Helga Anderson, 90, East Grand Forks, Minn., Oct. 24. Donald Baker, 78, Bismarck, Oct. 23. Effie Bina, 89, Grand Forks, Oct. 24. Arnold Bueling, 95, Lisbon, Oct. 25. Selma Dullum, 87, Hillsboro, Oct. 23. Donald Haaland, 69, Devils Lake, Oct. 22. Paulette Hague, 49, Mandan, Oct. 21. Eldon Heller, 51, Williston, Oct. 23. Randy Johnson, 57, Fargo, Oct. 23. Marjorie Klein, 75, Dickinson, Oct. 20. Evangeline Lauinger, 80, Fargo, Oct. 24. Cade Leslie, infant, Hunter, Oct. 23. Thomas McNamara, 72, Bismarck, Oct. 24. Denice Rohde, 47, Valley City, Oct.
Armand Waldron Pfeifle, 92, Mesa, Ariz., formerly Wishek, N.D., died Oct. 17, 2010, at Emerald Groves Assisted Living, Mesa. Mr. Pfeifle was born March 6, 1918, in Wishek, the son of Edward and Lydia (Wolf) Pfeifle. He graduated from Wishek High School in 1936. He attended North Dakota Agricultural College for two years before being drafted into the U.S. Army. He married Elsie Moench on Aug. 28, 1943, at Sparta, Wis. They moved to Detroit, Mich., where he was stationed. During his service they lived at several Army bases in the U.S.
Mary Matejcek, 87, Grand Forks, Oct. 21. Sister Moireen Kelly, 96, Bismarck, Oct. 20. Arnold Landa, 76, Moorhead, Oct. 22. Donelda Oberlander, 86, New England, Oct. 22. James Olson, 64, Bozeman, Mont., formerly Sharon, N.D., Oct. 23. Patricia Rittgarn, 73, Fargo, Oct. 17. Gladys Schuler, 81, Bismarck, Oct. 22. Madeleine Skogen, 98, Fargo, Oct. 20. Aloyes Wagner, 86, Moorhead, Oct. 20.
Erick Verner Erickson, 90, Sheyenne, N.D., formerly of St. Paul, Minn., died Tuesday, Oct. 26, 2010, at Lutheran Home of the Good Shepherd, New Rockford, N.D. Services: 10:30 a.m. Monday, Calvary Lutheran Church, Oberon, N.D. Arrangements by Evans Funeral Home, New Rockford. Burial: Augustana Cemetery, rural Sheyenne.
Edgar Tardif, 52, Jamestown, died Monday, Oct. 25, 2010, at his home. Services: 2 p.m. Friday, St. John's Lutheran Church, Jamestown. Arrangements by Eddy Funeral Home, Jamestown. Visitation: 1 to 7 p.m. Thursday, at the funeral home.
Key Wilford Williams, 90, New Rockford, N.D., died Thursday, Oct. 21, 2010, at his home. Mr. Williams was born Oct. 10, 1920, in rural Brantford, N.D., the son of John L. and Clara (Hentges) Williams. He grew up and attended country school through the eighth grade in rural Brantford. He attended school in Brantford during his freshman through junior years, graduating from the Benson County Agricultural School, Maddock, N.D. He was drafted into the U.S. Army on Nov. 25, 1942, and served until March 29, 1946. He trained at Fort Snelling, Minnesota and Fort Sill, Oklahoma.
Jewell Nelson, 84, West Fargo, N.D., died Sunday, Oct. 24, 2010, at Eventide Sheyenne Crossings, West Fargo. Jewell A. Jensen was born April 27, 1926, in Clearbrook, Minn., the daughter of Gilbert and Mae Jensen. She grew up and graduated from Clearbrook High School in 1944. She worked at the Fairmont Creamery and later as a teller at First National Bank, Moorhead, Minn. She married Edmond O. Nelson on Sept. 22, 1948, at Bethesda Lutheran Church, Moorhead. They lived in Moorhead for 61 years. She lived at One Riverside, Moorhead, for 30 years.
Elizabeth "Betty" A. Harty, 79, Jamestown, North Dakota died Saturday, October 23, 2010 at Jamestown Hospital. Elizabeth A. Brown was born March 25, 1931 in Jamestown, the daughter of Herbert V. and Marguerite (Berry) Brown. She grew up and attended school in James-town, graduating from Jamestown High School in 1949. She attended Jamestown College for one year. Betty worked for Northwestern Bell as a telephone operator in St. Paul, MN and Jamestown, ND. On June 6, 1953, Betty married James K. Harty in Jamestown. Betty was a member of the Basilica of St.
DALLAS (AP) -- Bob Guccione tried the seminary and spent years trying to make it as an artist before he found the niche that Hugh Hefner left for him in the late 1960s. Where Hefner's Playboy magazine strove to surround its pinups with an upscale image, Guccione aimed for something a little more direct with Penthouse. More explicit nudes. Sensational stories. Even more sensational letters that began, "Dear Penthouse, I never thought I'd be writing you..." It worked for decades for Guccione, who died Wednesday in Texas at the age of 79.
Violet Anderson, 93, Grand Forks, Oct. 20. Lynn Appelgren, 58, Grand Forks, Oct. 18. Henry Bieber, 74, Center, Oct. 20. Venus Blake, 85, Moorhead, Oct. 20. Russell Butterfield, 79, Bismarck, Oct. 19. Fr. Jack Conway, 75, Minneapolis, formerly Fargo, Oct. 19. Gladys Dunbar, 97, Bismarck, Oct. 22. Sarah Fowler, 29, Aurora, Colo., formerly Fargo, Oct. 7. Paulette Hague, 49, Mandan, Oct. 21. Kenneth Heder, 87, Grafton, Oct. 19. Fred Heer, 77, Bismarck, Oct. 20. Gordon Keller, 79, Bismarck, Oct. 21. Andrew Kramer, 21, Fargo, Oct. 20.