Jean Aschoff, 89, Fargo, Feb. 7. Ellen Brisson, 92, Larimore, Feb. 7. Kenneth Eastman, 78, Mayville, Jan. 31. Lorraine Jacobson, 87, Grand Forks, formerly Fargo, Feb. 7. Dennis Larson, 72, Moorhead, Minn., Feb. 8. Maxine Lundberg, 87, Moorhead, Minn., Feb. 8. Dennis Olson, 71, Valley City, Feb. 4. Joan Rae Peterson, 81, LaMoure, Feb. 7.
Lester Wessels, 80, New Rockford, N.D., formerly Warwick and Hamar, N.D., died Friday, Feb. 11, 2011, at his home. Services: 11 a.m. Wednesday, Warwick Lutheran Church, Warwick. Visitation: 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Evans Funeral Home, New Rockford. Burial: Tolna Cemetery, Tolna, N.D.
Robert "Bob" Pomplun, 84, Jamestown, died Thursday, Feb. 10, 2011, at Ave Maria Village, Jamestown. Memorial service: 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 19, 2011, St. John's Lutheran Church, Jamestown. Visitation: none scheduled. Arrangements by Eddy Funeral Home, Jamestown.
Jeanette St. Andre, 59, Eckelson, N.D., died Friday, Feb. 11, 2011, at her home under hospice care. Arrangements pending by Lerud-Schuldt Funeral Home, Valley City, N.D.
Nancy Kubal, 54, Carrington, N.D., died Friday, Feb. 11, 2011, at her home. Arrangements pending with Evans Funeral Home, Carrington.
Delores Henke, 92, Bismarck, N.D., died Friday, Feb. 11, 2011, at Missouri Slope Nursing Home, Bismarck, N.D. Arrangements pending with Haut Funeral Homes, Gackle, N.D.
DALLAS (AP) -- Emory Bellard, a former Texas A&M and Mississippi State coach credited with developing the wishbone offense when he was an assistant at Texas, died Thursday. He was 83. Cathy Capps, director of the Texas A&M Lettermen's Association, said Bellard died at a care facility in Georgetown in Central Texas.
Mercedes Plante, 70, Bismarck, Feb. 5. Mary Dworshak, 89, Bismarck, Feb. 5. Robert Rahn, 54, Hazen, Feb. 7. David Pederson, 68, Moorhead, Minn., Feb. 5. Kenneth Eastman, 78, Mayville, Jan. 31. Elmer Mallow, 98, Fargo, formerly of Casselton, Feb. 7. Wilfred Michels, 78, Langdon, formerly of Callo and Munich, Feb. 5. Eveline Krein, 80, Bismarck, Feb. 7. Sharon Anheluk, 70, Mandan, Feb. 7.
Jay Newman was born on June 24th, 1955 in Mayville, North Dakota.
Dennis Sylvester Olson, 71, Valley City, N.D., died Friday, Feb. 4, 2011, in Mesa, Ariz. Mr. Olson was born March 14, 1939, in Valley City, the son of Carl V. and Esther (Anderson) Olson. He grew up in Nelson Township, near Valley City. He attended Brown School #37 and graduated from College High in 1957. He served in the Air National Guard. He returned to the family farm after his discharge. He purchased the 20 Club North with Jack Egan and ran it for a few years. He married Norma Raymond. He began farming with his brother after their father retired until 1999.