Jerald Skretting, 71, Fargo, ND passed away on Friday, May 2, 2014 at Essentia Health in Fargo.
Jerald “Jerry” Wayne Skretting was born in Litchville, North Dakota on December 28, 1942 to Louis and Clara (Sandness) Skretting. He was raised on a farm northwest of Litchville where he graduated from Litchville High School.
Following graduation, he attended Interstate Business College and was employed at Christianson Motors in Valley City for five years prior to a leave of absence at which time he was employed by the Steele Co Press in Finley, ND. He returned to Valley City and Christianson Motors as the office manager. Later he was a partner and operator of J&L Standard Oil Station in Valley City for several years before moving to West Fargo where he operated the Standard Oil Station there for years. He also owned a resort on Blue Lake in Minnesota. Upon returning to Fargo he was in partnership with Bill Cody at Printer Solutions until retirement.
He leaves to mourn his passing two sisters; Joyce Ingberg and Clarice (Clair) Hansen; son, Todd; two nieces; two nephews; several cousins and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents, grandparents and one nephew.
There will be a memorial service at 2:00 P.M. on Thursday, May 8, 2014 at Boulger Funeral Home and Celebration of Life Center, Fargo, with a visitation one hour prior.
Burial will be at later date.
Arrangements entrusted to the care of Boulger Funeral Home and Celebration of Life Center, Fargo. To sign the online guestbook, please visit www.boulgerfuneralhome.com.