Lorretta Delores Batsch, 82, Strasburg, N.D., formerly of Jamestown, died Wednesday, July 1, 2009, at Strasburg Care Center, Strasburg. Services: 10:30 a.m. Monday, First Congregational United Church of Christ, Jamestown, with the Rev. Susan Lester officiating. Prayer service: 7 p.m. Sunday, Haut Funeral Homes, Jamestown. Burial: Sunset Memorial Gardens, Jamestown. Online guestbook: www. hautfuneralhome.com
Lyle Becherl, 59, Cooperstown, June 26. Arthur Benjamin, 98, Center, June 26. Leonard Beylund, 86, Bowman, June 26. Mary Bock, 87, Fargo, June 26. Delia Bolstad, 93, Colfax, June 27. Cornelius Clarys, 87, Dickinson, June 25. Elwood Dalbec, 90, Bottineau, June 24. Nellie Dablow, 81, New Rockford, June 26. Shelly Dreamer, 45, Bismarck, June 20. Joseph Dutchuk, 65, Bismarck, June 26. Dorothy Dyste, 86, Forman, June 27. Mary Ensrude, 83, Pekin, June 23. Hazel Fir, 98, Wahpeton, June 26. Bertha Gallagher, 73, Richardton, June 25. Paulette Goff, 61, Crosby, June 25. David Halvorson
ESTHER S. YOUNG, of Jamestown, ND, died Tuesday, June 30, at Ave Maria Village. A celebration of her life will be held Tuesday, July 7, 2009, noon, at United Presbyterian Church. Arrangements are with Eddy Funeral Home in Jamestown.
Kim Anderson, 49, Wahpeton, June 25. Roger Anderson, 76, Minot, formerly Flaxton, June 24. Steve Anderson, 49, Wahpeton, June 25.
Nellie Dablow, 81, New Rockford, N.D., died Friday, June 26, 2009, at Lutheran Home of the Good Shepherd, New Rockford. Nellie Alice Hulst was born Feb. 28, 1928, in Inkster, N.D., the daughter of Ralph and Ida (Mulder) Hulst. In 1933 they moved to a farm near Gilby, N.D., where she attended school. They moved to Vancouver, Wash., in September 1944. They moved to Grahams Island, N.D., 14 miles west of Devils Lake, N.D. She graduated from Minnewaukan High School, Minnewaukan, N.D., in 1947. She worked at Farmer's State Bank. She later moved to New Rockford. She married Clifford Dablow on Nov.
Doris Ann Wilkie, 68, of Aztec New Mexico, our beautiful mother, grandmother and wife, left us for heaven on June 25, 2009 after a lengthy battle with respiratory illness. She was surrounded by her loving husband and all her children and grandchildren. Doris was born at the family home to Samuel and Clara (Schlacht) Oberlander in rural Medina, North Dakota, the youngest of two children. She grew up in Medina attending school there and graduating in 1958. On January 18, 1959, Doris married our father, Francis E. Wilkie in Medina.
Funeral Mass for Cornelius "Neil" Clarys, 87, of Dickinson, ND will be 9:30 a.m., Tuesday, June 30, 2009 at St. Patrick's Catholic Church with Father Todd Kreitinger celebrating. Burial will be in the St. Patrick's Cemetery. Visitation will be from 10 a.m., to 9 p.m., Monday, June 29, 2009 at Stevenson Funeral Home, Dickinson, ND with a rosary service at 7:30 p.m. Cornelius passed away Thursday, June 25, 2009 at the Hilltop Home of Comfort in Killdeer, ND. Cornelius F. Clarys or "Neil" as everyone knew him by was born September 14, 1921 in Dickinson, ND to Cornelius P.
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) -- Billy Mays, the burly, bearded television pitchman whose boisterous hawking of products such as Orange Glo and OxiClean made him a pop-culture icon, has died. He was 50. Tampa police said Mays was found unresponsive by his wife Sunday morning. A fire rescue crew pronounced him dead at 7:45 a.m. Deborah Mays told investigators he didn't feel well before he went to bed Saturday night.
Drougott Ross, 93, of Wishek, N.D., formerly of Medina, N.D., died Friday, June 26, 2009, at Wishek Home for the Aged, Wishek. Mr. Ross was born Dec. 19, 1915, in Stutsman County, North Dakota, the son of Gottlieb and Elizabeth (Joachim) Ross. He was a resident of Medina. He served in the U.S. Army during World War II in North Africa and Europe. He worked for the North Dakota Highway Department for 37 years before retiring at age 67.
Nellie Dablow, 81, New Rockford, N.D., died Friday, June 26, 2009, at Lutheran Home of the Good Shepherd, New Rockford. Services: 10:30 a.m. Thursday, First Lutheran Church, New Rockford. Prayer service: 8 p.m. Wednesday, Evans Funeral Home, New Rockford.