Archive - 2013 - Obituary
George Ann Jacobs, 75 of Mayville, ND went to heaven on Tuesday Dec 3, 2013 at the Luther Memorial Home in Mayville. George Ann Jacobs was born May 5, 1938 in Sharpsburg, PA toÂ George and Marie Jacobs. She attended Turtle Creek High School.
Edwin Cink of Sacramento, CA passed away at the age of 88 in Vista, CA on November 28, 2013, where he lived the last two years of his life near his loving stepson and family.
Greg Stark, 62, Colorado Springs resident, passed away on November 27, 2013.Â Born on May 25. 1951 in St. Paul, MN, to Douglas and Claire Stark, he was raised on the family farm near Luverne, N.D., where he attended school. After graduating from high school he was inducted into the U.S.
Victoria M. Woodward, 56, Madison, Wis., passed away Dec. 2, 2013, at her home due to non-Hodgkinâ€™s lymphoma. She was born on March 9, 1957, in Billings, Mont., the daughter of James B. and Sue (Yokum) Mollison. She married Daniel F. Woodward on June 27, 1980, in Bismarck. Vickie was a teacher in the Madison school district for over 30 years. Her passion was in finding the joy in life and sharing it with her family and friends.
Jeffrey M. Hansen, 52, passed away Nov. 23, 2013, in Las Vegas. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Dec. 6, at Eastgate Funeral Service, Bismarck. Burial will be at Sunset Memorial Gardens, Bismarck, at a later date.
Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service at Eastgate Funeral Service.
Jeff was born and raised in Bismarck and graduated from Bismarck High School. He was certified welder and worked various jobs throughout his life as a welder.
John M. Kelsch, 95, died Nov. 27, 2013, at Rancho Mirage, Calif. John was born Dec. 1, 1917, in Napoleon.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Andreas and Elizabeth Kelsch, who came to America from the Crimean Peninsula on the Black Sea and from Odessa, Russia in 1898, where their German ancestors farmed the land since 1805. His three brothers and two sisters also preceded him in death. Johnâ€™s wife of nearly 50 years, Katherine, died in 2001.
Thomas Joe Weber passed away Thanksgiving morning, November 28th, 2013 surrounded by his family. Tom was born on March 1, 1961 to Francis â€śFritzâ€ť Weber and Marlys (Meyer) Weber in LaMoure, ND.
Tom enjoyed riding motorcycle, hunting, Nascar and hanging out with friends and family. He would say that his greatest accomplishments in life were that he received both his GED and High School Diploma while at Job Corp, and he obtained his CDL license and his welding certification. But what Tom loved most in his life were his four children and baconâ€¦in no particular order!
Margaret O. Metz was born and passed away Thursday November 28, 2013 at the Sanford Hospital in Fargo, ND.
Maggie is the daughter of Pat and Lynn (Jackson) Metz of Gackle, ND.
She is survived by her parents, 5 brothers and 1 sister, James, Zachary, Brittany, Sean, Ian, and Dahlton; paternal grandparents-Donald & Juliet Metz, Gackle, ND; maternal grandparents, Scheller & Betty Jackson, Camden, NC; paternal great grandparents, Frieda Metz, Everette, WA; Darwin & Arlene Rudolph, Gackle, ND; and a special friend, Margo Helgeson.
Janel Alane (Hook) Bzdok, age 58, died Monday, November 18, 2013 in Ft. Worth, Texas.
Janel was born the daughter of Lloyd and Phyllis Hook on August 22, 1955, in Valley City, ND. She was baptized and confirmed at Our Savior's Lutheran Church in Valley City and graduated from Valley City High School in 1973.
Wayne Burdick, age 62 of Valley city died Friday Nov. 29th at his residence. Services will be conducted at 2 PM Thursday Dec. 5th at Trinity Lutheran Church in Valley City with Rev. Dan Forsberg officiating. Visitation will be one hour prior to services at the church on Thursday. Burial will be in the North Dakota Veterans Cemetery at Mandan, ND.