Benjamin "Ben" Thurn, 83, Wishek, N.D., died Saturday, June 12, 2010, at Wishek Community Hospital, Wishek. Services: 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, St. Luke Lutheran Church, Wishek. Prayer service: 7 p.m. Tuesday, Dahlstrom Funeral Home, Wishek. Visitation: 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. Burial: St. Luke Lutheran Cemetery, Wishek. Online guestbook: www.dahlstromfuneralservice.com
Lenora Rudolf, 92, Wishek, N.D., died Friday, June 11, 2010, at Wishek Community Hospital, Wishek. Services: 10:30 a.m. Thursday, St. Luke Lutheran Church, Wishek. Prayer service: 7 p.m. Wednesday, Dahlstrom Funeral Home, Wishek. Visitation: 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. Burial: St. Luke Lutheran Cemetery, Wishek.
Ann Harding, 99, McHenry, N.D., and New Rockford, N.D., died Sunday, June 13, 2010, at Hi-Acres Manor, Jamestown. Services: 11 a.m. Wednesday, Our Savior's Lutheran Church, McHenry. Visitation: 1 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Evans Funeral Home, New Rockford. Burial: Bethlehem Cemetery, McHenry.
Margaret Gackle, 82, Jamestown, died Tuesday, June 8, 2010, at Resurrection Medical Center, Chicago, Ill. Margaret Irene Kreutsberg was born Oct. 6, 1927, northwest of Berlin, N.D., the daughter of Fred and Hazel (Spitzer) Kreutsberg. She attended elementary school in North Dakota. She graduated from high school in Sioux City, Iowa. She attended Vennard College, University Park, Iowa. She married James Gackle on Aug. 3, 1957. They farmed near Edgeley, N.D., and later moved to the family farm near Dickey, N.D.
Leonora Bang, 92, Grand Forks, June 7. Frank Binkley, 85, Grand Forks, June 8. Edna Branvold, 93, Grand Forks, June 7. Eunice Budeau, 62, Bismarck, June 6. Todd Crawford, 40, Finley, formerly Watford City, June 6. Art Dockter, 59, Ellendale, June 1. Brent Emmel, 40, Fargo, June 8. Kristeen Ferris, 67, Moorhead, June 6. Shirley Grandbois Dowdy, 70, Fargo, June 8. James Johnson, 82, Fargo, June 8. Walter Kalka, 83, Drayton, June 8. Debra Nelson, 58, Valley City, June 8. Florence Norby, 88, Williston, June 7.
Daniel E. Kapp Jr., 43, Medina, N.D., died Wednesday, June 9, 2010, at Triumph Hospital, Fargo, N.D. Mr. Kapp was born Sept. 5, 1966, at Jamestown, the son of Daniel Sr. and Carolyn (Witt) Kapp. He attended Medina High School. He worked for the Medina Cheese Plant, then Kramlich Locker, Medina, and area farmers. He began working for Wedgcor Manufacturing, Jamestown, in 1991.
Marianne Hallwachs, 67, Sykeston, N.D, died Wednesday, June 9, 2010, at Carrington Health Center, Carrington, N.D., after a long battle with cancer. Marianne Rae Colberg was born Nov. 23, 1942, at Devils Lake, N.D., the daughter of Lawrence and Vera (Colberg) Thon. She grew up and attended school in Harvey, N.D. She worked as a waitress in Harvey for many years. She married Jerry Hallwachs on March 27, 1961, in Carrington. They lived and ranched in the Hawksnest area, rural Sykeston. She worked as a waitress at the Miami Grill and Ace Café, Carrington and as a blackjack dealer.
Samuel Vernon Bartle, 80, Edgeley, N.D., died Friday, March 19, 2010, at Mesa, Ariz. Mr. Bartle was born Aug. 11, 1929, on the family farm in Wano Township near Edgeley, the son of Benjamin and Ella (Hird) Bartle. He grew up on the family farm, attended Wano Township School and graduated from Edgeley High School in 1947. He worked at a service station in Fargo, N.D., and for his brother, Wendell, during the summers. He purchased a farm in 1953. He married Faye Buer on June 29, 1956, at the Methodist parsonage, Edgeley. He farmed until 1996 when he retired.
Edward Norman Holmstrom, 81, LaMoure, N.D., died Monday, June 7, 2010, at MeritCare Hospital, Fargo, N.D. Mr. Holmstrom was born Dec. 12, 1928, on a farm near Gackle, N.D., the son of Heino and Sadie (Dormanen) Holmstrom. He attended country school and farmed near Gackle.
Marianne Hallwachs, 67, Sykeston, N.D., died Wednesday, June 9, 2010, at Carrington Health Center, Carrington, N.D. Services: 11 a.m. Monday, Trinity Lutheran Church, Carrington. Visitation: 10 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. Sunday, Evans Funeral Home, Carrington, and one hour before the service at the church. Burial: Carrington Cemetery, Carrington.