Area Obituaries

Myron E. Heddan, 81

  Myron E. Heddan, 81, of Badger, MN. passed away on Tuesday, November 6, 2018 at the Altru Hospital in Grand Forks, ND. He was preceded in death by his parents, Albert and Olga Heddan (Holter); brothers, Alvin, Earl and Rudy; sisters, Irene Botko and Helen Roggenbuck and special friend Delores Olson.  He is survived…

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Peggy Ann Castle, 79

Peggy Ann Castle passed away peacefully on November 5, 2018 at the Altru Hospital in Grand Forks, ND surrounded by her family, at the age of 79. Peggy was born on December 7, 1938 in Roseau, MN to Mildred (Armstrong) and William Yates.  She attended the Badger School and graduated in 1956.  She was united…

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Ronnie Wiskow, 63

It is with great sadness that the family of Ronnie Lyle announces his passing on Friday, October 26, 2018 at the age of 63.       Ronnie was born on September 24 1955 to Lyle Wiskow and Betty (Palm) Wiskow in Roseau, Minnesota. He spent his childhood in Baudette and attended school there, graduating…

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Sharon Marie Peterson, 60

Sharon Marie Peterson, age 60, of East Grand Forks, MN, passed away on Friday, November 9, 2018, at Altru Hospital in Grand Forks, ND. Sharon was born on September 4, 1958, in Fergus Falls, MN, the daughter of the late Victor and Mary Jane (Neutgens) Kruchten.  She was raised in Fergus Falls, MN, and graduated…

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Russell “Rusty” Farstad, age 67

Russell “Rusty” Farstad, age 67, of East Grand Forks, MN, passed away on Wednesday, November 7, 2018, at Altru Hospital in Grand Forks, ND. Rusty was born on May 13, 1951, in Grand Forks, ND, the son of Kenneth and Donna (Sanders) Farstad, Sr.  He was raised in East Grand Forks, MN and graduated from…

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Doris Mae Walz, 90

Our dear mother and grandmother, Doris Mae Walz, 90, of Aurora, slipped away to be with her Savior on November 4, 2018. The long awaited journey to be with her Lord has been yearned for many years due to her failing health as she lived at the Essentia Health – Northern Pines Nursing Home. She…

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Daniel E. Fullerton, 69

Daniel E. Fullerton, husband of Dawn (Bernstrom) Fullerton, age 69, of Pomeroy, passed away on Tuesday, October 30, 2018, at the Methodist Medical Center in Omaha, Nebraska. Funeral Services at 10 a.m., Saturday, November 10, 2018, at the Evangelical Covenant Church near Pomeroy, Iowa with Pastor Steven Osborne officiating. Visitation from 4 – 7 p.m.,…

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Steve Harris Bartlette, 59

Steve Harris Bartlette, age 59, of East Grand Forks, MN, passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, November 4, 2018. Steve was born on August 18, 1959, in Cavalier, ND, the son of the late Harris and Irene (Gariepy) Bartlette. He grew up in Grand Forks, ND, and went to Central High School. On July 17, 1976,…

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Arlene Helm, 77

Arlene Helm, 77, of Grand Forks, died Wednesday, October 31, 2018 at Valley Eldercare Center in Grand Forks, after a long battle with multiple sclerosis & lung cancer. She was born Nov. 15, 1940, in Mandan, ND, the daughter of Gustov & Bertha Helm and graduated from Mandan High School in 1958. She lived in…

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Elmer Gordon Klegstad, 84

Elmer Gordon Klegstad passed away October 23, 2018 at his home in Wirt, MN. Elmer was born April 15, 1934 to Emil and Alma Christine (Lagerquist) Klegstad in Karlstad, MN. He attended school in Strandquist, MN. He was united in marriage to Betty Jo Ferguson on April 14, 1956. From this union one child was…

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