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Page 2 THE VVALSH COUNTY PRESS WEDNESDAY, AUGUST I 3, 2014 Walsh Cc,tm.ty Press asks the Park River " ' i g Pool ', ,00mm n to... 00that is dream lob? Leif Aune. 4. Parents: Heather Swartz of Park River. "Welder." Marshall Bourbanis. 4, Parents: Amanda Bourbanis of Park River "Racecar driver." Ella Johnson. 9. Parents: Jim and Stacy Johnson of Park River "Doctor." Brynn Johnson. 6. Parents: Jim and Stacy Johnson of Park River "Teacher." This week's Front Page Life: Charles and Shirley Lindell proudly display their wedding pnoto troT ,June 10, 1950 at the tood Samaritan Center's recent vow renewal ceremony. i I 1 Complete hearing aid care I  l. Advanced Digital Technology I  I 60 Day Digital HearingAid Trial Gary Chwialkowski ND, MN Ucensed 34 years serving the area Board Certified H.I.S.* l First Care Health Center I Grafton Family Clinic Tuesday, Aug. 19 I Wednesday' Aug. '20 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. III 9:30 a.m,- 2:30 p.m. For a t. IlllAIKilTllEl,l 701-74000 I I ll/- I.llkiAli.ii.J I l 1-800-658-3442 I I Illl0000Y000000]TI I II .. s, I [ lIB Ig , "  Grand Forks!ND ] 00/ FINANCING AVAILABLE Insurance/Medicaid  1 WayneA. Meyer Wayne A. Mey- er, Edinburg, ND, was called home to be with his Lord and Savior, Satur- day, August 9, 2014, at the Good Samaritan Home in Park River, ND. He was 86 years old. Wayne was bum December 25th, 1927, in his home at Pleasant Lake, ND, the son of Peter A. Meyer and Lottie (Wiltse) Meyer. He later moved with his family to Noonan, ND, where he attended school. He served in the U.S. Navy both during WWII and the Kore- an War. He married Virginia I. Ramsey, June 3, 1956, in Grand Forks, ND. He worked for the Standard Oil Company from 1956 to 1973 and at then for the Fire Department at the Cavalier Air Station from 1974 until his re- tirement in 1992. He sold insur- ance for No Dak Mutual and In- surance Associates on a part-time basis for approximately 30 years. He was a loving husband, fa- ther and grandfather who will be greatly missed by his family. He had a love for animals, especial- ly horses and dogs which he owned for many years. He en- joyed hunting, fishing, and camp- ing with his family. He was a true outdoorsman. He served his com- munity well by visiting shut-ins, helping those in need and sharing his faith with others and will be greatly missed as a spiritual leader and prayer warrior. He is survived by his wife Ginny, daughter Cheryl Goss of Overland Park, KS, and son Stuart (wife Nan- cy) Meyer of Des Moines, IA and 5 grandchildren: Ja- son and Jeremy Haugland, Seth, Ju- lia and Caleb Mey- er, as well as two sisters; Marlene Nelson of Kent, WA and Yvette Elsbernd of Grand Island, NE. He was preceded in death by an infant daughter Michelle DeLyn, two brothers Delbert (Bud) and Vernon (Sonny), sisters Yvonne Brandvold, Lenore Dahl, Lav- erne Holte, and Loretta Fagerland. Funeral services will be Thurs- day, August 14, 2014 at 10:30 A.M. at Trinity Lutheran Church of Edinburg. Visitation will be Wednesday from 5-7 PM with a prayer service at 7:00 PM at the Tollefson Funeral home of Edin- burg. Friends may also call at the church on Thursday for one hour prior to the service. Interment will be at Trinity Lutheran Ceme- tery, Edinburg, ND. Military rites will be provided by the Edin- burg American Legion Post and the North Dakota National Guard Honor Guard. In lieu of flowers the family would prefer memori- als to the Trinity Lutheran Church Organ Fund. The Tollefson Funeral Home of Edinburg is in charge of the arrangements. Have a really [O thank you? We can help. Call the Press at 284-6333 Wallace Howard Gtmhus Wallace Howard Gunhus, 94, passed away peacefully Sunday, August 3, 2014; surrounded by his loved ones at the Eventide Lutheran Home, Moorhead, MN. Wallace, more commonly known as "Wally," was bum December 23, 1919 in Fairdale, ND to George Gunhus and Hilda Rustan. He married Edna Thompson at Zion Lutheran Church on Sep- tember 17, 1948. They were mar- ried for 60 year. During their life together, they found great joy in their children and 16 grandchil- dren. Edna died March 12, 2009. Wally was a quiet man known for his sense of humor. Wallace loved to travel, fish, play card games, including cribbage, and most of all, spend time with his family. Wallace died aware of his need for a Savior and was looking forward to heaven, his eternal home. Wally was pre- ceded in death by his parents, his brothers Ernest and Art, his wife, Edna, and his daughter, Sue Ann. He is survived by his sister, Beat- rice; daughters, Judy (Art) Knud- son, West Fargo, Joan (Craig) Wal- stad, Longmont, CO, and Janet (Khalifa) A1-Rayes, Doha, Qatar; sons, Don (Cathy) Gunhus, Fargo, and Bob (Janet) Gunhus, Long- mont, CO; and 16 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Wallace's viewing and burial was held at Zion Lutheran Church in rural Hoople on Thursday, Au- gust 7th from 3-4pm followed by dinner and service at Bethel Free Lutheran Church in Grafion from 5-7pm. An online guest book is avail- able at: www.tollefsonfuneral- home,corn The Tollefson Funeral Home of Grafion is in charge of the arrange- ments. Glenn Alan Halvorson, Sr. A Funeral Mass was held July jChiechowski. 14, 2014 at St. James Catholic He is survived by his wife, Dar- Church for Glenn Alan Halvorson, lene T. Halvorson; daughter, Sr., 67, Gadsden, Alabama, who Courtney Halvorson; step-daugh- passed away peacefully at home ter, Lauren (Tony) Wo- with family at his bedside Friday, jchiechowski of Prattville AL; July 11, 2014.Rev. Father Jose step-sons, John (Amy) Bates of Chacko officiated. Mr. Halvorson Southside AL, Charles A. (Benji) was born December 24, 1946 in McClearia of Franklin TN, and Devil's Lake, North Dakota to Du- Christopher L. McClearia of Traf- ane and Shirley Johnson Halvor- ford, AL; brothers, Curtis (Dian- son. He was retired from Exxon Mobile and has resided in Gads- na) Halvorson of Indianapolis IN, Bruce (Judy) Halvorson of den for the past 17 years. He was Washington IN, and Donald an active member of St. James (Colleen) Halvorson of Grafion Catholic Church, where he was a member of G4iglt t of the ND; sisters Dianne (Gary) Greicar Knights of Columbus Council of Park RNer ND and Ines (Drew) 3568 and Assembly 26511 'He Aaland ot HoopleND; seven served in numerous offices local- grandchildren; two great-grand- ly and statewide. He served in the children; and a host of nieces Air Force and was a veteran of the and nephews. Vietnam War. He was preceded in Pallbearers were the Knights of death by his parents, Duane and Columbus. Shirley Halvorson; his first wife, Flowers or memorials can be Darlene M. Halvorson; son Glenn made to St. James Catholic A. Halvorson, Jr.; daughter Elsa E. School. Halvorson; and grandsons, Joshua Online condolences may be V. Bates and Nickolas Farley Wo- made at www.collier-butler.com. ' dverti ing@gmail ' , wcpa s .com , I I - Walsh County Press Church Directory 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 p.m. St Joseph's Catholic Church, Lankin (www.plbtriparish.org/) Saturday 5:00 p.m. Sts. Peter & Paul Catholic Church, Bechyne Sunday 8:30 a.m. St. Patrick's Catholic Church, Crystal Sunday Mass: 8:30 a.m. Tuesday: 5:30 p.m.. Thursday: 7 a.m. 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 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) Park Center Lutheran Church, Rural Hoople Sunday August 24, 2014-- 10:00 AM Pastor Wayne Olson speaker, coffee and fellowship following Victory Free Lutheran Church, Park River Wednesday: 6 pm Confirmation class 7pro. WinGS, 7 pm Youth Bible Study, 7 pm Adult Bible Study. Sunday: 9:45a.m. Sunday School for all ages, 10:30a.m. Coffee and fellowship 11:00a.m. Worship service 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 a.m. worship, 10:.45 a.m Fellowship. Wednesday: Awana Children's Ministry 6:00 p.m.. Tuesday: Prayer & Bible study at 7:00 p.m. Hoff Lutheran Church, Rural Adams Sunday: 9 a.m. Worship Our Redeemer's, Fairdale Sunday: 9:30 a.m. Worship Apostolic Faith Church, Park River Services at the Park River City Building Meeting Room on Sundays at 6pm. IRBST UNITED ank&lnsurance Park River - 284-7244 Adams ~ 944-2231 Grafton - 352-3668 Michigan ~ 259-2112 Hoople ~ 894-6123 Crystal ~ 657-2168 "True to a Sacred Trust" * Hwy. 17 West Park River 284-6086 tollefsonfuneralhome, corn Farmers Union Insurance Co. Jay ThompsonDwight Byron OFFICE: 284-6955 wy. 7ea,. Park River BECOME A CHURCH SCHEDULE SPONSOR $20. O0.4 MONTH! 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