Obituaries

Rose Bertha Somsen

Rose Bertha Somsen, 86, Jamestown, ND, formerly of Kensal, ND, died peacefully at her home in Jamestown on January 23, 2012. Rose Bertha Bata was born on the family farm on May 28, 1925 to Charley and Alvina (Pitra) Bata. She attended Bucephalia Country School and graduated from Kensal High School in 1945. Rose...
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Chase Bliss Riley

Chase Bliss Riley went to be with his Lord prematurely on January 24, 2012. Chase will always be cherished and loved by his parents, David & Patricia Riley, Jamestown; brother, Cruze Riley, Jamestown; paternal grandparents, Lori and Danny Riley, Jamestown; maternal grandmother, Patricia Medley, TN; maternal great grandmother, Charlene Brehm, Jamestown; uncles, Dustin Joslin,...
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Vertice Johnson

Vertice Johnson, 80, Arlington, WA died Saturday January 21, 2012 at Providence Hospital in Everett, WA. Vertice Johnson was born June 4, 1931 at Kulm, ND, the son of Herman Johnson and Fannie (Johnson) Johnson. He received his elementary education at the rural school in Swede Township near Kulm. He helped on the family...
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Julius Meier

The funeral mass for Julius Meier of Oakes, ND, will be held on Saturday, January 28, 2012 at 2:30 pm at St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church, Oakes, ND, with burial to follow at Our Lady of Sorrows Cemetery, Verona, ND. Visitation will be Friday from 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. with a prayer service starting...
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LaJune B. Gibbon

LaJune B. Gibbon, 79, of Milnor, ND, passed away January 18, 2012, at Villa Maria Nursing Home, Fargo, ND.  LaJune Barbara was born at home in Rosemeade Township near DeLamere, ND on March 3, 1932, to George and Dora (Schumacher) Gregor. She attended country school before going to St. Aloysius boarding school in Lisbon,...
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Gary E. Hillius

Gary E. Hillius, 65, Des Plaines, IL died early Tuesday morning January 17, 2012 at the Holy Cross Hospital in Chicago, IL Gary Hillius was born November 9, 1946 at Jamestown, ND, the son of Eldo Hillius and Lorena (Presler) Hillius. He received his elementary education in Jamestown and graduated from Jamestown High School....
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Einar Overby

Einar Overby was born November 2, 1915 in Cooperstown, N.D. to Peter A and Alma (Motland) Overby.  He moved with his family to Binford where he lived until age 7.  The family then moved back to Cooperstown where he lived and worked until he graduated from Cooperstown High School and continued working for the...
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Jacob A. Fuchs

Jacob A. Fuchs, 55, Jamestown, ND died Sunday morning January 15, 2012 in Sanford Health in Fargo, ND. Jacob Fuchs was born June 9, 1956 at Jamestown, ND, the son of Raymond Fuchs and Marion (Aman) Fuchs. He received his elementary education in Jamestown, graduating from the Jamestown High School in 1974. He then...
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