ROME (AP) -- Screenwriter Suso Cecchi D'Amico, who emerged from the male-dominated post-war Italian cinema to become a celebrated artist and contribute to such milestones as "Bicycle Thieves" and "The Leopard," died Saturday at age 96. Cecchi D'Amico died in her hometown, Rome, the ANSA news agency said, citing her family.
Lois Smedshammer, 77, Litchville, July 26. Gertrude Stoltman, 96, Grafton, July 23. Kenneth Sveum, 83, West Fargo, July 26. Madeleine Tellmann, 92, Grand Forks, July 24. Ralph Thiel, 81, Grafton, July 27. Marie Uglem, 87, Northwood, July 23.
Amy Miller Ludwikoski, 44, Fargo, N.D., formerly of Jamestown, died Friday, July 30, 2010, Sanford Hospital, Fargo. Services: 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Our Lady of Peace Catholic Church, Mayville, N.D. Prayer service: 7 p.m. Tuesday, Baker Funeral Home, Mayville. Visitation: 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home and one hour before the service at the church. Memorials: Amy Miller Ludwikoski Education Fund, at Wells Fargo Bank in Fargo.
Paula (Harr) Barrows, 59, of Merritt Island Florida; formerly of Hope Valley Rhode Island, and Jamestown North Dakota, passed away suddenly Tuesday, July 27,2010 at Wuesthoff Hospital in Rockledge, Florida. She is survived by her beloved husband Gary, mother Eugenia Soulis Harr of Jamestown, North Dakota, her three children Kary Sinkule and husband Robert, Nicole Crandall and husband Douglas, her son Daniel Friel; and their father Dennis Friel. Paula also had two step-daughters; Erin Barrows and Erica Zegles along with three granddaughters Alexandra Crandall, Eliza Zegles, and Elaina Zegles.
Irene Bushe, 89, Valley City, July 28. Jan Butler, 60, Fargo, July 28. Kristopher Close, 31, Fargo, July 27. John Filibeck, 55, Glen Ullin, July 27. Doris Hintzman, 79, Valley City, July 28. John Kautzman, 80, Bismarck, formerly Center, July 26. Fred Kist, 70, Mandan, July 26. Eugene Lacher, 84, Bismarck, July 25. Margaret McClain, 87, Grand Forks, July 27. Joseph Peabody, 58, Fargo, July 23. Anna Peterson, 92, Binford, July 27. Dorothy Peterson, 90, Williston, July 25. Billy Sims, 64, Washburn, July 26. Thor Skjerseth, 92, Napoleon, July 25. Mary Slominski, 63, Kingsley, Iowa, f
Verna Olson, 74, New Rockford, N.D., died Wednesday, July 28, 2010, at Mercy Hospital, Devils Lake, N.D. Verna Joyce Jordan was born on Oct. 8, 1935, on the family farm in Eddy County, North Dakota, the daughter of Arthur and Zada (Sproat) Jordan. She attended school at Columbia, N.D. and Sheyenne, N.D. She married Eugene Weisenburger on Nov. 20, 1953, in New Rockford. She was a homemaker and helped on the farm in Brantford, N.D. They divorced in 1967 and she moved to Minot, N.D. She married Stan Olson in 1969. They lived in North Dakota, Minnesota and Montana.
Helen Moeller, 88, Strawberry Point, Iowa, died Sunday, July 25, 2010, at St. Luke's Hospital, Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Helen Elaine Maillie was born Oct. 13, 1921, in Oelwein, Iowa, the daughter of James and Alice (Barker) Maillie. She graduated from Oelwein High School and attended Grinnell College, Grinnell, Iowa. She married Lester Moeller on June 19, 1943, at the YMCA chapel at Texas A & M College, Station, Texas.
Samuel Graves, 77, Eugene, Ore., died Monday, July 26, 2010, at his home after a battle with cancer. Mr. Graves was born June 9, 1933, in Stutsman County, North Dakota, the son of Henry and Jennie (Thompson) Graves. He graduated from Jamestown High School in 1951. He served in the U.S. Navy during the Korean War. He married Vivian Kienzle on Dec. 14, 1956, in Jamestown, N.D. They moved to Eugene, where he worked as a drug and alcohol counselor and was a co-founder of Serenity Lane, Eugene. He was the long-term treatment director at Serenity Lane for 25 years.
Kevin Borah, 55, Fargo, July 26. Monte Boren, 70, Mandan, July 24. Clayton Christianson, 88, Devils Lake, July 26. Grace Erickson, 89, Hatton, July 26. Kathleen Hill, 52, West Fargo, July 27. Lenny Hoffart, 56, Valley City, July 26. Randy Jahraus, 53, Mandan, July 26. John Kautzman, 80, Bismarck, formerly Center, July 26. Fred Kist, 70, Mandan, July 26. Eugene Lacher, 84, Bismarck, July 25. Josephy Peabody, 58, Fargo, July 23. Anna Peterson, 92, Binford, July 27. Dorothy Peterson, 90, Williston, July 25. Ethel Rance, 92, Garseke, July 25.
DeNome Woehl, 75, Jamestown, died Wednesday, July 28, 2010, at Jamestown Hospital, Jamestown. DeNome Johnson was born May 12, 1935, on the family farm north of Kulm, N.D., the daughter of Herman and Fannie (Johnson) Johnson. She received her education at the rural Swede Township School near Kulm. She helped on the family farm and worked for area farmers. She moved to Fargo, N.D., and worked at DeLendrecies's Tea Room. She married Raymond Woehl on Oct. 4, 1959, at Fredonia, N.D. They lived in Lead, S.D. They moved to Fredonia in 1963 and purchased his family's farm.