Doreen Eversole, 54, Jamestown, died Saturday, July 17, 2010, at her home. Arrangements pending with Lisko Funeral Chapel, Jamestown.
Donna Taxis Butler, 72, Mandan, N.D., formerly of Jamestown, died Tuesday, July 13, 2010, at St. Alexius Medical Center, Bismarck, N.D. Donna Klein was born Jan. 29, 1938, in Strasburg, N.D., the daughter of Eugene Michael and Margaret (Baumgartner) Klein. The family moved to Mandan. When she was a junior in high school, the family moved to Linton, N.D., where she graduated from Linton High School in 1955. She married Willis Taxis on Jan. 3, 1957. They lived in Jamestown before moving to Fargo, N.D., where she was employed by Dakota Bank for many years.
Loranne Bauer, 53, Velva, July 12. Darin Billing, 43, Bismarck, July 12. Marie Clifford, 105, Grafton, July 12. Thomas Corbin, 66, Bismarck, July 12. Joyce Els, 67, Hazen, July 11. David Finneseth, 71, Fargo, July 13. Kathleen Fry, 67, Bismarck, July 11.
Wilbert W. Mayer, 85, Jamestown, died Wednesday, July 14, 2010, at Hi-Acres Manor Nursing Center, Jamestown. Mr. Mayer was born Nov. 26, 1924, on the family farm northwest of Streeter, N.D., the son of Emil O. and Elizabeth (Moser) Mayer. He grew up and received his elementary education at the local rural school and worked on the family farm. He married Erma Fercho on June 17, 1948, north of Lehr, N.D. They made their home in the Streeter-Lehr area where he farmed. In 1963, they moved north of Medina, N.D., later moving south of Medina in 1965.
Maurita Swenson, 77, Grand Forks, N.D., formerly of Jamestown, died Thursday, May 27, 2010, at Valley Eldercare Center, Grand Forks. Private memorial service: held July 9. Memorials: Cindy Flannery Memorial Scholarship Fund, in care of The Northwest Dietetic Association, 1711 21st Ave. S., Grand Forks, ND 58201.
Rev. Irvin Hultin, 91, Minot, N.D., formerly of Jamestown, died Thursday, July 15, 2010, in a Minot nursing home. Arrangements pending with Thomas Family Funeral Home, Minot.
Leo Biesterfeld, 88, Cozad, Neb., formerly Washburn, July 11. Dolores Bruggeman, 81, Moorhead, July 12. Mary Cantrell, 67, Walker, Minn., formerly Glen Ullin and Bismarck, July 11.
Norm Neumann, 84, most recently of West Fargo, ND, died in his sleep on Thursday, July 15, 2010, as a result of the progression of his Alzheimer's disease. He spent his entire career as a minister in North Dakota for the former Evangelical United Brethren Church, now the United Methodist Church. Visitation will be on Tuesday evening, July 20, 2010 from 5:00 - 7:00 pm at Hanson-Runsvold Funeral Home, 215 South 7th St. in Fargo. The funeral service will be held on Wednesday morning, July 21, 2010 at 10:00 am at First United Methodist Church, located at 906 1st Ave.
Olive Hurley, 94, LaMoure, N.D., formerly Litchville, N.D. and Valley City, N.D., died Wednesday, July 14, 2010, at St. Rose Care Center, LaMoure, N.D. She is survived by four sons, James (Patricia), Everett, Wash., Lloyd (Darlene), Bemidji, Minn., David Raphael, Bismarck, N.D., and Patrick (Glenda), Litchville; and four daughters, Margaret (Charles) Altstatt, Siren, Wis., Loretta (James) Bierdeman, Bismarck, Carol (Richard) Schmidt, Belle Glade, Fla., and Helen (Joseph) Schaefer, St. Thomas, N.D. Services: 11 a.m. Monday, Holy Rosary Catholic Church, LaMoure, with the Rev.
Wilbert W. Mayer, 85, Jamestown, died Wednesday, July 14, 2010, at Hi-Acres Manor Nursing Center, Jamestown. Services: 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, First Assembly of God Church, Jamestown, with the Rev. Darrell Losing officiating. Arrangements by Haut Funeral Home, Jamestown. Prayer service: 7 p.m. Monday, Haut Funeral Chapel, Jamestown. Visitation: 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday at the funeral home. Burial: Sunset Memorial Gardens, Jamestown. Online guestbook: www. hautfuneralhome.com