Hilda Ketterling, 100, Jamestown, died Sunday, Dec. 19, 2010, at Ave Marie Village, Jamestown. Hilda Ketterling was born Sept. 19, 1910, near Zeeland, N.D., the daughter of Adam and Louisia (Rudolph-Wiest) Ketterling. She attended the local rural school and received her elementary education. She married Adam Ketterling on Oct. 5, 1933, at her parent's farm near Zeeland. They lived near Zeeland. She was a homemaker. They moved to rural Grand Rapids, N.D., in 1944, and later into Grand Rapids. In 1955, they moved to rural Marion, N.D. They moved to Jamestown in 1963.
Dorothy Abrahamson-Nelson, 90, East Grand Forks, Minn., Dec. 16. Gene Barvels, 72, Underwood, Dec. 18. Matha Bayer, 94, Garrison, Dec. 11. Lena Ganzer, 92, Dickinson, Dec. 13. Ellyn Gartner, 76, Bismarck, Dec. 17. Michael Gooselaw, 68, Fargo, Dec. 19. Keith Hakanson, 66, Maddock, Dec. 15. Verlie Hammond, 77, Bismarck, Dec. 16. Marie Harr, 87, Bismarck, Dec. 16. Bernetta Joshua, 59, Cannon Ball, Dec. 16. Agnes Kragness, 88, Wahpeton, Dec. 17. Marilyn Larsen, 74, Bismarck, Dec. 15. Martha Maier, 95, Bismarck, Dec. 15. Nickolas Morel, 84, Dickinson, Dec. 14.
Edward J. "Jim" Polasky, 66, Jamestown, died Sunday, Dec. 19, 2010, at Ave Maria Village, Jamestown. Mr. Polasky was born Aug. 23, 1944, in Bismarck, N.D., the son of Ralph and Margaret (Etten) Polasky. He grew up and attended school in Tappen, N.D. He farmed north of Tappen and took over the family farm. He married Elizabeth Dittel on June 5, 1980, in Tappen. They moved to Jamestown in March 1996. He was a member of St. Paul's Church, Tappen, the church council and choir, Knights of Columbus, the Lions and the drama club. He enjoyed farming, fishing and hunting.
Amanda Schultz, 88, Jamestown, formerly Valley City, N.D. and Donnybrook, N.D., died Monday, Dec. 20, 2010, at Eventide at Hi-Acres Manor Nursing Center, Jamestown. Arrangements pending with Lerud- Schuldt Funeral Home, Valley City.
Alzina Kauk, 88, Wishek, N.D., died Monday, Dec. 20, 2010, at the Wishek Home for the Aged, Wishek. Arrangements pending with Haut Funeral Homes, Jamestown.
Charles Francis Mastel, 70, Edgeley, N.D., died Friday, Dec. 17, 2010, at his home of heart failure. Mr. Mastel was born May 5, 1940, near Edgeley, the son of Frank and Magdalena (Gefre) Mastel. He grew up on a farm near Edgeley where he attended school. He married Glenna Wilson in 1959. They lived Beach, N.D., where he was employed as a salesman and businessman in enterprises including a Dairy Queen, the OK Corral Bar and a small ranch. They later divorced. He returned to the family farm at Edgeley. He married Roni Nielson in 2003.
IROME (AP) -- Italian economist Tommaso Padoa Schioppa, one of the intellectual architects of the euro and a member of the European Central Bank's first executive board, has died.
Jacob "Jake" Wolbaum, 87, Braddock, N.D., died Friday, Dec. 17, 2010, at his home. Mr. Wolbaum was born Oct.7, 1923, in Linton, N.D., the son of Harry Sr. and Josephine (Mitzel) Wolbaum. He lived in the St. Michaels, N.D., area for several years before the family moved to the Braddock area, where he grew up. He married Margaret Feist on Oct. 25, 1950. They purchased the family farm from his father in 1955 where they farmed. They retired in recent years but remained on the farm. He was a member of St.
Edward Polasky, 66, Jamestown, died Sunday, Dec. 19, 2010, at Ave Maria Village, Jamestown. Arrangements pending with Eddy Funeral Home, Jamestown.
Carol Bjelde, 56, Fargo, Dec. 13. Duane Carpenter, 67, Grafton, Dec. 11. Shirley Darling, 66, Grand Forks, formerly of Brinsmade, Dec. 14. Verla Faul, 83, Harvey, Dec. 13. Nick Faul, 73, Harvey, Dec. 14. James Hanna, 67, Lisbon, Dec. 14. Clara Hatzenbuhler, 82, Bismarck, Dec. 13. Linda Huseby, 58, Lisbon, Dec. 15. Ellen Nygard, 87, West Fargo, Dec. 14. Maxine Riedman, 88, Bismarck, Dec. 12. Ingrid Wee, 91, Fargo, Dec. 13.