Wilma Witte

Wilma passed away on Sunday, March 27, 2022, at St. Catherine’s South (Villa Maria) in Fargo, at the age of 95.

Wilma Marion Serum was born on August 28, 1926, the daughter of Oliver and Josephine (Rognlie) Serum in Halstad, MN. She grew up in this area and received her education. 

Wilma was united in marriage to Alvin Witte on October 26, 1943, at St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church in Hillsboro. They farmed for many years near Casselton, ND. 

They moved into Fargo in 1968 and retired from farming in 1981.

Wilma is survived by her son, Frank (Pat) Witte of Fargo; her daughters – Marion Witte of the Los Angeles, CA area; and    Claudia Wilson of Omaha, NE; her five grandchildren – Beth, Bret, Angela, Jon Allen, and Jennifer; and six great grandchildren – Bella, Peighton, Ethan, Madison, Lauryn and A.J. 

She was preceded in death by her husband, Alvin; a brother and three sisters.

Memorials are preferred to Hospice of the Red River Valley or Great Plains Food Bank.

A funeral service was held at 10 a.m. Friday, April 1, 2022, at Boulger Funeral Home and Celebration of Life Center in Fargo – with visitation one hour prior. 

Burial will be at the St. Rose of Lima Catholic Cemetery in Hillsboro.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of Boulger Funeral Home and Celebration of Life Center in Fargo. 

To sign the online guest book, please visit our website at www.bouglerfuneralhome.com.