Harold Bernard Tweit, 86, Aneta, N.D., formerly of Valley City and Walum, N.D., died Saturday, June 5, 2010, at Aneta Parkview Health Center, Aneta. Mr. Tweit was born Jan. 20, 1924, on the family farm near Walum, the son of Andrew and Helena (Legreid) Tweit. He was baptized and confirmed at Eidfjord Lutheran Church, rural Walum. He started school in Oberon, N.D., and in the third grade transferred to Dover School, near Walum, where he graduated from high school in 1942. He entered the U.S. Navy on July 3, 1942. He was honorably discharged on Dec. 10, 1945, as a seaman first class.
Maurita J. Swenson, wife of Dr. John A. Swenson, passed away Thursday, May 27, 2010 in Valley Eldercare Center in Grand Forks, ND. Maurita Jane Vite, the daughter of Louis and Violet Vite, was born in Frederick, OK on January 30, 1933. She grew up in Frederick and graduated from Frederick High School. Maurita married and from that marriage a daughter was born, Cynthia. Later, she divorced and married Curtis Westfall, Cindy taking the name of her new father. The family moved to Coldwell, ID, where Mr. Westfall was employed with The College of Idaho.
Amy Holen, 89, Grand Rapids, N.D., died Saturday, June 5, 2010, at Mercy Hospital, Valley City, N.D. Services: 11 a.m. Thursday, Zion Lutheran Church, Grand Rapids. Prayer service: 7 p.m. Wednesday, Dahlstrom Funeral Home, LaMoure, N.D.
Joan Keyes, 71, Jamestown, died Saturday, June 5, 2010, at Jamestown Hospital, Jamestown. Arrangements pending with Eddy Funeral Home, Jamestown.
Joyce Apostal, 79, Grand Forks, June 1. Agnes Boyd, 82, Bismarck, May 28. Marjorie Bunce, 77, Minot, May 27. Karen Chase, 62, New Town, May 31. Bonnie Deraney, 55, Grand Forks, June 1. Harley Frantsen, 72, Hazen, May 31. Sheela Hemmer, 65, Minot, May 18. David Jacobs, 51, Mott, February 26. Mildred Kadrmas, 92, Dickinson, May 30. Jason Lachenmeier, 33, Dickinson, May 30. Martin Langan, 49, St. John, May 31. George Lerma, 72, Reynolds, May 31. Ardyce Malm, 84, Flasher, May 29.
Myrtle Rutherford, 93, Valley City, N.D., died, Friday, June 4, 2010, at The Legacy Place, Valley City. Myrtle Marjorie Hagseth was born Oct. 4, 1916, at Robinson, N.D., the daughter of Ingvald and Clara (Nilsen) Hagseth. She attended and graduated from Robinson school. She was confirmed on June 22, 1930. She married Alfred Legler and they lived in Mandan, N.D., and later moved to Valley City. She married Herbert Rutherford on Jan. 25, 1969, at Our Savior's Lutheran Church, Valley City. They lived and farmed near Tower City, N.D.
Marjorie Bunce, 77, Minot, May 27. Kathy Charette, 54, Sharon, May 28. Bonnie Deraney, 55, Grand Forks, June 1. John Duesen, 85, Fargo, May 31. Melbert "Mel" Eidsmoe, 84, Moorhead, June 1. Arla Hagen, 71, Moorhead, June 1. Lucina Kabanuck, 89, Max, May 28. Annie Keller, 97, Harvey, May 31. Anna Kozel, 45, Grand Forks, May 29. Gottlieb Lutz, 89, Hettinger, May 31. Randy Offner, 40, Valley City, May 31. Vincent Olson, 81, Valley City, May 31. Lenore Paintner, 91, Fargo, formerly Hannaford, May 30. Elnear Perkins, 84, Valley City, May 31. Edna Reiner, 96, Bismarck, May 29. Maurice
Alvin I. Attleson, 86, La Crosse, Wis., formerly of Jamestown, died Tuesday, June 1, 2010, at Gundersen Lutheran Medical Center, La Crosse. Mr. Attleson was born May 28, 1924, in Lenton Township, Stutsman County, North Dakota, the son of Andrew and Ida (Fossen) Attleson. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army. He married Kay Frances Whipkey on Dec. 12, 1952, in Moorhead, Minn.
Caroline (Karn) Landert, 67, Great Bend, N.D., formerly of Kensal, N.D., died Dec. 29, 2009, at her home. Graveside service: 2 p.m. Saturday, Sunset Memorial Gardens, Jamestown.
In the obituary for KateLynn Ann Rueger, 13, Jamestown, in Thursday's Sun, the day of her death was incorrect. She died Tuesday, June 1, 2010, at the Anne Carlsen Center, Jamestown. Also, her middle name was misspelled due to information received.