Betty Scheen, 74, Carrington, N.D., died Saturday, April 2, 2011, at Lutheran Home of the Good Shepherd, New Rockford, N.D. Betty Mae Pister was born May 16, 1936, in New Rockford, the daughter of Peter and Hilda (Kaul) Pister. She grew up in New Rockford and graduated from New Rockford High School. She taught school in the New Rockford area. She married Laverne Scheen on Aug. 23, 1954, in Carrington, N.D. They lived in Tioga, N.D., and Stanley, N.D. They moved to California in 1959 where she worked in a cannery.
Colleen "Nina" Sudor, 80, Rochester, Minn., formerly Jamestown, died Tuesday, March 29, 2011, at Seasons Hospice, Rochester, from respiratory illness. Nina Klundt was born Nov. 28, 1930, in James-town, and graduated from Jamestown High School, Jamestown. She moved to St. Paul, Minn., to work for St. Paul Companies and American Hoist and Derrick. She married Donald Sudor on March 31, 1951, in Minneapolis, Minn. They moved to Rochester in 1956. She was co-owner of The Wise Owl Shop for 10 years.
Harold Wanner, 75, Bismarck, formerly of Medina, died April 1, 2011, at Medcenter One Hospital. Services will be held at 1:00 pm Friday, April 8, at English Lutheran Church, Medina, with Rev. Zachary Bey officiating. Burial will be in Medina Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm Thursday, April 7, at Eastgate Funeral Service, Bismarck. Visitation will continue one hour prior to the service at the church. Harold was born May 22, 1935, south of Steele, ND, the son of Christian and Barbara (Sprenger) Wanner. He was raised and educated in Medina.
Amelia Mrozek, 88, Jamestown, died Saturday, April 2, 2011, at Eventide at Hi-Acres, Jamestown. Amelia Viola Trautman was born June 20, 1922, at Cleveland, N.D., the daughter of William and Katherine (Layer) Trautman. She lived on the family farm until 1936 and received her education in Valley Springs Township, near Cleveland. She moved to Jamestown where she worked for Rusch's Cafe and the Palace Cafe. She moved to Tampa, Fla., in 1945, where she worked in the officer's club at MacDill Field. She married Ralph Mrozek on Sept. 12, 1945, in Jamestown.
George Harry Bultema, 89, of Valley City, ND formerly of Wimbledon, ND passed away on Sunday, April 3, 2011 at Mercy Hospital in Valley City. George was born Nov. 7, 1921 on the family farm in Griggs, Co the eldest son of H.R. and Ann (Rose) Bultema. He grew to manhood on farms in the Wimbledon/Courtenay areas with his parents and two younger brothers. George was united in marriage to Lorraine Williams on April 1, 1947, rural Wimbledon. The couple lived, farmed, and were parents of nine children on a farm north of Wimbledon in Dover Township, Griggs County.
Charity Benson, 80, Twin Buttes, March 29. Emil Bockwoldt, 92, LaMoure, April 1. Mildred Burian, 88, formerly Belfield, March 30. Adelaine Chumich, 94, formerly Grand Forks, March 28. Theresa Hiltner, 80, Langdon, March 29. Lila Infeld, 85, Grand Forks, March 30. Wayne Johnson, 72, Lakota, April 2. Leonard Karlson, 89, Washburn, March 31. Reinold Kuntz, 86, Dickinson, March 30. Marie Lutgen, 75, Fargo, March 31. Irene McCloskey, 85, Moorhead, Minn., March 31. Monroe Raugust, 85, Harvey, April 1. Johanna Schrank, 86, Grafton, April 1. Edgar Tabor, 76, Valley City, March 29. Mary A
Mayo Michael Lies, 73, New Rockford, N.D., died Sunday, April 3, 2011, at Lutheran Home of the Good Shepherd, New Rockford. Mr. Lies was born Aug. 17, 1937, in New Rockford, the son of Hubert and Mary (Seiler) Lies. He grew up in New Rockford and graduated in 1955 from St. James Academy, James-town. He served in the U.S. Navy from 1956 to 1960. He married Carol Jensen on May 1, 1963. They lived in New Rockford. They later divorced. He worked for Schafer Machine and Pfau Brothers Auto Body, both New Rockford, and in 1969, opened Mayo's Standard.
Garth Madcke, 76, Pelican Rapids, Minn., formerly Jamestown, died Sunday, April 3, 2011, at North Dakota Veterans Hospital, Fargo, N.D. Memorial service: to be held at a later date. Arrangements by Eddy Funeral Home, Jamestown.
Otto Dewald, 89, Streeter, ND joined his son Russell in life everlasting on Friday afternoon April 1, 2011 at his farm home NW of Streeter, North Dakota. Otto Dewald was born December 12, 1921 on the family farm NW of Streeter, ND, the son of Peter Dewald and Albina (Dorr) Dewald. As a youth Otto contracted out to farmers to help support his family during the depression. He received his elementary education in the local rural school and grew to manhood in the vicinity where he helped on the family farm.
Allan Pederson, 74, Fargo, formerly Northwood, March 26. Wallace Schmidt, 84, Mandan, March 28. Clarice Toso, 82, Devils Lake, March 26.