Donald G. "Don" Schulte, 76, Leawood, Kan., died Wednesday, Nov. 3, 2010. Mr. Schulte was born Sept. 3, 1934, in Marion, N.D., the son of Adrian and Lillie Schulte. He graduated from Dickey High School, Dickey, N.D., and attended St. John's University, St. Cloud, Minn., for two years. He entered the Army and was stationed in France for two years. He graduated from the University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, N.D., with a master's degree in accounting. He received his C.P.A. the following year. He married Anita L. Eveleth in 1957. He worked for The Mesabi & Iron Range Railroad, Duluth, Minn.
Isabelle Maria Eileen Shirley Grube was born and died on October 28, 2010 in Bismarck, ND. Visitation will be held on Tuesday, November 2, 2010 from 1-4 pm at Weigel Funeral Home, Mandan. A private family Mass will be held at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Mandan. Burial will be at St. Mary's Cemetery, Courtenay, ND. Isabelle was born on Thursday, October 28, 2010 to Drs. Thomas and Audrey Grube. She was born joyfully at 3:34 a.m. during the hour of Divine Mercy. She entered the world with a sweet, gentle cry.
Erma Mayer, 84, Jamestown, died Thursday Nov. 4, 2010, at Eventide at Hi-Acres Manor Nursing Center, Jamestown. Services: 1:30 p.m. Monday, First Assembly of God Church, Jamestown, with the Rev. Darrell Losing officiating. Prayer service: 4 p.m. Sunday, Haut Funeral Homes, Jamestown. Visitation: 1 to 8 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home. Burial: Sunset Memorial Gardens, Jamestown. Online guestbook: www.hautfuneralhome.com
Myrtle Longnecker, 91, New Rockford, N.D., died Wednesday, Nov. 3, 2010, at Lutheran Home of the Good Shepherd, New Rockford. Services: 2 p.m. Monday, United Methodist Church, New Rockford. Visitation: 1 to 8 p.m. Sunday and 9 a.m. to noon Monday, Evans Funeral Home, New Rockford. Burial: Prairie Home Cemetery, New Rockford.
J. Thurston Ham, 89, Edgeley, N.D., died Wednesday, Nov. 3, 2010, at Innovis Hospital, Fargo, N.D. Arrangements pending with Lisko Funeral Chapel, Edgeley.
Ernest Klostreich, 94, Jamestown, died Wednesday, Nov. 3, 2010, at Ave Maria Village, Jamestown. Arrangements pending with Eddy Funeral Home, Jamestown.
Norma Bathurst, 92, Bismarck, Oct. 31. Glen Bernaas, 81, Hoople, Oct. 31. John Coler, 49, Fargo, Nov. 1. Beverly Dans, 77, Moorhead, Minn., Nov. 1. Nora Grant, 88, Fargo, Nov. 2. Lillian Heidrich, 92, Moorhead, Minn., Nov. 1. Joyce Kowalski, 80, Moorhead, Minn., Nov. 1. Catherine Kuhn, 86, Bismarck, Oct. 31. Rose Mattson, 87, Mandan, Oct. 30. Philip Olson, 80, Thompson, Oct. 30. Florence Ostlie, 84, Northwood, Oct. 31. Kathleen Raaen, 65, Langdon, Nov. 1. Evin Roley, infant, Fargo, Nov. 1. James Sax, 85, Moorhead, Oct. 31.
Alvin "Al" Plienis, 85, formerly of Jamestown, died Monday, Nov. 1, 2010, at the Veterans Hospital, Fargo, N.D., after a battle with cancer. Mr. Plienis was born Sep. 30, 1925, in Napoleon, N.D., the son of Edward and Barbara (Oberlander) Plienis. He attended school in the Napoleon area. He served in the U.S. Navy from 1944 to 1950. He married Helen McDaniel on Dec. 27, 1947. He married Betty Creager in 1970. He married Bea Boice in 1986. He worked as a car salesman for many years and a bus driver. He enjoyed traveling and reading.
Rosella Bentru, 98, formerly Grand Forks, Oct. 27. Dale Blonigen, 52, Carrington, Oct. 29. Isabelle Grube, infant, Oct. 28. Gordon Johnson, 92, Fargo, Oct. 30. Lynette Miller, 54, Bismarck, Oct. 30. Ronald Mossefin, 74, East Grand Forks, Oct. 26. Parnell Ostmo, 82, Sharon, Oct. 29. Betty Palmiscno, 83, Grand Forks, Oct. 29. Anna Robertson, 82, Grand Forks, Oct. 27.
Leona Thorman, 86, Moorhead, Minn., died Sunday, Oct. 31, 2010, at Golden Living Center, Olivia, Minn. Leona Sylvia Bietz was born Oct. 14, 1924, in Cleveland, N.D., the daughter of Rubin and Esther (Haas) Bietz. She grew up and attended Cleveland High School, graduating in 1942. She graduated from Jamestown Business College. She married Joseph Henry Thorman on Nov. 18, 1946, at the Seventh-day Adventist Church, Jamestown. She worked at the University of Minnesota for three years, the Coca-Cola Bottling Company for 30 years and Powers Construction Company for 28 years.