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PAGE 2 THE PRESS JANUARY 29, 2014 In memory of Dawn Hall from George and Faye Moen, Ken and Pat Sweeney, Greg and Lynette Swartz, Anna Mac Hankey, Nancy and Bear Jensen In memory of Elaine Kadlec from Kelly Clementson, Sylvia Brichnac, Ken and Pat Sweeney In memory of Monica Simon from Ken and Pat Sweeney, George and Yvonne Walstad, Nancy and Bear Jensen, family and friends In memory of Lorraine Klien from George and Yvonne Walstad In memory of Vickie Corbit from George and Yvonne Walstad In memory of Gilman Kittleson from Greg and Lynette Swartz, Lloyd and Lois Peterson In memory of Jeanne Sluke from Loretta McLaughlin Laurie and Dick Larson, Joanie and Ron Mastre, Nettle Greicar family In memory of Hazel Kilcollins from Bob and Carol Kubat and Kenneth Autustine In memory of Rose Potulny from Loretta McLaughlin Donations by: Midgarden Family Clinic, Sons of American Le- gions-Kosobud Lodge, Polar, First United Bank, Larry Toews Farm In celebration of: 65th Wedding Anniversary of Mr. and Mrs. Del Owen from George and Yvonne Walstad In celebration of: 60th Wedding Anniversary of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Keil from George and Yvonne Walstad In memory of Allen Greicar from Fred and Bertha Hodny family, In celebration of: John and Arana Mac Hankey from Karl Bigelow Kitchen Fund In Memory of Betty Praska from George and Faye Moen In Memory of Beatrice Gehrke from Dorothy Novak and George and Faye Moen In Memory of Clara Budish from Jerry, Cindy, Brian, Kyle and Amy DeWitt In Memory of Paul Hankey from George and Faye Moen, Dorothy Novak, and Stuart and Suellen Brunsvold In Memory of Monica Simon from Frank and Mary Ann Kostohris In Memory of Grace Berdahl from Dorothy Novak General Fund In Memory of Ruth Baumann from Good Samaritan Society, Sioux Falls, SD In Memory of Betty Praska from Lillian Bina, Louis and Sharon Kadlec In Memory of Lillian Bina from Cameron and Estelle Bina In Memory of Clara Budish from Keith and Juleene Anderson In Memory of Paul Hankey from Frank and Mary Ann Kostohris, Louis and Sharon Kadlec, Kevin and Jean Jiskra, Shirley Suda Calvary Cemetery In Memory of Betty Praska from Alice Hankey In Memory of Clara Budish from Max J. and Gall A. Ybarra In Memory of Thomas and Rabbi Lin- dell from Shirley Lindell and Family In Memory of Paul Hankey from Earl and Lama Mari0eren, Mike and Gale Hankey Cemetery Endowment Fund In Memory of Paul Hankey from John and Anna Mac Hankey, James and Diane Olson Choir Fund In Memory of Monica Simon from George and Faye Moen, James and Monica Dub In Memory of Paul Hankey from James and Monica Dub Have a really thank you? We can help. Call tile Press at 284-6333 Reduce Ei00RORS Instant access to uour medical records to increase accurate diagnoses. Visit NDHIN. org/consumers to learn more. james "Jim" Johnson James "Jim" John- they were enlisted in son of Urbandale, Iowa, the Army at the same passed away on Tues- time so no need to see day, January 14, 2014. him in concert? Upon The son of James E. giving up the micro- and Otella Johnson, he phone, he became a ca- was born July 28, 1939 reer salesman and re- in Griffon, ND. He tired from Iowa Realty spent the majority of his in 2007. youth in Adams, ND Jim had a passion and lived a brief period in Bre- for the game of golf. He was a merton, WA. founding member of the men's Jim graduated as the salutatori- FUBAR group at Jester Park Golf an of his class from Adams High Course in Granger, IA. He looked School. This is a notable accom- forward to weekends when he plishment, even though there were could spend his time chasing a lit- only seven in his graduating class, tle white ball and winning money He was also a star basketball play- from his buddies to buy the beer at er on the high school team. He the end of the round. He was a claimed he could dunk the ball, al- scratch golfer and most will tell you, though no one has witnessed this his putting was to be desired. His feat. solution to his putting problem Upon graduating high school, was to buy a new putter. Needless Jim attended college in North to say, the family can account for Dakota. He entered the United dozens of putters left behind. States Army in 1957 where he Jim was a big supporter ofhock- spent just over one year on active ey in the Des Moines area. He duty. His claim to fame was that he worked with his friend, Don Geiger, was enlisted the same time as Elvis to develop a plan to form a junior Presley. The fact that Jim served in hockey league in the Des Moines Greenland and Elvis in Germany area, now known as the Des Moines made no difference to him. Buccaneers. It was under their lead- After leaving the Army, he went ership Ivan Prediger was hired as to radio school in Minneapolis. the first coach of the Buccaneers From there he secured a job as one and the franchise was built. of the first disc jockeys for KRWB Jim was a supportive father to his in Roseau, MN. It was here he met children. He was active in their ac- his sweetheart, Gudrun "DuDu" tivities whatever sport was in sea- Lund, at Earl's, the local drive-in, son. He encouraged their dreams The story has been told; Jim thought in life and was there when they DuDu had a dowry of cattle. To his needed. Jim was a loving grand- surprise, cattle did not come with father to his seven grandchildren. the deal. Instead, he inherited a They brought a smile on his face. young woman, her parents and He was great to share his cookies five brothers, with them too. Jim married Gudrun "DuDu" Jim is survived by his wife, Lund on December 28, 1963 in DuDu, children, Troy (Michelle) of Roseau, MN. From this marriage, Sammamish, WA, Kelli (Paul) they had four children. Jim and Soyer of Des Moines, IA, Todd DuDu spent most of their married (Cathy) of Sammamish, WA, Tom life in Des Moines. He was a disc (Nicole) Berger ofUrbandale, IA, jockey Jn the Des Moines area and seven grandchildren. He is also and One of the Good Guys for survived by his sisters, Trudy KIOA Radio. One advantage to (Dick) Anderson of Tucson, AZ, working in rao-ws access t0 con- Pam (Charles) Fuhrmann of cert tickets. DuDu will never let Adams, ND, and many nieces and Jim lorget that he gave away their nephews. He is preceded in death ' Elvis Presley tickets and her chance by his parents, James and Otella, to see The King. Maybe he thought and nephew, Jeff Fuhrmann. Pembina Hills Lutheran, Mountain Thursday: 2 p.m. Worship Borg. Sunday.: 9:15 Worship at Trinity 10:30 Worship Vikur. 9:15 Sunday School Trinity Lutheran, Edinburg Sunday.:9:15 Worship. 10:15 Sunday School Tue: 9:00 Women's Bible Study St John's Nepomucene Catholic Church, Pisek Sunday 10:30 am St Joseph's Catholic Church, Lankin (www.plbtriparish.org/) Saturday 5:00 p.m. Sts. Peter & Paul Catholic Church, Bechyne Sunday 8:30 am St. Patrick's C1atholic Church, Crystal Sunday Mass: 8:30 am /J uesday: 5:30 pm. Thursday: 7 am /// / St. Brigid of Ireland Catholic Church, Cavalier Saturday Mass: 5 p.m., Sunday Mass: 10:30 a.m., Monday & Friday: 7 a.m. Wednesday: 6:00 p.m. Our Saviour's Lutheran Church, Park River Sunday: 9:00 a.m. Coffee Fellowship, 10 a.m. Worship Sun. Feb. 2:9:00 a.m. Coffee Fellowship, 10 a.m. Worship, 6th annual Groundhog Day meal 11:30 a.m. Zion Lutheran Church, Hoople Sunday: 9:30 a.m. Worship, 10:30 Sunday School St. Mary's Church Saturday: 9:30 a.m. Good Sam. Center. 5 p.m. St. Mary's, Park River Sunday: 8 a.m. St. Luke's, Veseleyville 10 a.m. St. Mary's, Park River Federated Church Sunday: 9 a.m. Worship (Fordville) 9:30 a.m. Sunday School (Park River), 10:45 a.m. Worship (Park River) Victory Free Lutheran Church, Park River Wed Jan 29:6 pm Confirmation class; 7:00 pm WinGS; 7:00 pm Youth and Adult Bible Study Sunday, Feb. 2: 9:45a m Sunday School for all ages; 10:30 am coffee and fellowship; 11:00a m Worship service with Holy Communion; Grace Free Lutheran Church, Edinburg Sunday: 9 a.m. Church Services / 10:15 a.m. Sunday School Every Thursday: 9 a.m. Bible Study Bethel Baptist Church, Park River Sunday: 9:30 am worship, 10:45 am Fellowship. Wednesday: Awana Children's Ministry 6:00 p.m.. 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