Gerald Fredrickson, 69, Jamestown, died Sunday, May 9, 2010, at ManorCare Health System, Fargo, N.D. Arrangements pending with Eddy Funeral Home, Jamestown.
Evelyn Fisk, 79, Lakota, May 4. Elizabeth "Betty" Fossum, 79, Fargo, May 3. Jack Helm, 93, Beulah, May 5. Milton Hertz, 75, Mott, May 3. Bobbi Lynn Huseby, 51, Fargo, May 4. Bernice Huss, 96, Bismarck, May 1. Tommie Lutz, 69, Bismarck, May 4. Ervin Pederson, 83, Bismarck, May 2. Larry Schafer, 63, Glen Ullin, May 3. Doretha Schradieck, 97, Wahpeton, May 2. Reinhold Schumacher, 79, Fargo, May 2. Juanita Serrano, 72, Mayville, May 2. Annis Skurdahl, 95, Fargo, May 4. Ronald Smith, 63, East Grand Forks, May 2. Kevin Sohl, 52, Fargo, May 3. Wallace Solien, 85, Moorhead, May 2. Marg
Robert L. Messmer, of Kensal, ND, passed away on Tuesday, May 4, 2010, at Innovis Health in Fargo, ND. Robert L. Messmer was born in Bordulac, ND, the son of Tony and Eva (Bassett) Messmer on December 11, 1927. He grew up and attended school in Bordulac. On July 23, 1945, Robert married Norma Kollman in the Catholic Church in Bordulac. He was employed by the Soo Line Railroad for 40 years, retiring as Section Foreman in 1988. They lived in Cathay and Bordulac in their early years of marriage and moved to Kensal in 1959.
Steve Andrusak, 71, Bismarck, April 30. Cecilia Bonemeyer, 88, Gackle, April 24. Barbara Butler, 87, Grand Forks, May 3. Jean Christensen, 80, Killdeer, May 1. Helen Drevecky, 96, Grand Forks, May 2. Iola Fischer, 59, Grand Forks, April 22. Emily Grimm, 94, Glen Ullin, May 3. Adelaide Gunderson, 86, Michigan, May 2. Bertha Haugen, 88, Cooperstown, May 3. Bernice Huss, 96, Bismarck, May 1. Loren Knudson, Grand Forks, May 2. Diane Kukert, 66, Horace, April 29. Barbara Lacrosse, 71, Grand Forks, April 30. Owen Mehrer, Dickinson, April 30. Eleanor Michels, 90, Beach, May 1.
Doris Radtke, 89, Jamestown, died Tuesday, May 4, 2010, at Hi-Acres Manor Nursing Center, Jamestown. Doris Frey was born March 23, 1921, in Jamestown, the daughter of Edwin H. and Clara A. (Koehn) Frey. She grew up on the family farm in Bloom Township east of Jamestown. She attended the Homer Township School and graduated from Jamestown High School in 1939. She attended Ellendale (N.D.) Normal College. She worked for the Farmers Home Administration in Forman, Lisbon and Ellendale, all N.D. She married Robert Lee Radtke on Oct. 7, 1945, in Jamestown.
Clifford G. Oslie, 86, Fargo, N.D., formerly Enderlin, N.D., died Monday, May 3, 2010, at Edgewood Vista Home, Fargo. Mr. Oslie was born July 27, 1923, at rural Christine, N.D., the son of Alfred and Anna (Thoen) Oslie. He attended school near Walcott, N.D., and later in Enderlin, where he graduated from high school. He married Violet Froemke on June 4, 1945, in Enderlin. He enlisted in the U.S. Army on June 18, 1945. He served in the 1848th Army service unit at North Camp Hood, Texas Military Disciplinary Barracks, as supervisor and later as an instructor for prisoner rehabilitation.
James M. Bekken, 61, New Rockford, N.D., died Monday, May 3, 2010, at Rochester, Minn., of interstitial lung disease. Mr. Bekken was born July 15, 1948, in Grand Forks, N.D., the son of Ralph and Elizabeth (Nolan) Bekken. They family moved to Stanley, N.D., when he was 2 where he grew up and graduated from high school. He attended the University of North Dakota, Grand Forks and received a Bachelor of Philosophy in social studies and mathematics in 1970, and a Juris Doctor with distinction from the University of North Dakota School of Law, Grand Forks, in 1977.
Robert L. Messmer, 82, Fargo, N.D., formerly Kensal, N.D., died Tuesday, May 4, 2010, at Innovis Health, Fargo. Services: 10:30 a.m. Monday, St. John's Catholic Church, Kensal. Prayer service: 6:30 p.m. Sunday at the church. Visitation: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, Evans Funeral Home, Carrington, N.D. Burial: Carrington Cemetery, Carrington.
Doris Radtke, 89, Jamestown, died Tuesday, May 4, 2010, at Hi-Acres Manor Nursing Center, Jamestown. Services: 2 p.m. Monday, St. John's Lutheran Church, Jamestown. Arrangements by Lisko Funeral Chapel, Jamestown. Burial: Highland Home Cemetery, Jamestown. Online guestbook: www. liskofuneralchapel.com
Effie Brock, 67, Valley City, April 30. Norbert Daly, 92, Grand Forks, April 30. Sophie Hummel, 92, Garrison, April 30. Bernice Huss, 96, Bismarck, May 1. Clarice Jensen, 92, Bismarck, formerly Stanley, April 30. Stella Jundt, 93, Bismarck, April 30. Arlene Kuntz, 68, Halliday, April 30. Kent Nicholson, 56, Dickinson, April 26. Arthur Odegaard, 85, Valley City, April 30. Gary Olson, 70, Fargo, April 28. Walter Opp, 80, Glen Ulin, April 28. Ellen Ostlie, 89, Northwood, April 30. Ervin Pederson, 83, Bismarck, May 2. Frances Plaas, 96, Grand Forks, May 1.