Karl Gumke, 95, Gackle, N.D., died Thursday, April 30, 2009, at Mandan Care Center, Mandan, N.D. Mr. Gumke was born Oct. 23, 1913, at Gackle, the son of John M. and Carolina (Knodel) Gumke. He received his elementary education at the local rural school and helped on the family farm. He married Alice Koenig on May 10, 1938, at LaMoure, N.D. They lived and farmed 11 miles southeast of Gackle. They retired in 1982 and moved into Gackle. She died in 2005. He continued to live in Gackle until 2009, when he entered the Mandan Care Center.
Alfred Domek, 87, Jamestown, died Thursday, April 30, 2009, at Hi-Acres Manor Nursing Center, Jamestown. Memorial service: 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Lisko Funeral Chapel, Jamestown. Visitation: none scheduled. Burial: Ypsilanti Cemetery, Ypsilanti, N.D.
Dorwin C. "Shorty" Fredrickson, 81, Carrington, N.D., died Wednesday, April 29, 2009, at Medcenter One Hospital, Bismarck, N.D. Services: 1 p.m. Monday, Federated Church UCC/ UMC, Carrington. Burial: Carrington Cemetery, Carrington.
Marti Freymark, 50, Jamestown, died Wednesday, April 29, 2009, at his home. Arrangements pending with Eddy Funeral Home, Jamestown.
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Ernie Barnes, an African American figurative paint-er and former lineman for the San Diego Chargers and Denver Broncos, has died. He was 70. Barnes died Monday at a hospital of complications from a rare blood disorder, his longtime assistant and friend Luz Rodriguez said.
Bertha Balliet, 88, Linton, April 26. Melvin Gustavson, 91, Spanaway, Wash., formerly Berthold, April 24. Rose Humphrey, 70, Bismarck, April 26. Donald Little, 88, April 26. Oscar Matte, 83, Bowbells, April 26. David Niemann, 37, Crystal, April 27. Howard Nuelle, 84, Langdon, April 25. John Pifer, 79, Larimore, April 26. Ernest Ramberg, 92, Tioga, April 25. Math Schwab, 90, Esmond, April 26. Floyd Seeba, 83, Grafton, April 26. Duane Ulrich, 70, April 21. Dean Winkjer, 86, Williston, formerly Wildrose, April 25.
Elvin Edwardson, 72, Sibley, N.D., formerly of Carrington, N.D., died Tuesday, April 28, 2009, at his home under hospice care. Mr. Edwardson was born Feb. 9, 1937, in Nordmore Township near Carrington, the son of Edward and Elvida (Halvorson). He grew up and graduated from Estabrook School. He attended North Dakota State School of Science, Wahpeton, N.D., and earned an electrical de-gree. He worked for International Brotherhood of the Electrical Workers, Union #1426, in Fargo, N.D. He married Lorrice Palen on Nov. 5, 1962, in Sturgis, S.D. They lived in Carrington.
Tega Cay, S.C. Mr. Roderick "Rod" William Snider, age 83, died Tuesday, April 28, 2009, at his home. A memorial service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, May 2, 2009 at Unity Presbyterian Church, with the Rev. Jeannie Bickett officiating. The family will receive friends immediately following the service in the fellowship hall. Born in Jamestown, North Dakota, Mr. Snider was a son of the late Argalis and Sybella Cusator Snider. He received his Bachelor of Science degree and his Master's of Business Administration from the University of Michigan. Mr. Snider was a U.S.
John A. Swenson, M.D., died April 6, 2009, at the age of , due to kidney failure. The son of Andrew Elmer and Johanna So-phia (Moen) Swenson of Jamestown, North Dakota, he was born De-cember 20, 1927 in James-town, North Dakota, enlisted and served in the U.S. Marine Corp upon graduation from Jamestown High School in 1946, graduated from Jamestown College 1950, received his two-year diploma from the University of North Dakota Medical School 1952, and his M.D. from the University of Nebraska 1954. Dr. Swenson is memorialized by the John A.
Gladys Mund Bauer The funeral for Gladys Mund Bauer, 78, Wishek, ND will be Friday, May 1, 2009 at 1:00 PM at United Methodist Church, Wishek, ND. Visitation will be Thursday from 1:00 PM to 7:00 PM with a prayer service at 7:00 PM at Dahlstrom Funeral Home, Wishek, ND. Burial will be at Wishek City Cemetery, Wishek, ND. Gladys Hein, daughter of John and Christina (Fregien) Hein was born September 14, 1930 rural Dickey County. She was baptized as an infant in a country Congregational Church in rural Dickey County.