Eddie Wesley Weippert, 88, Carrington, N.D., formerly of Sykeston, N.D., died Sunday, March 28, 2010, at his home after a battle with cancer. Mr. Weippert was born Nov. 22, 1921, on the family farm near Chaseley, N.D., the son of Jacob and Amelia (Brown) Weippert. He grew up and attended school at Chaseley and farmed with his father. He married Ethel Marie Becker on June 15, 1949, at St. Elizabeth's Church, Sykeston. They farmed and milked cows near Sykeston for 39 years. In 1954, he was chosen as a diversified farmer in Wells County, North Dakota. In 1988, they moved to Carrington.
Dennis Keith Kuska, age 53 of Moorhead, MN and formerly of Dickey, ND died Wednesday, March 24th at Moorhead, MN while under hospice care. Funeral services will be conducted at 11 AM Wednesday, March 31, 2010 at Trinity Lutheran Church in Adrian, ND with Rev. Thomas Puffe officiating. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 PM Tuesday at the church with a prayer service beginning at 7 PM. Visitation will continue one hour prior to services on Wednesday.
Fern Aipperspach, 93, Jamestown, died Saturday, March 27, 2010, at Ave Maria Village, Jamestown. Fern Isabelle Peterson was born Feb. 28, 1917, at Jamestown, the daughter of Peter A. and Isabelle (Swann) Peterson. She was raised and attended school in Jamestown. She married James Schmitt in the 1940s. They lived in Jamestown. She worked for Biss Cleaners, Jamestown; at the North Dakota State Hospital, Jamestown, as an activities therapist aid; and as an Avon lady. She married Daniel Aipperspach in 1955 at Aberdeen, S.D. She retired in 1974.
James Henry Gall, 60, Fargo, N.D., formerly of Wishek, N.D., died Thursday, March 25, 2010, at Bethany Homes, Fargo. Mr. Gall was born Sept. 20, 1949, at Bismarck, N.D., the son of Henry and Hertha (Ketterling) Gall. He graduated from Wishek High School, Wishek, in 1967 and then earned a bachelor's degree in music from North Dakota State University, Fargo. He taught at several schools in Minnesota. He then moved to California where he earned his master's degree in music. He moved to Tucson, Ariz., where he attended college working toward a doctorate in music.
Eddie Weippert, 88, Carrington, N.D., formerly of Sykeston, N.D., died Sunday, March 28, 2010, at his home. Arrangements pending with Evans Funeral Home, Carrington.
CLEVELAND (AP) -- Geoff Sindelar, a former Cleveland sports radio personality, died Thursday. He was 62. Former employer WKNR-AM reports that Sindelar, of Avon Lake, died of a stroke. His death was confirmed Friday by the Corrigan Craciun Funeral Home, which is handling private services. Sindelar was known as "The Professor" for his knowledge of sports statistics. He had his own show on WKNR, where he worked for seven years. WTAM-AM reports that he also aired on WTAM's predecessor, WWWE. He also took over his father's G.F.
Stephanie "Cha" Koble, 31, Jamestown, died Wednesday, March 24, 2010, at MeritCare Hospital, Fargo, N.D., due to medical complications. Stephanie L. Koble was born Nov. 18, 1978, in Jamestown, the daughter of Toni Krawczyk and Roger Koble. She attended school in James-town and received her GED diploma. She worked at Taco Bell and M & H in Jamestown and later at a nursing home in Oakes, N.D., where she received their CNA of the Year award. Most recently she was a child care provider in her home. She enjoyed singing karaoke and playing pool.
Richard Anderson, 72, East Grand Forks, March 23. Frank Barr, 97, Williston, March 22. Harry Bucholz, Fargo, March 24. Katherine Culver, 87, Bismarck, March 24. Carl Ewald, 94, Rifle, Colo., formerly Hebron, March 20. Nancy Frias, 65, Leeds, March 19. Eugene Fleck, 80, Minot, March 20. Sheryl Ginsbach, 55, Hankinson, March 22. Avonne Goodman, 82, Grand Forks, March 22. Terri Greywind, 29, Moorhead, March 23. Michelle Johnson, 38, Underwood, March 24. Agnes Kirsch, 80, Pima, Ariz., formerly Mott, March 23. Gene Kurtz, Carrington, March 24.
Marion Bartle, 96, LaMoure, N.D., died Sunday, March 21, 2010, at St. Rose Care Center, LaMoure. Marion Sophia Conrad was born Feb. 3, 1914, at Marion, N.D., the daughter of Henry and Lydia (Spoerl) Conrad. She grew up and attended school in Marion. She graduated valedictorian from Marion High School. She worked at the Armour Meat Packing plant, West Fargo, N.D. She married LeRoy Bartle on Nov. 10, 1946, in Iowa. They farmed near Dickey, N.D., until 1964. They then moved to a farm near LaMoure. They retired and moved into Dickey in 1969.
Eugene Fleck, 80, Minot, March 20. Dorothy Grothe, 98, Fargo, March 23. Kevin Kadrmas, 50, Dickinson, March 22. Natalie Pfennig, 95, Bismarck, March 22. Arthur Reinhardt, 91, Zap, March 22. Rita Remillong, 40, Beach, March 23. Marles Sagstuen, 86, Grand Forks, March 22. Karen Sandoval, 67, Hebron, March 21. Mary Wagner, 78, Bismarck, March 22. Albert Walen, 78, Fargo, March 19. Duncan Warren, 88, Mandan, March 19. Edwin Wilde, 86, Grand Forks, March 16.