ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) -- Bob Karmelowicz, a football coach with three-plus decades of experience, has died. He was 60. The Detroit Lions, who employed Karmelowicz as defensive line coach last year, announced Sunday he passed away the previous day because of an illness. "Bob touched many lives throughout his years of coaching and positively impacted the careers of countless players at both the collegiate and professional level," Lions President Tom Lewand said in a statement sent by the team.
Frank Swart, 72, Jamestown, died Thursday, April 29, 2010, at Jamestown Hospital, Jamestown. Services: 10:30 a.m. Thursday, St. Paul's United Methodist Church, Jamestown. Visitation: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday, Eddy Funeral Home, Jamestown. Burial: Highland Home Cemetery, Jamestown.
James Aanderud, 68, Beulah, April 26. Ed Briski. 93, Grand Forks, April 26. Lillian Clemenson, 86, Moorhead, April 28. Helen DeBode, 99, Bowman, April 22. John Ferguson, 75, Drayton, April 28. Martha Gonsorowski. 87, Grand Forks, April 27. Beaulah Johnston, 95, Minot, March 31. Mary Kongslie, 80, Bismarck, April 26. Thomas Kluzak, 89, East Grand Forks, April 27. Rose Lanz, 82, Glen Ullin, April 26. Evelyn Lueck, 92, Lidgerwood, April 28. Irving Olson, 84, Leeds, April 26.
Henry H. Mutschler, 78, Jamestown, died Friday, April 30, 2010, at Jamestown Hospital, Jamestown. Mr. Mutschler was born June 19, 1931, at Jamestown, the son of Henry Sr. and Clara (Rumor) Mutschler. He received his elementary education in a rural school near Spiritwood Lake, N.D., and then attended Jamestown High School. He attended the Hanson Mechanic School for Welding, Fargo, N.D. He returned to Jamestown to work on the family farm. He lived in Sidney, Mont., from 1983 to 1985 where he worked on an irrigation farm.
Arven A. Janke, 83, Kulm, N.D., formerly Fredonia, N.D., died Wednesday, April 28, 2010, at Wishek Hospital, Wishek, N.D. Mr. Janke was born Oct. 28, 1926, on the family farm north of Fredonia, the son of Gotthilf and Olga (Tiede) Janke. He attended Haag School #4. He assisted on the family farm. He entered the U.S. Army on March 30, 1951, at Fargo, N.D. He was stationed in the United States and Japan until his honorable discharge on Feb. 27, 1953, at Fort Lewis, Wash., with the rank of private first class. He married Leona Ruff on Nov. 4, 1955, at Fredonia.
Frank Swart, 72, Jamestown, died Thursday, April 29, 2010, at Jamestown Hospital, Jamestown. Arrangements pending with Eddy Funeral Home, James-town.
Casper Berger, 64, Belfield, April 24. Russell Deserly, 85, New Town, April 24. Emma Fischer, 94, Turtle Lake, April 25. Delano Collin Gaking, 19, Grand Forks, April 13. Patrick Galvin, 84, Hazen, April 25. Maxine Gillis, 94, formerly Grand Forks, April 25. Mary Kongslie, 80, Bismarck, April 26. Lyle Kruckenberg, 60, Hazen, April 25. Margaret LaDuke, 97, Mandan, April 25. Arvid Olson, 98, Williston, April 24. Claude Robertson, 83, Grand Forks, April 25. Jason Tessmann, 30, Rugby, April 24. Audrey Thorson, 81, Grand Forks, April 19.
Arven A. Janke, 83, Kulm, N.D., formerly of Fredonia, N.D., died Wednesday, April 28, 2010, at Wishek Hospital, Wishek, N.D. Services: 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Haut Funeral Chapel, Jamestown, with the Rev. Randall Schlecht officiating. Visitation: 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. Burial: North Dakota Veterans Cemetery, Mandan, N.D. Online guestbook: www. hautfuneralhome.com
Monsignor Anderson, 75, Hankinson, April 25. Vivian Beck, 88, Mayville, April 26. Mary BigTrack, 16, St. Michael, April 21. Mary Buchanan, 98, Oakes, April 25. Ruth Hill, 92, Oakes, April 27. Marion Wadeson, 89, Enderlin, April 23. Dorothy Wagoner, 93, Sutton, April 20. Pauline Walker, 97, Grand Forks, April 26. Marion Wylie, 93, Grand Forks, formerly Edinburg, April 25.
Russell McMillan of Phoenix, Arizona passed away peacefully on April 23, 2010 at the age of 82. Russell, the son of Frank and Hilda McMillan, was born on October 8, 1927 at his grandparent's home near Wimbledon, ND. Russell is survived by his wife Ruth, three children; Lon, Nanette, and Barry, and nine grandchildren; Jamie, Sierra, Lisa, Kaytie, Logan, Kyle, Jacob, John, and Anna, three siblings; Clara, Charlotte, and Leonard, and many nieces and nephews.