Isabelle Maria Eileen Shirley Grube, infant daughter of Drs. Thomas and Audrey Grube, Bismarck, N.D., was born and died on Thursday, Oct. 28, 2010, in Bismarck. She was baptized and confirmed into the Catholic Church. She is survived by her parents and grandparents, David and Eileen Fields, James-town, and James L. Grube, Huron, S.D. She was preceded in death by her grandmother, Shirley Grube. Services: private family Mass to be held at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Mandan, N.D. Visitation: 1 to 4 p.m. Tuesday, Weigel Funeral Home, Mandan. Burial: St.
Edna Buck, 87, Fargo, N.D., formerly of Jamestown, died Saturday morning, Oct. 30, 2010, at her home. Services: 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Haut Funeral Home, Jamestown, with Pastor Bryce Tahran officiating. Visitation: 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesday and 1 hour before the service at the funeral home. Burial: Sunset Memorial Gardens, Jamestown. Online guestbook: www.hautfuneralhome.com
Barbara Brendel, 91, Napoleon, N.D., died Saturday, Oct. 30, 2010, at St. Vincent's Care Center, Bismarck, N.D. Services: 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, at St. Philip Neri Catholic Church, Napoleon. Further arrangements pending with Dahlstrom Funeral Home, Napoleon.
Floyd "Jerry" Fogderud, 60, Jamestown, died Friday, Oct. 19, 2010, in Rockford, Ill. Mr. Fogderud was born on March 31, 1950, in Sonora, Calif., the son of Floyd and Evelyn Fogderud. He graduated from the Job Corps with a cooking degree. He worked for many restaurants in North Dakota and Illinois. He is survived by two sisters, Betty (Butch) Stinnett, Jamestown, and Charlene (Les) Grenfell, Sonora; a brother, Arnold (Bev) Overholtzer, Sonora; and a special friend, John Williams, Rockford. He was preceded in death by his parents. Memorial service: planned at a later date.
Gertrude Atkinson, 91, Jamestown, formerly Fergus Falls, Minn., died Wednesday, Oct. 27, 2010, at Jamestown Hospital. Gertrude Emma Yeo was born Sept. 1, 1919, in Bordulac, N.D., the daughter of George and Lyda (Butts) Yeo. She graduated from high school in Cathay, N.D., and attended Beauty School, Fargo, N.D. She married Shirley E. Atkinson on May 18, 1941, in Barrett, Minn. They lived in Colorado Springs, Colo. They moved to Valley City, N.D., and later to Miles City, Mont., where they worked in the family rendering business. They moved to Fergus Falls in 1953. He died in 1982.
Betty Lou Alberts, 78, Grand Forks, Oct. 22. Mary Blomgren, 89, Bismarck, Oct. 12. Signe Bourcy, 94, Moorhead, Minn., Oct. 27. Evelynn Brazell, infant, Bismarck, Oct. 23. Sanford Brekke, 87, Cooperstown, Oct. 26. Shirley Doherty, 84, Langdon, Oct. 26. Terrance Fischer Jr., 19, Mandan, Oct. 25. Edwin Geiszler, 94, Moorhead, Minn., Oct. 27. Orville Gullickson, 92, Taylor, Oct. 25. 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.
Erick Verner Thomas Erickson, 90, New Rockford, N.D., died Tuesday, Oct. 26, 2010, at Lutheran Home of the Good Shepherd, New Rockford. Mr. Erickson was born on July 27, 1920, on the family farm in Antelope Valley, N.D., the son of Helga Thomas and Erick H. Erickson. He attended the West Antelope Valley Grade School and the Benson County Agricultural and Training School, Maddock, N.D. He married Dallas Jeanette Nelson on Dec. 21, 1946, in Fargo, N.D. They lived on the home farm eight miles north of Bremen, N.D. They moved to Wahpeton, N.D. He attended classes at the State School of Science.
Mary Johnson, 95, Napoleon, N.D., died Friday, Oct. 29, 2010, at the Napoleon Care Center, Napoleon. Services: 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Napoleon United Methodist Church, Napoleon. Prayer service: 7 p.m. Monday, Dahlstrom Funeral Home, Napoleon. Visitation: 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday and 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday at the funeral home. Online guestbook: www. dahlstromfuneralservice. com
Dale S. Blonigen, 52, Carrington, N.D., died Friday, Oct. 29, 2010, at his home. Arrangements pending with Evans Funeral Home, Carrington.
Blanche Mandt, 99, Fargo, N.D., died Wednesday, Oct. 27, 2010, at the Villa Maria Nursing Home, Fargo. Blanche Juliet Grotte was born Sept. 27, 1911, in Sharon, N.D., the daughter of Rasmus and Olga (Engen) Grotte. She grew up near Sharon, N.D., and graduated from Northwood (N.D.) High School in 1929. She attended Mayville (N.D.) State College where she graduated with a teaching degree. She married Hartwick Peter Mandt on May 29, 1941, in Grand Forks, N.D. She taught in the Northwood, New Rockford, Jamestown and Hatton (all N.D.) school districts. She was a lifelong teacher.