Louella Oglesby, 89, Enderlin, N.D., formerly of Valley City, N.D., died Wednesday, March 2, 2011, at Lisbon Area Health Service, Lisbon, ND. Louella Mae Boese was born Feb. 22, 1922, on the family farm, at Manfred, N.D., the daughter of Louis W. and Ella (Mennegar) Boese. She grew up and attended school in the Manfred area and graduated from Fessenden (N.D.) High School. She married Victor Harrison on Oct. 7, 1942. They lived in the Wimbledon, N.D., area and moved to Valley City in 1973. He died Sept. 30, 1973. She married Douglas Oglesby in Valley City in 1975.
Mary Hafner, 85, Sykeston, N.D., died Tuesday, March 1, 2011, at Golden Acres Manor Care Center, Carrington, N.D. Mary Jane Lukenbach was born March 15, 1925, at Tuttle, N.D., the daughter of Harry W. and Mabel (Thorne) Lukenbach. She attended country school at Tuttle. The family moved to the Hurdsfield, N.D., area in 1935. She married John Hafner on Nov. 8, 1941, at Sykeston. They lived on farms near Chaseley, N.D. and Dover, N.D. They moved to Sykeston in the late 1960s until entering Golden Acres Manor in 2008. He died Nov. 17, 2010. She was a member of St.
Mark Steven Wagner, 52, of San Mateo, CA, formerly Jamestown, ND, died Wednesday, February 23, 2011 at San Mateo, CA of an apparent heart attack. Mark Steven Wagner was born February 16, 1959, at Trinity Hospital, James-town, ND, the son of Jay W. and Beverly J. (Klose) Wagner. He was baptized and confirmed in St. James Catholic Church. Mark attended St. John's Academy grades 1 thru 6 and graduated from Jamestown High School in 1977 where he played football and was head of the student council.
Elmer Koepplin, 85, New Rockford, N.D., died Thursday, March 3, 2011, at Sanford Hospital, Fargo, N.D. Services: 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, First Lutheran Church, New Rockford. Prayer service: 7 p.m. Monday, Emmanuel Church, New Rockford. Visitation: 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday and 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday, Evans Funeral Home, New Rockford. Burial: Prairie Home Cemetery, New Rockford.
Johanna "Jennie" Ripplinger, 99, New Rockford, N.D., died Thursday, March 3, 2011, at Lutheran Home of the Good Shepherd, New Rockford. Services: 2 p.m. Friday, St. John's Catholic Church, New Rockford. Prayer service: 7 p.m. Thursday, Evans Funeral Home, New Rockford. Visitation: 1 to 5 p.m. Wednesday and 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home. Burial: St. John's Cemetery, New Rockford, in the spring.
Herbert Bauch, 90, Fargo, Feb. 28. Jean Eider, 78, Fargo, Feb. 28. Alvina Herseth, 90, Drayton, Feb. 26. Ruth Hoverson, 99, Grand Forks, Feb. 28. Katherine Lewis, 94, West Fargo, Feb. 27. Jon Sparrow, 85, McClusky, Feb. 27.
Charles F. "Chuck" Schultz, 80, Clear Lake, Minn., died Wednesday, March 2, 2011, in Friendswood, Texas. Mr. Schultz was born April 17, 1930, in Wabasso, Minn., the son of Fred and Violet Schultz. He grew up on the family ranch outside of Jamestown. After graduating from high school, he moved to Alaska to work as a miner. He returned to Jamestown where he entered the U.S. Navy to serve in the Korean War. He was stationed in California and Hawaii. He served aboard the submarine U.S.S. Volador. He was honorably discharged.
Evelyn Boschee, 86, Devils Lake, N.D., died Tuesday, March 1, 2011, at Mercy Hospital, Devils Lake. Evelyn Fiebiger was born March 18, 1924, on the Herbert Chamberlain farm near Cooperstown, N.D., the daughter of Adolph Sr. and Mary Anne (Heinz) Fiebiger. She attended country school near Cooperstown. She married William Boschee on Oct. 18, 1945, at Cooperstown. They farmed at Revere, N.D., Binford, N.D., Cooperstown and McHenry, N.D. and retired in Devils Lake. He died Dec. 12, 1994.
Dallas Wayne Thundershield Jr., infant son of Priscilla Bear and Dallas Thundershield Sr., St. Michael, N.D., was born and died Tuesday, March 1, 2011, at Mercy Hospital, Devils Lake, N.D. Services: 10 a.m. March 12, St. Michael Catholic Church, St. Michael. Prayer service: 5 p.m. today, St. Michael Tech Center, St. Michael. Arrangements by Evans Funeral Home, New Rockford. Burial: St. Michael Cemetery, St. Michael.
Avis Anderson, 70, Leeds, Feb. 26. George Balsdon, 79, Osnabrock, Feb. 27. Jean Eider, 78, Fargo, Feb. 28. Angela Hoffart, 90, Fargo, Feb. 27. Dorothy Howe, 84, Bismarck, Feb. 26. Sharon Kingsley, 66, West Fargo, Feb. 28. James Kraus, 70, Wahpeton, Feb. 26. Mary Lambert, 64, Fargo, Feb. 27. Alvina Lang, 96, Devils Lake, Feb. 28. Katherine Lewis, 94, West Fargo, Feb. 27. Teresa Numedahl, 55, Grand Forks, Feb. 25. Myrtle Nygaard, 93, Devils Lake, Feb. 28. LaVonne Olsgaard, 81, West Fargo, Feb. 27. James Olson, 74, Northwood, Feb. 26. LeRoy Ottmar, 57, Devils Lake, Feb.