Monica Sather died Sunday August 4, 2019 in her home in Jamestown, ND. Monica Louise Siebert was born at Trinity Hospital, Jamestown, ND on March 6th, 1946 to Anton and Elizabeth (Stark) Siebert, Kensal, ND. She grew up in Kensal and married Frederic Gast on December 30, 1965. She later attended trade school in Montana, receiving a diploma in keypunch operation. She was married to Menford (Bud) Louis Sather on October 5, 1974 at St Raphael’s Catholic Church in Glasgow, MT. She lived on the family farm near Larslan, MT for many years. She retired from the North Dakota State Hospital after 23 years of dedicated public service. In her retired years she and her beloved Jesus bravely and faithfully fought and defeated cancer twice, with the aid and support of many, but especially her son Brian, who was also fighting cancer alongside her during that time. She enjoyed her children and grandchildren immensely and knowing and loving Jesus Christ in the celebration of her Catholic faith was her most important and lifelong passion.
She is survived by 2 sons Stacy (Lynn), Jacksonville, NC, Nathan (Angelia), Fargo, ND, one daughter-in-law Heidi, Lolo, MT, 10 granddaughters, 1 grandson, 5 step-grandchildren, 4 brothers, Allen (Carol), Valley City, ND, Lawrence (Dolly) Belvidere, IL, Jacob, Beaufort, SC, Randolph, Boulder, CO, and 1 sister Leona (Douglas), Jamestown, ND, numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Anton and Elizabeth (Stark) Siebert; husband (Frederic); son, Brian (Heidi) Sather; sister, Mathilda (Siebert) Potter; sister-in-law, Ann (Jacob) Siebert; nephew Cary Allen Siebert; and niece Roxanne (Siebert) Morehouse.
Visitation: 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., Thursday, August 8, 2019 at Williams Funeral Home, Jamestown
Rosary: 7:00 p.m., Thursday, August 8, 2019 at Williams Funeral Home, Jamestown with Vigil to follow.
Mass of Christian Burial: 10:00 a.m., Friday, August 9, 2019 at St. James Basilica, Jamestown.
Interment: St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery, Courtenay, North Dakota.
Arrangements are in the care of Williams Funeral Home, Jamestown.