Published December 30 2008
DeathsAgnes Akason, 91, Minne-tonka, Minn., formerly Moor-head, died Monday in Emerald Crest Assisted Living, Minne-tonka. (Fredrikson, Kindred, N.D.)
Helen Bremer, 88, Brecken-ridge, Minn., formerly Nashua, Minn., died Sunday in St. Fran-cis Home, Breckenridge. The funeral will be Friday at 11 in St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, Camp-bell, Minn. (Joseph Vertin & Sons, Breckenridge)
Iris M. Cummings, 76, Fargo, died Monday in her home. (Han-son-Runsvold, Fargo)
Jake Fickert, 85, Loma, N.D., died Thursday at age 85 in his daughter’s home in Stark-weather, N.D. A prayer service will be Thursday at 7 in Brooks Funeral Home, Langdon, N.D. The funeral will be Friday at 10 in St. Alphonsus Catholic Church, Langdon.
Thomas Garhofer, 52, Minot, N.D., formerly Rugby, N.D., died Dec. 22 in Trinity Medical Cen-ter, Minot. (Anderson, Rugby)
Janice M. Gray, 70, Fort Worth, Texas, formerly Detroit Lakes, Minn., died Saturday in Fort Worth. (David-Donehower, Detroit Lakes)
Alice Holweger, 89, Emerado, N.D., died Sunday in Hatton (N.D.) Prairie Village. (Bilden, Northwood, N.D.)
Laura McShane, 98, Ellen-dale, N.D., died Sunday in Prince of Peace Care Center, Ellendale. Visitation will be Thursday from 3 to 5, with a prayer service at 5, in Hoven Funeral Chapel, Ellendale, and Friday from 9:30 to 10:30, with the funeral at 10:30, in St. He-lena’s Catholic Church, Ellen-dale.
Gordon Raaen, 83, McVille, N.D., died Monday in Nelson County Health System Care Center, McVille. (Stanley-Iverson, McVille)
Donald J. Schaefer, 61, Minot, N.D., died Saturday in a Minot hospital. Visitation is today from 2 to 7, with a prayer service at 7:30, in Thomas Family Fu-neral Home, Minot. The funeral will be Wednesday at 10:30 in Our Lady of Grace Catholic Church, Minot.