Mabel Anderson, 94, Mayville, formerly Finley, Oct. 29 Arleen Anderson, 77, Bismarck and Mandan, Oct. 29 Lawrence Blumhagen, 83, Bismarck, Oct. 27 Patrick Brooks, 26, Moorhead, Minn., Oct. 30 Randy Buth, 57, Fargo, Oct. 28 Marian Flohr, 91, Tolna, Oct. 29 Abe Haykel, 92, Bismarck, Oct. 27 Harold Helten, 84, Devils Lake, formerly, Calio, Oct. 27 Mary Johnson, 95, Napoleon, Oct. 29 Arlene Knutson, 72, Tuttle, Oct. 27 Roman Lenz, 87, Barney, Oct. 29 Earl Mittag, 83, Wahpeton, Oct. 28 Ronald Mossefin, 74, East Grand Forks, Oct.
Edna Buck, 87, Fargo, N.D., died Saturday, Oct. 30, 2010, at her home. Edna Weisz was born Jan. 7, 1923, north of Lehr, N.D., the daughter of John and Marie (Iszler) Weisz. She attended the local rural school and Streeter (N.D.) High School. She lived in the Streeter area for many years. She married Reinhold Buck on March 24, 1940. They lived on a farm six and a half miles south of Streeter. They retired from farming in the early 1980s and continued to live on the farm. He died in 2001. She moved to Park Avenue Apartments, Fargo, where she lived until the time of her death.
Robert Walter Kramer, 89, Seattle, Wash., died Oct. 19, 2010, in Seattle. Mr. Kramer was born Aug. 24, 1921, on the family farmstead east of Dickey, N.D., the son of Curt and Emma Kramer. He graduated in 1939 from Dickey High School and attended various colleges in North Dakota. He moved to Seattle in 1941. He worked for Boeing and in the shipyards as a welder from 1941 to 1944. In 1945, he enlisted in the U.S. Army and served in Korea. He was discharged in 1947. He graduated in 1950 from the University of Washington, with a degree in geography. He married Ruth Crowley in 1951.
Erwin Henne, 90, Jamestown, died Monday, Nov. 1, 2010, at Eventide at Hi-Acres Manor Nursing Center, Jamestown. Services: 2 p.m. Friday, St. Paul's United Methodist Church, Jamestown, with the Rev. David Bambas officiating. Prayer service: 7 p.m. Wednesday, Haut Funeral Homes, Jamestown. Visitation: 1 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home. Burial: Highland Home Cemetery, Jamestown. Online guestbook: www.hautfuneralhome . com
Leona Thorman, 86, Oliva, Minn., formerly Jamestown, died Sunday, Oct. 31, 2010, at Golden Living Center, Olivia. Services: 10:30 a.m. Friday, Seventh-day Adventist Church, Jamestown. Prayer service: 7:45 p.m. Thursday, Eddy Funeral Home, Jamestown. Visitation: 3 to 7:45 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home. Burial: Highland Home Cemetery, Jamestown.
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Mary Johnson, 95, Napoleon, N.D., died Friday, Oct. 29, 2010, at Napoleon Care Center, Napoleon. Mary Dorr was born Sept. 5, 1915, at the family farm southwest of Gackle, N.D., the daughter of Carl and Lydia (Tchmerschnook) Dorr. She grew up, attended country school and later went to work for various families. She married Lawrence Johnson Feb. 14, 1941, on her family's farm. They farmed and ranched 8 miles northeast of Napoleon in Glendale Township. He died in 1976. She remained on the farm until 1994 when she moved into Napoleon. She entered Napoleon Care Center in 2006.
Bernice Heinle, 78, Mott, Oct. 26. Harold Helten, 84, Devils Lake, Oct. 27. Anton Jensen, 66, White Shield, Oct. 25. Angela Johnson, 36, Grand Forks, Oct. 24. Margaret Kopp, 88, Richardton, Oct. 23. Rita Lorenz, 63, Fargo, Oct. 20. Blanche Mandt, 99, Fargo, Oct. 27. Timothy Meyers, 55, Fargo, Oct. 26. Sigmund Oland, 82, Dilworth, Minn., Oct. 26. Francis Wieser, 55, Fargo, Oct. 26.
Dale Blonigen passed away on Friday, October 29, 2010 at the age of 52 years, at his home in Carrington, ND. Dale Stephen Blonigen was born March 11, 1958 in Minot, ND, to Clarence & Evangeline "Angie" (Volk) Blonigen. Dale grew up and attended grade school in Harvey, ND. His family later moved to Fordville, ND, where he attended middle school & high school. His senior year, the family moved back to Harvey, and he graduated from Harvey High School in 1976.
LaVona Mae "Toots" and "Lovie" Benson, 46, James-town, died Friday, Oct, 29, 2010, at Jamestown Hospital, Jamestown. LaVona Kirkeby was born Oct. 27, 1964, in Devils Lake, N.D., the daughter of Wayne and Audrey (McKay) Kirkeby. She was raised by her foster parents, Edroy and Solveig Boe. She attended schools in Jamestown and Edmore, N.D. She attended Lake Region Technical College Devils Lake. She worked for Sioux Manufacturing, Inc., Devils Lake, for 17 years. She married Carl Richard Benson Jr. on March 19, 2004, in Devils Lake. She enjoyed watching pro wrestling.