Archive - Obituary
March 13th, 2014
Wife, Mother, Teacher, Friend, Woman of Faith and Compassion, Solveig Helene Nelson was born May 12, 1924 to Petra (Lillevand) and Bjorn Granlund in Fort Ransom, ND. She attended school in Ft. Ransom and graduated in 1941. After receiving her teaching degree in 1943 from Valley City State Teachers College, she taught at Svea rural school and in Oakes, ND. She wanted adventure and went west teaching at Dickinson Public School where she met lifelong friends Phyllis Knutson and Inga Kelner.
The funeral service for Marian Gerntholz, 76, Valley City, ND, will be Monday, March 17, 2014 at Our Saviorâ€™s Lutheran Church, Valley City. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery, Sanborn, ND.
Visitation will be held at Our Saviorâ€™s Lutheran Church, Valley City on Sunday from 4:00 PM until 7:00 PM. A prayer service will be held there beginning at 7:00.
Alice Bjornson, age 95, of Valley City, ND, died Monday, March 10th at Sanford Health Palliative Care Unit in Fargo, ND surrounded by her family. A funeral service will be held at 2:00 PM on Saturday, March 15th at the Lerud Schuldt Funeral Home Chapel in Valley City. Visitation will be held on Friday from 4:00 PM until 7:00 PM and one hour before the service at the Lerud Schuldt Funeral Home Chapel. Interment will be in Woodbine Cemetery in the spring.
A memorial mass for James â€śJimâ€ť Mahan, 72, Valley City, ND will be held at 11:30 AM, Thursday, March 13, 2014 at the Sheyenne Care Center Chapel in Valley City. Jim was born July 4, 1941 and grew up in Arvilla, ND. He was a long time resident of the Sheyenne Care Center where he passed away on March 8, 2014.
An online guestbook is available for Jim at www.oliver-nathanchapel.com
Mildred Lenora Knutson Hetland was born on the family farm in Binford, ND to Ole and Karoline (Lena Thune) Knutson. She was raised in the Binford area attending school and church. She was baptized Dec. 21, 1916 and confirmed June 14, 1931 in the Binford Lutheran church.
Linda Rita Wolf, 55, of Cogswell, ND passed away on Friday, March 7, 2014 at her home, surrounded by loved ones.
Linda was born August 8th, 1958 in Linton, ND to Jerome and Loretta (Fiest) Senger. She was raised on a farm northwest of Hague, ND where she and her twelve siblings learned the values of hard work and family cooperation.
Jean M. Miller, 95, Valley City, ND died Monday, March 3, 2014 at the Sheyenne Care Center. A memorial service and celebration of her life will be held at Sheyenne Riverbend Farm on Saturday, May 3, 2014 at 4:00 PM.
Jean Margaret Pederson was born April 30, 1918 in Valley City, the daughter of Carl and Elna Pederson. She attended King School in Marsh township and graduated high school from the Normal School in Valley City.
On September 25, 1937 she was united in marriage to William â€śBevoâ€ť Miller in Valley City. They farmed together, raising dairy cattle and small grains.