Lawrence Johannes Cornelius Odland, 94, Minot, N.D., died Wednesday, Sept. 01, 2010, at Trinity Hospital, Minot. Mr. Odland was born Dec. 15, 1915, on a farm near Simcoe, N.D., the son of John and Lucy (Thompson) Odland. He grew up on the family farm in Hendrickson Township. He served in the U.S. Army Air Force in California during World War II. He married Alice Nelson on June 24, 1942, in California. They lived in Minot. He worked at Westlie Motors, Westland Oil Company, in civil service with the U.S. Air Force, Minot Air Base and at First Lutheran Church before retiring in 1985.
Maynard Lyle Johannes, 84, Fergus Falls, Minn., formerly of Jamestown and Hawley, Minn., died Wednesday, Sept. 2, 2010, at Park Gardens Assisted Living, Fergus Falls. Mr. Johannes was born Oct. 10, 1925, in Underwood, N.D., the son of Milton and Mary (Snyder) Johannes. He grew up and graduated from high school in Underwood. Upon graduation, he farmed with his father. He married Joyce Leidholm on Sept. 15, 1946, at Birka Lutheran Church, Washburn, N.D. They lived in the Underwood area for 15 years where he farmed and did carpentry work.
Anna Albrecht, 94, Sheyenne, N.D., died Thursday, Sept. 2, 2010, at Lutheran Home of the Good Shepherd, New Rockford, N.D. Arrangements pending with Evans Funeral Home, New Rockford.
Emily Ova, 80, Jamestown, died Friday, Sept. 3, 2010, at Ave Maria Village Nursing Home, Jamestown. Arrangements pending with Eddy Funeral Home, Jamestown.
Madeline Benshoof, 94, Leeds, Sept. 1. Marilyn Clawson, 62, Williston, Aug. 26. Ronald Gerstner, 77, Grand Forks, Aug. 29. Pauline Gietzen, 91, Bismarck, Aug. 30. Lee Goldade, 72, Harvey, Aug. 31. Werner Horter, 86, Grafton, Aug. 30. Janice Kraemer, 70, Lidgerwood, Aug. 31. Lois Kuklok, 76, Argusville, Aug. 31. LeRoy Kurtyka, 79, Grand Forks, Aug. 29. Luella LeClerc, 73, Grand Forks, Aug. 26. Allen Lee, 76, Grand Forks, Aug. 30. Alice McFarland, 92, Moorhead, Aug. 29.
Caroline Herman, 96, Jamestown, died Thursday, Sept. 2, 2010, at Eventide at Hi-Acres Manor Nursing Center, Jamestown. Caroline Walz was born Nov. 25, 1913, at Pettibone, N.D., the daughter of Christian and Christina (Morlock) Walz. She was baptized on March 22, 1914, at Petersville Lutheran Church, Petersville, N.D. She attended school at Petersville Township School near Pettibone. She married Albert Herman on June 28, 1934. They farmed near Pettibone until 1973 when they retired and moved to Jamestown. He died Sept. 14, 1983.
Donald Omdahl, 82, of Fordville, ND, passed away on Tuesday, August 31 at the Good Samaritan Center in Park River, ND. Donald Stewart Omdahl was born March 11, 1928 at Conway, ND, the son of Lars and Hannah (Nelson) Omdahl. He was raised and grew to manhood at Conway where he also received his public education. Don served in the United States Army during World War II. After receiving his military discharge he returned to the Fordville-Conway area where he was employed by the Soo Line Railroad doing numerous jobs.
Roy Bell, 71, Bismarck, Aug. 28. Irene Benson, 95, Fargo, formerly Larimore and Dahlen, Aug. 28.
Caroline Karn, 100, Jamestown, died Sunday, Aug. 29, 2010 at Ave Maria Village, Jamestown. Caroline Clara Mack was born July 24, 1910, at rural Pettibone, N.D., the daughter of George and Clara (Bartel) Mack. She grew up on the family farm and attended the rural school. She married Orville Karn on Aug. 10, 1943, at St. Elizabeth's Catholic Church, Sykeston, N.D. They farmed in several places in North Dakota and lived in Michigan for a short time. They lived in Kensal, N.D. They retired in 1968 and moved to Jamestown. He died in 1993. She entered Ave Maria Village in 2004.
Hans Brandau, 89, James-town, died Tuesday, Aug. 31, 2010, at Eventide at Hi-Acres Manor Nursing Center, Jamestown. Mr. Brandau was born Oct. 29, 1920, in Lensahn, Germany, the son of Michael and Emma Brandau. He lived in Kellenhusen, Germany. He served in the German Army during World War II, was taken prisoner in Russia and was transported to the United States. After the war, he remained in the United States and became a U.S. citizen in 1967. He lived in Great Falls, Mont., where he worked as a barber. He retired in 1964.