Bradley Nilson, 58, L'Anse, Mich., formerly of Sheyenne, N.D., died Saturday, Jan. 15, 2011, in Baraga County Memorial Hospital, L'Anse. Arrangements pending with Evans Funeral Home, New Rockford, N.D.
Ronald Klosterman, 56, Jamestown, died Saturday, Jan. 15, 2010, at Ave Maria Village, Jamestown. Arrangements pending with Eddy Funeral Home, Jamestown.
The funeral for Randy Land 85, Kulm, ND will be Monday, January 17, 2011 at 10:30 AM at the Assembly of God Church, Kulm, ND. Visitation will be Sunday from 1:00 PM to 6:00 PM with a prayer service at 4:00 PM at Dahlstrom Funeral Home, Kulm, ND. Burial will be at the Kulm Assembly of God Cemetery in the spring. Rangvald (Randy) Norman Land was born December 31, 1925, in Kulm, the son of Anton and Anna (Sodstad) Land. He attended school at Swede School #1 through the 8th grade. At age eighteen, in 1944, he was drafted, and volunteered for the Navy.
Ronald Affeldt, 79, Bismarck, Jan. 10. Doreen Bakke, 88, Larimore, Jan. 11. Jason Gleason, 37, Tolna, Jan. 10. Richard Gullicks, 63, Fargo, formerly Finley, Dec. 27. Carl Haberman, 91, Fargo, formerly Mooreton, Jan. 11. Vernon Hagemeister, 75, Fargo, Jan. 12. Harold Haugen, 73, Mandan, Jan. 9. George Hendrickson, 95, New Salem, Jan. 8. Margaret Johnson, 89, Washburn, Jan. 10. Ann Melsted, 93, Wahpeton, Jan. 9. Curtis Olimb, 77, Grand Forks, Jan. 11. Rosemary Rheault, 62, Fargo, Jan. 13. David Schiffner, 51, Fargo, Jan. 12. Lorentina Weisz, 92, Hazen, Jan.
George Robert Else, 83, Jamestown, died Friday, Jan. 14, 2011, at Eventide at Hi-Acres, Jamestown, under hospice care. Mr. Else was born Oct. 5, 1927, in Dickey, N.D., the son of Ferdinand and Anna (Blow) Else. He attended school in Dickey and at a country school near Marion, N.D. He worked as a farmhand until February 1950. He entered the U.S. Army in 1950 and was with the 164th Tank Co. and 5th Calvary Tank Co. He returned to the Dickey area in 1956 and worked as a farmhand. He worked for Moline construction in Jamestown. He married Mayda Sailer in August 1956.
Phyllis Thompson, 87, Sheyenne, N.D., died Friday, Jan. 14, 2011, at Lutheran Home of the Good Shepherd, New Rockford, N.D. Services: 2 p.m. Tuesday, First Lutheran Church, Sheyenne. Prayer service: 7 p.m. Monday, Lutheran Home of the Good Shepherd Chapel, New Rockford. Visitation: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday and 9 a.m. to noon Tuesday, Evans Funeral Home, New Rockford. Burial: Riverside Cemetery, Sheyenne.
Dr. Richard "Dick" Pokorny, 62, Dickinson, N.D., formerly Jamestown, died Friday, Jan. 14, 2011, at his home. Arrangements pending with Stevenson Funeral Home, Dickinson.
Margaret Benedict, 99, Fargo-Moorhead, Jan. 9. Stephen Cariveau, 77, East Grand Forks, Jan. 9. Vernon "Vern" Desrosier, 67, Fargo, Jan. 11. Ryszard Landowski, 58, Fargo, Jan. 10. Mary Maupin, 89, Dickinson, Jan. 7. Ann Melsted, 93, Wahpeton, Jan. 9. Curtis Olimb, 77, Grand Forks, Jan. 11. James "Jim" Rooney, 61, Mandan, Jan. 10. Clara Simon, 90, Napoleon, Jan. 8. Jeanette Stinkeoway, 66, Starkweather, Jan. 8.
Leona Pergande, 99, Carrington, N.D., died Wednesday, Jan. 12, 2011, at Lutheran Home of the Good Shepherd, New Rockford, N.D. Leona Hazel Roush was born Dec. 20, 1911, in New Rockford, the daughter of Berthel and Rose Ann (Farrell) Roush. They moved to Nordmore Township in 1917, where she attended rural school. They moved to Carrington in 1926 and she continued her education. She married Frank Pergande on Nov. 28, 1931, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Carrington. She worked as a sales clerk for The Gambles Clothing Store and was a waitress at Bill Dew Drop, both Carrington.
Gary Wakeman McMurray, 75, Jamestown, died Thursday, Jan. 6, 2011, at his home. Mr. McMurray was born July 10, 1935, in Mason City, Iowa, the son of Durwood W. and Alma Lillian (Anderson) McMurray. He served in the U.S. Air Force. He worked as a chef and as a music teacher. He is survived by his children and grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents; a sister, Alma; and two brothers, Alan and Keith. Services: none planned. Arrangements by Lisko Funeral Chapel, Jamestown. Burial: Highland Home Cemetery, Jamestown, in the spring. Online guestbook: www. liskofuneralchapel.com