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Edwin (Ed) (Sonny) Hans Olsen, beloved husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather and friend to many passed away Friday morning, January 15th at the Sanford Hospital in Hillsboro, N.D. due to COVID.

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Michael Corey Stenerson was called Home to Heaven on Jan. 5, 2021. 

Iris Westman, 115, Northwood, N.D. died Sunday, Jan. 3, 2021 at Northwood Deaconess Health Center.

Mavis E. Gunderson 83, Serenity Living Center, Dilworth, Minn. formally of Detroit Lakes, Minn., passed away Sunday, Dec. 20, 2020 at Essentia Hospital in Fargo, N.D.. Mavis was born October 16, 1937 in Norman County, Minn. to Amos and Christine (Merkens) Goshinshki. 

Gene Sidney Rosholt, 71, known to most endearingly as “Geno,” finished a courageous battle with COVID-19 on December 16, 2020. Gene held the hand of Jesus, the Great Physician, throughout every step of the fight. Gene’s family was grateful for the doctors and nurses of Sanford Broadway Medic…

Christine Marie (Haynes) Sondrol passed over to heaven after a brief illness on Monday, December 14, 2020, surrounded by her family.  

On Nov. 27, 2020, a private family service was held at St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church in Hillsboro, N.D. for Alan J. Ebertowski. Alan passed away Oct. 28, 2020 at the Sanford Hospital in Fargo, N.D.

Jeannette Ellingson, age 94, of Northfield, Minnesota, formerly of Baudette, passed away Saturday afternoon, December 12, 2020, at the Northfield Hospital.

Sandra Ann Kerr, 79, of Mission, Texas, passed away on December 15, 2020 in Greeley, Colorado. She was born to Vern and Mabel (Kirby) Apple on February 21, 1941 in Pueblo, Colorado. 

Lily Celia Schmaltz, 89, of Lake Park, Minn. formally of Hillsboro, N.D., passed away on Dec. 6, 2020 at the Sunnyside Care Center in Lake Park.

Hubert Jr. was the youngest of five children born to Hubert and Esther (Hensen) Dufner. He grew up on the family farm near Buxton, North Dakota, attending Belmont No. 5, a one-room country school, for grades 1-8, and Cathedral High School in Crookston, Minn. 

Daniel Charles Fitzpatrick born December 10, 1951 in Chicago, Ill, passed around 4:20 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 23, 2020 in Fargo, ND from complications of COVID, with all his teeth and his children by his side.

Darrell Leiser, 83, of rural Fertile, Minn., beloved Husband, Father and Grandfather, died at Sanford Hospital in Fargo on Nov. 23, 2020, as a result of complications of the COVID-19 virus.

Cecelia “Pat” Elizabeth Park, 81, Hillsboro, N.D., died Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2020 at Sanford Medical Center, Hillsboro.

Nancy Sondrol, 81, of Grand Forks, N.D., passed away peacefully Saturday, Nov. 21, 2020 at her home after a two year battle with cancer. 

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Richard (Dick) Alan Woods was born on May 15, 1963, to Robert and Orella “Pat” (Nysveen) Woods. He grew up and attended school in Hillsboro, N.D. and graduated from Hillsboro High School.

Fred Doeden died on Nov. 22, 2020 at Rosewood on Broadway following a courageous battle with COPD. 

Kay passed away on Wednesday, November 11, 2020 at Altru Hospital in Grand Forks, N.D. at the age of 77.

Richard Lyle Gunderson, 85, peacefully entered the glory of heaven on Friday, October 30, 2020 at Altru Hospital, following a valiant 23-day battle against Covid-19.

Helen Goodfellow, 89, of Fargo, died Tues, Nov. 3rd at her home, surrounded by family. 

Alan J. Ebertowski, 71, of Hillsboro, N.D. died Oct. 28 at Sanford Hospital in Fargo. 

Barry passed away on October 19th, 2020 at Sanford Hospital, Fargo, ND from a stroke.

Robert John Klassen, age 87, passed away peacefully on October 23, 2020, at the Long Prairie Care Center where he has lived the past four years. His family was blessed to be able to say goodbye to him, thanks to the amazing staff who cared for him at the care center.  

A memorial service for Anja Kay Gettel will be held on Saturday, Oct. 24 at 1 p.m. at St. John Lutheran Church, 204 2nd St. NW, Hillsboro, N.D.

Barry Galen Jeffers, formerly of Hillsboro, died Oct. 19, 2020 at Sanford Hospital in Fargo. 

Douglas “Doug” Noel Grove, 76, passed away on Oct. 9, 2020 at Altru Hospital in Grand Forks, N.D.

Raymond Richard Schlichtmann, 87, died peacefully on Sunday, Oct. 11, 2020 at Sanford Medical Center in Hillsboro, N.D. He was born Sept. 26, 1933 to John Schlichtmann and Olga Huemoeller Stanley Schlichtmann. He was the tenth of eleven children.

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Iona Anderson, 89, Hillsboro, ND passed away on Monday, October 5, 2020 at Sanford Long Term Care Center in Hillsboro, ND.

Timothy Miller passed away Monday, October 5, 2020 at Sanford Hospital in Fargo after a courageous 8-year battle with lung cancer.  

Hillsboro, N.D. — Robert Emmett Doherty, Jr., 79, of Hillsboro died on Wednesday, Sept. 30, 2020, at the Sanford Hillsboro Medical Center.

Vivian N. Holst died in peace of natural causes on Wednesday Aug. 12, 2020. She was born in Canon City, Colo., Sept. 30, 1923 to Robert S. Newell and Jennie Newell, nee Davis.

Angels unexpectedly took Karen Haugerud to be with the Lord on Saturday, September 19, 2020.

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A memorial service for Bob Bell will be held on Saturday, September 26 at 2:00 pm, at the Presbyterian Church, 401 Brown Ave, Grandin, ND 58038.

Merlin “Bud” Borke, 96, Bismarck, passed away peacefully on Sept. 8, 2020. A private memorial service for immediate family will be held on Friday, Sept. 11. He will be laid to rest at the North Dakota Veterans Cemetery. 

Margaret Louise Smart Ystebo, 88, of Fargo, N.D., (formerly of Hillsboro, N.D., and Hendrum, Minn.), passed away peacefully on Aug. 30, 2020, at the Benedictine Living Community, Ada, Minn.

Darlene Kay Munter, age 78, took the hand of Jesus and passed into eternity on Aug. 29, 2020. She was born on Jan. 15, 1942 to Henry and Anine (Mikkelsen) Bak. She grew up and attended school in Centerville, S.D. and was baptized and confirmed at Scandia Lutheran Church. 

Viola (Vi) Georgeson, age 75 from Columbia, S.C. passed away on Sunday, August 23, 2020 at Prisma Richland Medical Center. 

LuVerne Payne was born on Aug. 7, 1927, in Argusville, N.D. where she grew up and received her education. 

Sheila Williams, 67, of Northwood, N.D. passed away Sunday, Aug. 23, 2020 at her home in Northwood. A Celebration of Life was held Thursday, Aug. 27, 2020 at 10 a.m. at Washington Cemetery, rural Northwood. A visitation was held from 9 a.m. until the time of the service at Washington Luthera…

Carol Kozojed passed on Wednesday, August 12, 2020 at the Sanford Hillsboro Care Center. She had been a resident of the care facility since 1999, and would have turned 90 on August 21st. While there, the residents and staff became her family, with whom she enjoyed bingo, puzzles, music and w…

Marcella Kamesch, 96, Hillsboro, N.D., passed August 10, 2020, at Sheyenne Care Center, Valley City, N.D.

Marvin Judisch, 97, of Hillsboro, N.D., died on Aug. 6, 2020, at Sanford Hillsboro Care Center.

Cynthia Eline Kraby passed away on July 12, 2020 after a short fight with cancer. She was 67. 

Kasie Joann Berg, the beloved daughter of Kimberly Folstrom and James Berg, was born Aug. 5, 1980 in Hillsboro, ND.

Delores Cooper, 88, of rural Reynolds, N.D., passed away peacefully July 25, 2020 at the Leach Home, Wahpeton, N.D.

Ruth Jean Rust, 89, died on Tuesday, July 21, 2020 in Sanford Nursing Home in Hillsboro, ND. She was born September 10, 1930 into a blended family. Her father, John Schlichtmann, was an immigrant from Hamburg, Germany and her mother, Olga Huemoeller Stanley Schlichtmann was from Minnesota. T…

Joan passed away on July 16, 2020 at Eventide in Fargo, N.D. at the age of 85.

Lawrence “Larry” Westley Wankel, age 65 of Perham, MN died Sunday, June 28, 2020 in his home surrounded by his loving family under the care of Hospice of the Red River Valley.

Hazel Bird, 84, Hillsboro, N.D., died Friday, June 26, 2020 at Luther Memorial Home, Mayville, N.D.

Carol Wolla, 80, Hillsboro, N.D., died Sunday, June 28, 2020 in Halstad (Minn.) Living Center.

Rosalind, or Ros, Ludwig, 74, rural Hillsboro, N.D. passed away on Monday, 15 June 2020, at a hospital in Cairns, Australia, after a brief illness from the rare blood disorder TTP. Ros and her husband, John, or Jack, Ludwig were at their winter home in rural Atherton, Queensland, when covid-…