Archive - Obituary
January 28th, 2015
James Mark Perry, age 67 of Dunseith, died on Friday, January 23, 2015 in his home. Funeral services will be held on Friday, January 30, 2015 at 2:00 P.M. in the Nero Funeral Home in Bottineau. Burial will be in the Rendahl Cemetery of rural Dunseith. Visitation will be on Thursday beginning at 10:00 A.M. until 9:00 P.M. in the Nero Funeral Home of Bottineau.
Brent Siverson, 33, Casselton, ND died on Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015 near Dazey, ND as a result of a car accident. Brent left our lives to join his dad on his dadâ€™s birthday.
Ruth Ann Ployhar died on January 24, 2015, at Eventide in Moorhead following complications resulting from a stroke on December 28, 2014. She was 87.
Margaret E. Grotberg died at Sanford Health in Fargo, ND on January 26, 2015. She was born Margaret Elizabeth Thiel on February 16, 1926 in Valley City, ND to William and Elizabeth (Uloth) Thiel. She was baptized and confirmed at Trinity Lutheran Church, Valley City.
Most of her life was spent living in Valley City. She did however spend a year in Seattle, WA during WWII. While living there she went to high school. She worked at Sears Roebuck. Saturday nights were spent at the Palatium Ballroom dancing to the â€śbig bandsâ€ť with friends. Margaret loved to dance.
Marjorie Lucas, age 93, of Valley City, ND, died Friday, January 23rd at the Sheyenne Care Center in Valley City. A funeral service will be held at 10:00 AM on Friday, January 30th at St. Paulâ€™s Lutheran Church in Valley City. Visitation will be held on hour before the service at the church on Friday morning. nterment will be in the North Dakota Veteranâ€™s Cemetery near Mandan, ND.
Agnes Gruman, age 95, of Valley City, ND, formerly of Fingal, ND, died Friday, January 23rd at the Sheyenne Care Center in Valley City. A funeral mass will be celebrated at 10:30 AM on Thursday, January 29th at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Fingal, ND. Visitation will be held on Wednesday from 5:00 PM until 7:00 PM at Holy Trinity Catholic Church. A prayer service will be held at 7:00 PM Wednesday evening at the church. Interment will be in Holy Trinity Catholic Church Cemetery, Fingal, ND.
Michael L. Kuhry, age 66 of Valley City, ND died Thursday January 22, 2015 at his residence in Valley City under the care of Hospice of the Red River Valley. Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10:30 AM Wednesday at St. Bernardâ€™s Catholic Church in Oriska, ND with Msgr. Dennis Skonseng celebrant. A Prayer Service will be recited at 7 PM Tuesday evening at the Lerud-Schuldt Funeral Home in Valley City with Deacon James McAllister officiating. Visitation will be 5PM until 7PM Tuesday at the funeral home and one hour prior to services Wednesday at the church. Burial will be in St.
Carsten Leroy Karlstad was born August 18, 1924 to Lars and Clara (Johnson) Karlstad of rural Hatton, ND. He attended Beaver Creek country school, near Hatton and graduated from Hatton High School in 1942.
He married Shirley Baptist in 1956. The couple had two sons.
In 1959, Carsten began farming near Hatton. On June 23, 1966, he married Guida Porter Zwick in Aberdeen, SD. They resided on the farm for 22 years, and in 1988, Valley City, ND became their new home. Together, they enjoyed traveling to many places, here and abroad. Guida passed away January 9, 2005.