Archive - Obituary
Bertha Jacobsen, 70, Hope, ND, passed away on Thursday, December 11th, 2014 at Sanford Medical Center, Fargo, after a very strong battle with cancer. Bertha Agnes Kainz was born August 25, 1944 in Northwood, to Bill & Wilma (Zutter) Kainz. She attended school in Hope. Bertha married Leroy Allen Jacobsen on July 27th, 1963 at St. Agathaâ€™s Church in Hope, which was the church that her dad built.
Lawrence H. Geiger, 86, Cooperstown, ND, died Saturday December 13, 2014 in his home in Cooperstown, ND.
Lawrence Harry Geiger was born August 10, 1928 in Cooperstown, ND the son of Joseph and Alvina (Zimprich) Geiger. He was raised on a farm north of Jessie, ND and attended Pilot Mound School. In 1944 his folks bought a farm west of Cooperstown, ND.
On December 14, 2014, John M. Ihry found peace when he joined his wife and son in a better place. John was born April 4, 1931, to Theresa and John H. Ihry. He was raised along with 8 other siblings on a farm near Luverne, ND.
Ruth Ann Kruta, age 84, of Fargo, ND, died Wednesday, December 10th at Elim Care Center in Fargo. A memorial service will be held on Thursday, December 18th at 2:00 PM at West Funeral Home Chapel in West Fargo, ND. Visitation will be held on Wednesday from 6:00 PM until 8:00 at the Elim Care Center Chapel in Fargo, ND. Inurnment will be in Greenwood Cemetery, Thief River Falls, MN in the spring.
Fritz Kohn, age 78, of Valley City, ND entered Heaven on Dec. 12th at his home in Valley City with his family surrounding him. Funeral services will be conducted at 2 PM Wednesday December 17, 2014 at Epworth United Methodist church in Valley City with Rev. Jolene Knudson-Hanse officiating. Visitation will be from 5PM until 7PM Tuesday at Epworth Church with a Prayer Service beginning at 7 PM.
Mary Lou Tessin, 85, of West Fargo, ND,Â passed away Thursday, August 28, 2014, at Sheyenne Crossings in West Fargo.
Clyde Leroy Maasjo was born October 13, 1952. He died peacefully, after one week in Hospice care, on November 26, 2014 at the Veterans Administration Hospital in Fargo, ND. He so appreciated the super care and the family thanks both the VA in Fargo and San Diego, CA for the most wonderful care.
Also, a big thank you to the men & women volunteers of the NVDA (No Veteran Dies Alone). The NVDA is there for the Veteran, when family cannot be there. They offer such wonderful, caring, loving support.