Joyce Anderson, 83, Cooperstown, Sept. 6. Ruth Buchholz, 81, Durbin, Sept. 10. Ron Deck, 68, Hillsboro, Sept. 9. Ella Freeman, 86, Bismarck, Sept. 10. Lee Fricke, 94, Bismarck, Sept. 9. Mearl Gifford, 95, Fargo, Sept. 9. Mathias Girodat, 87, Langdon, Sept. 9. Teddy Griffin, 85, Valley City, Sept. 10. Marlene Haeffner, 77, Moorhead, Sept. 10. Denise Meyers, 74, Bismarck, Sept. 7. Mary Ann Miesen, 76, Wahpeton, Sept. 7. Kenneth Porter, 69, Park River, Sept. 8. Mary Lou Red Bear, 63, Cannon Ball, Sept. 5. Dale Sayler, 61, Moorhead, Sept. 8. Vivian Schorsch, 83, Dickinson, Sept.
Mary L. Albrecht, 83, Wimbledon, N.D., died Saturday, Sept. 11, 2010, at Sanford Hospital, Fargo, N.D. Mary Lilian Samek was born Oct. 22, 1926, on the family farm in Ash Coulee Township near Dickinson, N.D., the daughter of James and Mary (Zastoupil) Samek. She grew up and attended rural school there and in 1943 moved with her parents to Wimbledon. She married Ervine Albrecht on Oct. 15, 1949. They lived and farmed near Wimbledon. They retired from farming in 1984. He died July 31, 2005. For the past three years she lived in Wimbledon. She was a member of St. Boniface Church, St.
Marlys Dietz, 83, New Rockford, N.D., died Monday, Sept. 13, 2010, at Lutheran Home of the Good Shepherd, New Rockford. Services: 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Lutheran Home of the Good Shepherd Chapel, New Rockford. Visitation: 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Friday, Evans Funeral Home, New Rockford. Burial: Prairie Home Cemetery, New Rockford.
Jeanne Cobb, 96, LaMoure, N.D., formerly Jamestown, died Monday, Sept. 13, 2010, at St. Rose Care Center, LaMoure. Arrangements pending with Eddy Funeral Home, Jamestown.
Ruth Doris Buchholz, 81, of Durbin, ND died at her home surrounded by family on September 10, 2010. Ruth was born Feb. 25, 1929, to Herman and Ella (Draeger) Kirmis on their farm near Jud in LaMoure County, ND. She was baptized April 21, 1929 at the Lutheran Church in Jud. She attended a country school at Jud through fourth grade. Then the family moved to Lisbon, ND. Ruth was confirmed at Redeemer Lutheran Church in Lisbon. Her father died when she was in eighth grade.
Clarence "Curley" Werner, 78, Valley City, N.D., died Sept. 5, 2010, at the Sheyenne Care Center, Valley City. Mr. Werner was born July 11, 1932, in Logan County, North Dakota, the son of Mary Phillips. He was raised by his grandmother, Mary Werner. He attended school in Karlsruhe, N.D. He joined the Army in February 1948 and served for 11 months with the 11th Airborne Division as a paratrooper and medic in Sendai, Japan. He was discharged in February 1950. He moved to Bismarck, N.D., and became a bricklayer. He married Beverly Jones in 1954. He started Werner Masonry Construction in 1960.
LaVonne Larson, 47, Cypress, Texas, formerly of Jamestown, died Friday, Sept. 10, 2010, at her home. Arrangements pending with Eddy Funeral Home, Jamestown.
Herbert Dobitz, 73, Jamestown, died Saturday, Sept. 11, 2010, at Ave Maria Village, Jamestown. Arrangements pending with Eddy Funeral Home, Jamestown.
Mary L. Albrecht, 83, Wimbledon, N.D., died Saturday, Sept. 11, 2010, at Sanford Hospital, Fargo, N.D. Arrangements pending with Lerud-Schuldt Funeral Home, Valley City, N.D.
Stan Puklich--husband, father, friend, mentor and respected Bismarck business man--died in his home, Sept. 4, 2010, at the age of 72. A memorial service will be held at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 14, at Cathedral of the Holy Spirit in Bismarck, with Fr. John Guthrie presiding. A private family burial will be held at the North Dakota Veterans Cemetery at a later date. Many people in the Bismarck area knew Stan as a car dealer, the owner of Stan Puklich Chevrolet.