Delores Dockter, 84, Jamestown, died Wednesday, July 29, 2009, at her home. Delores Stein was born Nov. 16, 1924, at the family farm home north of Steele, N.D., the daughter of August and Ida (Hoffman) Stein. She grew up there and attended the local rural school where she received her elementary education. She married George Dockter on Jan. 2, 1952, at Tappen, N.D. They lived in Steele and the surrounding area until moving to Eldridge, N.D., in 1967. In 1973, they moved to Jamestown. She worked in the laundry department at the North Dakota State Hospital from 1974 until she retired in 1990.
Willard Barton, 80, Minot, formerly Zahl, July 23. Mervyn Beynon, 85, Moorhead, Minn., July 26. Bertha Geiger, 80, Dickinson, July 25. Alton Graf, 84, Bismarck, July 25. John Heidrich, 75, Mandan, July 25. Gerald Johnson, 77, Grand Forks, formerly Luverne, July 27. Evelyn Jones, 88, Devils Lake, July 25. Mary Kellames, 75, Fort Rice, July 26. Ron Kostelecky, 68, Dickinson, July 25. Orland Kruckenberg, 75, Hazen, July 25. Claudine Red Road, 35, St.
Charles "Art" Fletcher, Mora, Minn., died Tuesday, July 28, 2009. He is survived by his wife, Dee, Mora, Minn.; two sons, Mark (Bonnie), Eden Prairie, Minn., and Mike (Lori), Medina, Minn.; a daughter, Pam Nickel, St. Cloud, Minn.; two brothers, Allen (Nancy), Jamestown, and Richard (Vera), Courtney, N.D.; two sisters, Arlene (Duane) Carlson, Jamestown, and Corrine (Dewayne) Kolnos, Waubun, Minn.; eight grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren. Memorial service: 1 p.m.
Margaret McDaniel, 97, Carrington, N.D., formerly of Glenfield, N.D., died Tuesday, July 28, 2009, at Golden Acres Manor, Carrington. Margaret Violet Johnson was born Nov. 15, 1911, in Glenfield Township, the daughter of Herman and Hildur (Lund) Johnson. She at-tended Glenfield School and graduated in 1930. She at-tended Valley City State University, Valley City, N.D., and taught school in rural Glenfield Township for two years. She married Arnold McDaniel on Feb. 21, 1936, in Carrington.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Jim Johnson, whose attacking defenses helped the Eagles to one Super Bowl appearance and five NFC title games, has died. He was 68. Johnson had taken a leave of absence from the team in May as he continued to battle a cancerous tumor on his spine. The Eagles announced his death on Tuesday afternoon. A veteran of 22 years as an NFL assistant, Johnson is regarded as one of the top defensive minds in the league, known for building units able to pressure the quarterback from every angle.
Cecelia Cook, 84, New Rockford, N.D., died Tuesday, July 28, 2009, at Lutheran Home of the Good Shepherd, New Rockford. Cecelia Charboneau was born Aug. 19, 1924, in Fort Totten, N.D., the daughter of Robert and Mary (Bouviere) Charboneau. She was a descendant of Sacajawea. She grew up and attended school in the Fort Totten area. She married Max Cook on Aug. 30, 1951, at Crookston Minn. They lived in Fort Totten until the early 1970s when they moved to Oberon, N.D., He died Aug. 7, 1992. She later moved to the Sheyenne, N.D., and New Rockford areas.
Delores Dockter, 84, Jamestown, died Wednesday, July 29, 2009, at her home. Services: 11 a.m. Monday, Church of the Nazarene, Jamestown, with the Rev. Richard Reynolds officiating. Prayer service: 7 p.m. Sunday, Haut Funeral Homes, Jamestown. Visitation: 1 to 8 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home. Burial: Steele Cemetery, Steele, N.D. Online guestbook: www. hautfuneralhome.com
Gerald Robert Danuser, 90, Marion, N.D., died Sunday, July 26, 2009, at Bethany Homes, Fargo, N.D. Mr. Danuser was born July 10, 1919, on the family farm west of Marion, the son of Cyrus and Josephine (Solberg) Danuser. He attended Saratoga Township school, Marion, and graduated from Adrian High School, Adrian, N.D., in 1937. He attended James-town College and graduated in 1941. He married Twylla Sisson on Sept. 6, 1942, at the Sisson family farm near Spiritwood, N.D. They moved to Watford City, N.D., where he taught school and then moved to Ullen, Minn., where he taught for a year.
Lorna Behsman, 85, Grand Forks, July 17. Theresa Blue, 43, St. Paul, Minn., formerly Grand Forks, July 21. Duane Dinius, 72, Bismarck, July 23. Dacotah Faught, 92, Absaraka, July 24. Dorothy Foss, 94, Moorhead, July 19. Rose Heidrich, 71, Bismarck, July 23. David Hell, 53, Minneapolis, formerly Mt.
Gerhard "Gary" Israel Dammel, 88, Ocala, Fla., formerly of North Dakota, died June 28, 2009, at Palm Garden, Ocala. Mr. Dammel was born Oct. 18, 1920, in rural Stutsman Country, North Dakota, the son of Daniel and Kathrina (Meidinger) Dammel. He joined the U.S. Army Air Forces in April 1942. He served in the Asiatic-Pacific Theater as a bomber pilot in the Fifth Air Force. He was awarded a Bronze Star for service in the liberation of the Phillipines. He was discharged in November 1945. He graduated from Valparaiso University, Valparaiso, Ind. He married Arlene Steeve in 1950.