Joan Keyes, 71, James-town, died Saturday, June 5, 2010, at Jamestown Hospital, Jamestown. Joan C. Duven was born July 23, 1938, in Jamestown, the daughter of Elmer and Mildred (Holand) Duven. She was baptized on Oct. 9, 1938, at Evangelical United Brethren Church, Marion, N.D. She attended and graduated from Marion High School, Marion, in 1956. She married Dick Keyes on June 27, 1957. They lived in Jamestown. She worked for Sears & Roebuck, North Dakota State Hospital and Otter Tail Power Co., until she retired. They managed the Lakeside Marina & Campground, Jamestown, for many years.
Delores Barth, 80, Breckenridge, Minn., formerly of Doran, Minn., died Sunday, June 6, 2010, at St. Francis Nursing Home, Breckenridge. Delores Olthoff was born May 19, 1930, the daughter of Christian and Pauline (DeFries) Olthoff, Doran. She grew up and attended grade school in Doran. She graduated in 1948 from Breckenridge High School, Breckenridge. She married Marion Barth on Dec. 15, 1949, in Doran. They lived in Doran. She worked at St. Catherine's Living Center and North Dakota State College of Science, Wapheton, N.D. He died Nov. 17, 2001.
Arlys Bates, 78, Bowman, June 3. Alvin Brown, 34, Devils Lake, June 2. Alpha Buhr, 101, Valley City, June 3. Jeffery Clark, 69, Bend, May 29. Elizabeth Craig, 51, West Fargo, June 3. Elwood Enge, 87, Milnor, June 4. Darlene Feather, 51, Fort Totten, June 2. Harley Frantsen, 72, Hazen, May 31. Stella Greig, 103, Beulah, June 3. Stephanie Gullickson, 48, Mandan, June 3. Betty Hager, 88, Williston, June 2. Dennis Hanks, 50, Dickinson, May 29. Katherine Jaeger, 92, Bismarck, June 2.
The funeral for Amy Holen, of Grand Rapids, ND will be held on Thursday, June 10, 2010 at 11:00 at Zion Lutheran Church, Grand Rapids, ND, with Reverend Susan Christian officiating. Visitation will be Wednesday from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. with a prayer service starting at 7:00 p.m. at Dahlstrom Funeral Home, LaMoure, ND. Burial will be at the Grand Rapids Cemetery, Grand Rapids, ND. Amy Genevieve Gilbertson was born on July 8, 1920 to Gustav and Annie (Olson) Gilbertson in Black Loam Township, LaMoure County, North Dakota. Amy attended a rural one room school. She was united in marriage to Roy E.
Opal Lawrence, 89, Jamestown, died Sunday, June 6, 2010, at Ave Maria Village, Jamestown. Arrangements pending with Eddy Funeral Home, Jamestown.
Todd Allen Klipfel, 48, Edgeley, N.D., formerly of Bismarck, N.D., died Saturday, June 5, 2010, at Ave Maria Village, Jamestown. Mr. Klipfel was born Dec. 24, 1961, at LaMoure, N.D., the son of Dale and Arlene (Hartman) Klipfel. He grew up in Edgeley and graduated from Edgeley High School in 1980. He worked for Anderson Brothers, Edgeley, and then for Coca-Cola in Jamestown and Bismarck for 25 years until retiring in 2006. He was a member of Bethel Lutheran Church, Bismarck.
Harold Bernard Tweit, 86, Aneta, N.D., formerly of Valley City and Walum, N.D., died Saturday, June 5, 2010, at Aneta Parkview Health Center, Aneta. Mr. Tweit was born Jan. 20, 1924, on the family farm near Walum, the son of Andrew and Helena (Legreid) Tweit. He was baptized and confirmed at Eidfjord Lutheran Church, rural Walum. He started school in Oberon, N.D., and in the third grade transferred to Dover School, near Walum, where he graduated from high school in 1942. He entered the U.S. Navy on July 3, 1942. He was honorably discharged on Dec. 10, 1945, as a seaman first class.
Maurita J. Swenson, wife of Dr. John A. Swenson, passed away Thursday, May 27, 2010 in Valley Eldercare Center in Grand Forks, ND. Maurita Jane Vite, the daughter of Louis and Violet Vite, was born in Frederick, OK on January 30, 1933. She grew up in Frederick and graduated from Frederick High School. Maurita married and from that marriage a daughter was born, Cynthia. Later, she divorced and married Curtis Westfall, Cindy taking the name of her new father. The family moved to Coldwell, ID, where Mr. Westfall was employed with The College of Idaho.
Amy Holen, 89, Grand Rapids, N.D., died Saturday, June 5, 2010, at Mercy Hospital, Valley City, N.D. Services: 11 a.m. Thursday, Zion Lutheran Church, Grand Rapids. Prayer service: 7 p.m. Wednesday, Dahlstrom Funeral Home, LaMoure, N.D.
Joan Keyes, 71, Jamestown, died Saturday, June 5, 2010, at Jamestown Hospital, Jamestown. Arrangements pending with Eddy Funeral Home, Jamestown.