Robert Allen Beyer died in Valley City, ND on April 12, 2011 after 81 years of a life fully lived. Bob was born in Fargo, ND January 3, 1930 and was raised in Oriska. He graduated from Valley City High School with the Class of 1949. On December 10, 1950 he married his lifelong caregiver, Elaine Peterson. He served in the Air Force for 4 years before returning to Valley City. For more than 40 years Bob worked tirelessly as an entrepreneur in transportation, construction, retail, and manufacturing. He built his successful company, Beyer's Cement, from a single used dump truck and hard work.
Ann Nogosek, 97, formerly Valley City, April 10. Charles Maier, 87, New Salem, April 10. Marion Drees, 84, Grand Forks, April 11. Betty Flaten, 76, Park River, April 12. Robert Langowski, 71, Minto, April 12. Nellie Guttu, 74, Grand Forks, April 3.
Ronn Harrington, 47, Sutton, N.D., died Thursday, April 14, 2011, at his home under the care of hospice. Mr. Harrington was born Aug. 6, 1963, in Valley City, N.D., the son of Jerry and Nancy (Erlandson) Harrington. He grew up in the Sutton area and graduated from Glenfield-Sutton-McHenry High School in 1981. He married Gwen Bartlett on Aug. 7, 1981, in Glenfield, N.D.
Viola Hobert, 101, Jamestown, died Friday, April 15, 2011, at Eventide at Hi-Acres, Jamestown. Arrangements pending with Eddy Funeral Home, Jamestown.
Laurence C. Moser, 90, Edgeley, N.D., died Wednesday, April 13, 2011, at St. Rose Care Center, LaMoure, N.D. Mr. Moser was born June 7, 1920, near Pettibone, N.D., the son of Christ and Sarah (Rexine) Moser. He grew up on the family farm and was educated at a rural school. He moved with his family to Jamestown. He entered the National Guard 164th Infantry. He served five years with tours to the Philippines and Guadal Canal and was discharged with a Purple Heart. He married Theresa "Tracy" Krawczyk on March 9, 1946, in Cloquet, Minn.
Jack Askew, 88, Carson City, Nev., formerly Bismarck, March 31. Lilly Bingaman, 100, Churchs Ferry, April 5. Roger Bjorklund, 67, Moorhead, Minn., April 11. Lori Carlson, 49, Grand Forks, April 11. Wes Cumings, 92, Garrison, April 9. Marion Drees, 84, Grand Forks, April 11. Carmen Ensrud, 71, Pekin, April 10. Connor Fyre, infant, Fargo, April 6. Jean Holland, 87, Grand Forks, April 10. Sister Joanne Graham, 76, Bismarck, April 11. Grace Myers, 90, Moorhead, Minn., April 11. Paul Schwichtenberg, 55, Bismarck, April 6. Louis Swetland, 81, Fargo, April 12. Rosella Thompson, 82, Devil
Joseph J. "Joe" Nahinurk Jr., 83, Devils Lake, N.D., formerly Jamestown, died Tuesday, April 12, 2011, at Mercy Hospital, Devils Lake. Mr. Nahinurk was born Sept. 2, 1927, at Devils Lake, the son of Joseph Sr. and Gladys (Emigh) Nahinurk. He grew up and was educated in the Devils Lake area. He entered the U.S. Army in 1946 and served stateside. He was honorably discharged in 1947 and returned to North Dakota. He married Helen Ann Pulst on Oct. 27, 1950, at Devils Lake. They lived on a farm northwest of Devils Lake, where he farmed.
John Gedrose, 78, New Rockford, N.D., died Thursday, April 14, 2011, at his home under hospice care. Arrangements pending with Evans Funeral Home, New Rockford.
Alice Jordan, 96, New Rockford, N.D., died Tuesday, April 12, 2011, at Lutheran Home of the Good Shepherd, New Rockford. Alice Evelyn Anderson was born Dec. 7, 1914, in Rosefield Township, North Dakota, the daughter of Gustav and Selma (Anderson) Anderson. She grew up on the family farm and attended the township grade school. She graduated from New Rockford High School. She moved to Land O' Lakes, Wis., where she worked at King's Gateway Hotel and Restaurant. She married Harvey Jordan on March 12, 1941, at Dubuque, Iowa. They lived in Milwaukee, Wis., before moving to New Rockford.
James Strand, 69, Fargo, April 7. Marion Drees, 84, Grand Forks, April 11. Marcella Hartman, 86, Killdeer, April 6. Marjorie Smith, 94, Bismarck, April 5. Kenneth Matzke, 79, Center, April 10. Emma John, 96, New Salem, April 9. William Nelson, 86, Grand Forks, April 2. Ann Nogosek, 97, Valley City, April 10. Dwight Olsby, 53, Fargo, April 10. Donald Olson, 82, Grand Forks, April 9. Gary Smith, 72, Aneta, April 7. Elsie Weber, 85, Strausburg, April 9.