 73, Dazey, N.D., died Friday, Dec. 10, 2010, at Sheyenne Care Center, Valley City, N.D. Services: 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, St. Mary's Catholic Church, rural Dazey, with the Rev. Steven Meyer officiating. Prayer service: 7 p.m. Tuesday at the church. Visitation: 4 to 7 p.m. Tuesday and one hour before the service, Wednesday, at the church. Arrangements by Lerud Schuldt Funeral Home, Valley City. Burial: St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery, rural Dazey.
Donald A. Lawrence, 62, Jamestown, died Friday, Dec. 10, 2010, at Trinidad, Colo. Arrangements pending with Eddy Funeral Home, Jamestown.
Marsha Beckius, 57, Ellendale, Dec. 4. Keith Buttke, 90, Oakes, Dec. 7. Loran Carl, 74, East Grand Forks, Dec. 1. Andy Fossum, 76, Clutier, Iowa, formerly Lawton, Nov. 29. Vernice Frederick, 95, Bismarck, Dec. 4. Mary Grandy, 88, Detroit Lakes, Minn., formerly of St. Thomas, Dec. 4. Gary Hall, 64, Lakota, Dec. 4. June Hannig, 88, Valley City, Dec. 2. Myrtle Haugen, 93, Fargo, Dec. 6. Clementine Hendricks, 80, Dickinson, Dec. 5. Kermit Horsager, 87, Valley City, formerly Litchville and Lisbon, Dec. 3. Oscar Jenson, 87, Moorhead, Minn., Dec. 4.
Raymond Wetzel, 82, Streeter, N.D., died Tuesday, Dec. 7, 2010, at the St. Alexius TCU, Bismarck, N.D., after a battle with cancer. Mr. Wetzel was born May 29, 1928, near Danzig, N.D., the son of Jacob and Lydia (Janke) Wetzel. He attended rural school through eighth grade and received his high school diploma in the U.S. Army. He entered the Army on Dec. 5, 1951, at Fort Riley, Kan., serving with the 10th Infantry Division, Company L, 87th. On May 20, 1952, he was stationed in the 4th Infantry Division, 12th Regiment in Germany until Nov. 23, 1953.
James Klein, 77, Valley City, N.D., formerly Eckelson, N.D., died Wednesday, Dec. 8, 2010, at the Sheyenne Care Center, Valley City. Mr. Klein was born June 3, 1933, at Jamestown, the son of George and Anna (Fiedler) Klein. He grew up on the family farm north of Eckelson. He graduated from Eckelson High School and attended Jamestown College. He later farmed near Eckelson. He married Virginia "Jeannie" Crawford on Oct. 14, 1954. They lived on the farm at Eckelson. He retired in 1995. She died in 1996. He married Almira "Toopy" Hansen on July 6, 2000.
Alvin Rask, 81, Carrington, N.D., formerly of Hurdsfield, N.D., died Monday, Dec. 6, 2010, at his home. Mr. Rask was born Oct. 31, 1929, at Chaseley, N.D., the son of Carl and Fern (Jones) Rask. He grew up and was educated in the Hurdsfield area. He farmed. He entered the U.S. Army on May 29, 1951, and was stationed in Italy during the Korean War. He was honorably discharged May 19, 1953, and returned to the Hurdsfield area. He married Helen Severtson on Jan. 22, 1955, at Concordia Lutheran Church, rural Hamberg, N.D.