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Page 2 THE WALSH COUNTY PRESS WEDNESDAY, JUNE 28, 20.17 D _ise A. Kovat Denise A. Ko- varik, age 35, resi- dent of Gmfton, ND, formerly of rural Lankin, ND, died Friday, June 23, 2017 surrounded by fami- ly at Altru Hospital in Grand Forks, ND. Denise Ann Ko- varik was bom Sep- tember 13, 1981 in McVille, ND, the daughter of Roger and Lois (Salberg) Kovarik. She was raised on her parent's farm near Lankin. At the age of 2 months, Denise contracted spinal meningi- tis. She lived with her parents and was served by Upper Valley Special Education. She also attended the North Dakota School for the Blind for 2 years and the Graflon Public School for 2 years. She was a mem- ber of Sts. Peter & Paul Catholic Church, Bechyne. At the age of 22, Denise moved to Grafion, where she resided at the REM group home. Denise will be missed by her par- ents, Roger & Lois Kovarik of Lankin; 6 sisters, Kristi Kovarik of Grand Forks, Cheryl Storhoff (friend, Wayne Barreth), of VaUey City, Kathy (Kelly) Houser of Park River, Nancy Kovarik of Minot, Julie (Steve) Anderson of Manvel, and Pam Kovarik ofLankin; 9 nieces & nephews, Taylor & Alec Storhoff, Samantha, Brandon & Madison Houser, Brayden & Roger Kovarik, Logan & Lexie Anderson; several aunts, un- cles, cousins, and her REM family in Grafton. She was preced- ed in death by her grandparents, Rudolph & Mildred Kovarik, and Clarence & Josephine Salberg. The Funeral Mass for Denise was held at Sts. Peter & Paul Catholic Church, Bechyne, rural Lankin, ND, on Monday, June 26, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. The Celebrant was Rev. Fr. Prasad Mameni. Mu- sic was provided by Debby Karas and Janet Gemmill. Burial was in the Church Cemetery. The casket- bearers were Wayne Barreth, Kel- ly Houser, Steve Anderson, Alec Storhoff, Kip Kovarik, and Shane Kovarik. Visitation was held at the Church on Monday, from 9:30 a.m. until the time of Mass. Arrangements with the Aaker Fu- neral Home of Lakota, ND : www.iversonkassianfuneralser- Evon Lafaye Satcher Evon Lafaye Satcher was born May 20, 1967, in Longview. She passed away far too soon on May 28, 2017, at the Com- muni .t7 Home Hos- pice m Vancouver after a long and courageous fight with cancer. Evon was diagnosed with brain cancer 0Vledul= loblastoma) in August of 1977. The doctors thought she would never make it to her 1 lth birthday. She fought through four surgeries, graduated from R.A. Long High School, and the family was as able to celebrate her 50th birthday this year. To this day, family and friends are comforted by the Cowlitz County community support and well-wishes Evon received when she was diagno~.xl in 1977. Her nu- merous surgeries, strength and bravery led her to live happily in Cowlitz County and the Reno area for 30 years. She is thought to be the longest survivor of this kind of cancer. Evon loved her family, bingo, going to the casino, and watching her brother bowl at Triangle Bowl for over 25 years. She never knew a stranger, only friends. She was a kind and delightful woman. Evon would give anything to anyone in need, even if it meant going with- out herself. Evon was pre- ceded in death by a son, Michael Zwiefelhofer; her maternal grandpar- ents, Gustav and Hilda Monse- broten; her patemal grandparents, Stan "Pop" and Lafaye Satcher; and her dear friend and mother-in-laW, Evelyn Zwiefelhofer. She is survived by her hus- band, Mike Zwiefelhofer of Longview; her parents, Lanny and Sandra Satcher of Castle Rock; a brother, Lance Satcher and his wife Theresa ofKelso; a niece, Jor- dan Satcher and her fiancr, Sam Reid; and a nephew, Jaykub Satch- er. Also surviving are her dear friend, aunt and casino partner, Judy Veralrud; plus many other family members and friends. loved them all, was loved by all, and will be missed more than words can say. There will never be another Evon, and heaven has a new angel. The family request, in lieu of flowers, donations be made in Evon's name to the Community Hospice or St. Jude's Hospital, which was very dear to Evon's heart. Evon requested a private graveside service. Arrangements are by Columbia Funeral Service. Roy. Rev. Orville J. Sunde, age 90 of Ed- inburg, ND, went home to be with the Lord on June 17, 2017. He was born June 17, 1927 in Fargo, ND, the son of the late Rev. John S. and Aalga (Skate) Sunde. He graduated from Christine High School and later from Concordia College in Moorhead, MN in 1948 with a B.A. Degree in Philosphy. He earned a diploma in Stenography from the MN School of Business in Minneapolis, MN. He became a Court Reporter for Ace Reporting Service and later a Ste- nographer for Union Pacific Rail- road. He also studied at MacPhail Center for Music. He was united in marriage to Marjorie Tenold in 1953 in Minneapolis, MN. He ~er~,ed in the US Army from 1953- 1955 where he earned the rank of Sergeant. Following his discharge, he entered Luther Seminary grad- uating with a Bachelor of Theolo- gy Degree in 1958. He served nu- merous Lutheran rural parishes in North Dakota, South Dakota and Minnesota. After retiring, he con- tinued his musical ministry. In 2011, he moved into the Episcopal Church Home in St. Paul, MN. He was a member of the Trini- ty Lutheran Church of Edinburg and also the Park River Christian Band. Om]le J. Sunde His pastoral skills and musical talents have been greatly appreciated. He had a deep desire to serve the Lord and to be faithful to the Word of God. Rev. Orville is survived by his chil- dren: John Sunde, Paul Sunde, Luther Sunde, Mark Sunde, Michael Sunde and Mary Sunde; 4 grand- children: Benaiah Sunde, John Alamo Sunde, Hannah Sunde and Elizabeth Sunde, 2 step-grandchil- dren: Kator Onyemenam and Sul- tana Onyemenam, and his sister Edith Hesselbrock. He was pre- ceded in death by his parents and wife. Funeral services were held Fri- day, June 23, 2017 at 11:00 A.M. at the Trinity Lutheran Church of Ed- inbttrg. Visitation was Thursday from 5-7 with a prayer service at 7:00 P.M. at the Tollefson Funeral Home of Edinburg. Military rites were provided by the Edinburg American Legion Post and the North Dakota Nation- al Guard Honor Guard. Interment will be at the Trinity Lutheran Cemetery of Edinburg. An online guestbook is available at: The Tollefson Funeral Home of Edinburg is in charge of the arrange- ments. !~,:'~l Ed Honek .... Bob P, ifer ....... i, ,iErik~,t#nley Real Estate Agent'"" ~ ..... Br'oker/Aoctioneei Auction Associate 701.741.7538 701.371.8538 701.330.7526 I: Front Page Life: THE ATV's were just about swallowed up by all the muddy water during the Grafton Ruff Riderz annual mud run held during the Grafton Summerfest activities, Pifeds Auction & Realty is pleased to announce that Ed Honek has joined their team of professionafs & will be working out of Pifer:s Auction & Realty's Grand Forks Location! "Where Quafity is Standard" "Call Scott for your farm and home wiring needs" (!: bl-331-1579 ........ , r O EMER~EN'CY SERVICE AVAILABLE ..... ':'o ND'& MN LICENSED MASTER ELECTRICIAN MILBANK HOME STANDBY GENERATOR SALES AND SERVICE SCOTT WlEDIEL OWNER Have a really Call the Press at 284-6333 I recently spent 11 days in First Care Health Center with Pneumonia. The only downside was having Pneumonia. The care I received from Dr. Johnson, the nursi .s ._. d the kitchen cannot be :": : "d 6dlE#d ifib single paragraph. I willnever forget the exceptional and personal care I received from every person on staff. Thank you all from the bottom of my heart. We truly are blessed to have this hospital/clinic in Park River. Alice Midboe Pembina Hills Lutheran, Mountain Wednesday: Thursday: 2 p.m. Borg Worship. Sunday: 10:30 a.m. worship at Gardar, Monday: Bible Study 7 p.m. Tuesday: 2:30 p.m. Bible Study at .. Borg Tdnity Lutheran, Edinburg Sunday: 9:15 a.m. worship, 10:15 a.m. Coffee Hour Tuesday: 9 a.m. Women's Bible Study St John Nepomucene Catholic Church, Pisek Sunday: 8:30 a.m. St Joseph's Catholic Church, Lankin ( Saturday: 5:00 a.m. Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church, Bechyne Sunday: 10:30 a.m. St. Brigid of Ireland Catholic Church, Cavalier Saturday Mass: 5 p.m. Sunday Mass: 10:30 a.m.. Wednesday: 12 p.m., Friday: 7 a.m.* Sacrament Of Reconciliation: Sat 3:30-4:45 p.m. SL Patrick's Catholic Church, Cnjstal Sunday Mass: 8:30 a.m., Tuesday and Thursday: 8 a.m. Saturday: 8:30 a.m.; Sacrament of Reconciliation: Saturday 9:30-10:30 a.m. Our Saviour's Lutheran Church, Park River Sunday: 9:00 AM Coffee Fellowship 10:00 AM Worship Zion Lutheran Church, Hoople Church services at 10 a.m. St. Mary's Catholic 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) Grace Free Lutheran Church, Edinburg Sunday: 9 a.m. Church Services, 10:15 a.m. Sunday School Every Thursday: 9 a.m. Bible Study Victory Free Lutheran Church, Park River Sunday: 10:30 a.m. Coffee Fellowship, 11 a.m. Worship Services Hoff Lutheran Church, Rural Adams Sunday: 9 a.m. Worship Bethel Baptist Church, Park River Sunday: 9:30 a.m. worship, 10:45 a.m. Fellowship Tuesday: Prayer and Bible study at 7:00 p.m. Wednesday: Awana Children's Ministry 6:20 p.m. High Rains MinisW: Mountain Lutheran, Adams; Bethlehem Lutheran, Doyon; Concordia Lutheran, Edmore, Lawlon Lutheran, Lawton; Nekoma Lutheran, Nekoma; Our Redeemer's, Fairdale; United Lutheran, Brocket Sunday: 8 am Bethlehem/Mountain 8 am Nekoma-layperson 9:30 am Lawton/Our Redeemer's 11 am United/Concordia Communion at Bethlehem, Lawton and United only PaW, Center Lutheran Church, Rural Hoople Sunday: Services start at 10 a.m. with coffee and fellowship following. 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No. 665320) is published weekly on Wednesdays for $34.00 per year in Walsh County, $38.00 tbr out of county, $42.00 per year for the rest of ;H North Dakota and out of state, from The Press building, Park River, North Dakota. Please allow 3 weeks to start new subscriptions or change of address COUNTY -- 320--6 - ] Peridicals pstage Pak:l at Park River' N'D" and add nal mailing ffice POSTMASTER: Send / I address changes to The Walsh County Press, P.O. Box 49,__. Park River, ND 58270~ ] k ll I ~ II Nordmark Publishing Publisher Brook Dahl ren Office Man r g age 403 Bfiggs Ave. So., P.O. Box 49, Park River, N.D. 58270 14o Viking Dr., Rugby, ND 56368 Larry Bid Freelance Photographer Phone: (701) 284-6333. FAX: (701) 284-6091 Allison Climb Editor-in Chief Kevin Skavhaug Staff Writer E-mail: Official newspaper of Policy on Corrections Any error should be reported immediately. Please check the accuracy of your advertisement the first day of insertion. 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