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PAGE 2 THE PRESS SEPTEMBER 1,9, 2012 Softball Tournament will take place at tile Grafton Softball Com- plex. Registration starts at 8:30 a.m. with tealns being drawn at 9.,45 a.m. and tournament play starting at 10 a.m. The cost to en- ter is $10 with proceeds tYom tile tournament going to Altru Hos- pice's Camp Good Mourning at Park River Bible Camp in honor of Kyle. The program, run by Altru Hos- pice. is an annual three-day camp for children ages six through 18 who have experienced the loss of a loved one. Through the camp, children play games and incorporate all of tile fun of summer camp with jc urnaling and recreational thera- py to help process the emotions that accompany a loss. Three of Kyle's children were able to attend the camp this sum- mer. Kyle's sister, Yolanda Syrup, said that they loved their experi- ence there. Yolanda. brother Paul Munoz, and friends Bennet Johnson and Kristen Pastorek of Grafton de- cided to continue with the tour- nament and this year, give back to the camp because, Yolanda said. Kyle Munoz Photo:Submitted Kyle loved the game of softball and he loved his children This way they could support both. In addition to the funds raised from the tournament fee and con- cessions, Yolanda said that there also would be silent auction items available to bid on. Donations have come in from Park River businesses including the Alibi, Dugout, Club. Art of Touch Salon and Spa, and Wayne's Variety as well as several f?om the Grafton community. "It's a good tournament for a good cause," she said. They hope to be able to alter- nate locations at Park River ond Grafton in future games. will be held on Monday, September 24 at 7:00 pm in the school gym in Adams to present infor- mation and answer questions regarding the pro- posed Reorganization Plan with the Park River School District. The plan will be presented and time will be available to provide public comment and ask questions. Please contact Frank Schill at the school with any questions. Marlow L. Bjerke Marlow L. Bjerke age 83 of" Park River. ND passed away Satur- day, September 15. 2012 at the First Care Health Center of Park River. Marlow L. Bjerke was born June 4, 1929 in Grand Forks, ND. the son of the late Anton and Gladys (Halvorson) Bjerke. He Graduated from Cen- tral High School in Grand Forks. Marlow was united in marriage to Edith Ford on August 17. 1949 in Park River, ND. He served in the U.S. Marines from 1952- 1954. He started working for In- ternational Harvester in Grand Forks. Following his discharge he returned to International Har- vester in Grand Forks. He trans- ferred to Fargo and later moved to Denver, CO. He retired from International Harvester in Den- ver in the late 1970's. The cou- ple then returned to Fargo and later returned to Park River, where they lived until the time of his death. He was a member of the Fed- erated Church, Park River and the Paul Farup American Legion Post # 147. Marlow is survived by his wife of 63 years Edith Bjerke, Park River. ND; brother Robert (Phyllis) Bjerke, Devils Lake, ND and sis- ter Edna Halvor- son. Bagley, MN. He was also sur- vived by several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, brothers: Buddie, William and Donald. Funeral services will be Wednesday, September 19, 2012 at 2:00 P.M. at the Federated Church. Park River, ND. Visita- tion was held Tuesday from 5-7 RM. with a prayer service at 7:00 RM. at the Tollefson Funeral Home of Park River. Friends may also call at the church on Wednesday for one hour prior to the selwice, lnternaent will be at the Memorial Park Cemetery, Park River. Military Rites will be provided by the North Dakota National Guard Honor Guard. Memorials are preferred to the Federated Church Window Fund. An online guestbook is avail- and at www.tollet onfuneral- home.com The Tollefson Funeral Home of Park River is in charge of the services. We can help. Call 284-6333 Ludger Kadlec Ludger Kadlec, 100, formerly of Pisek passed away on Sunday, Septem- ber 16, 2012 at Bethany on 42nd in Fargo, ND. Ludger was born March 26, 19 t 2, the son of Frank Kadlec Sr. and Mary (Hodny) Kadlec. He attended Pisek School and was reared on his parent's farm in Rushford Town- ship where he farmed until his re- tirement in 1976. He married Elaine Horeisi on November 26. 1942 at St. Edward's Catholic Church in Nekoma. Ludger was a melnber of St. John .Nepomecene Catholic Church of Pisek where he served on the church and cemetery boards. He was active in the community representing the Pisek School and Rushford Township Boards. He repre- sented District lll in th e House of Representatives and Senate in the ND State Legislature. He was a member of the North Dakota Wheat Commission for eleven years. He traveled extensively to foreign countries with the United States Wheat Associates promot- ing.the sale of hard red spring wheat Following retirement the cou- ple spent winters in Mesa, AZ enjoying the climate, dancing, playing cards and visiting with friends. He enjoyed hunting, sports and playing billiards. Ludger was an avid Twins fan and enjoyed wine making. He is survived by his wife Elaine, sons: Lav rence (Patricia) and Rod- ney (Audrey) both of Pisek, ND: Gontran "Buster" (Connie) Lan- gowski, Hazen, ND: nine grand- children and 12 great grandchildren. He was the 'last surviving member of his imme- diate family. He was preceded in death by his daughter, Kathy Thoreson, his parents, brothers: Stanley, Louis. Frank and Ed- mund: sisters: Louise Greicar and Emeline Langowski as well as several nieces and nephews. Mass of Christian Burial will be Wednesday, September 19. 2012 at 10:00 A.M. at St. John's Catholic Church of Pisek, ND. Visitation was held Tuesday from 5-7 with a prayer service at 7:00 PM at St. John's Catholic Church of Pisek. Friends may also call at the church on Wednesday for end hour prior to the service. Internlent will be al the church cemetery. All online guestbook is avail- able at: www.tollefsonfuneral- home.com The Tollefson Funeral Home of Park River is in charge of the arrangelnents. /_?line The Leader tn Personal RespmL e and" Support Services How LifelineW0eks Tu GetY0u Help Fast If yt tJ nHe.tt h lp, pu, ;h yell Jr" r)Hv, ;tlrl -ll hell) t ut.txin. vvt it.':t aUl.t)rTlat,it: -flt7 di -fl,'; 1.he Lif lirle Center, Traincd Personal Response Associates havc instant acccss to your pcvtincnt irformation wiU contact you immedia el'y m see wha help you need. Even if you'can't answer. 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Vikur 9:30 a.m. Sunday School St. Brigid of Iretand Catholic Church, Cavalier Saturday Mass: 5 p.m., Sunday Mass: 10:30 a.m., Monday & Friday: 7 a.m. Wednesday: 6:00 p.m. Victory Free Lutheran Church, Park River Sunday: Church at 1 l:00a.m, 9-19-12 Confirmation Glass begins for stu- dents in 8th grade Trinity Lutheran, Edinburg Tue: 9:30 Womens Bible Study, 9:15 a.m. Trinity 10:15 a.m. Sunday School v Our Saviour's Lutheran Church, Park River Sun: 9:00 a.m. Sunday School/Coffee, 10 a.m. Worship (http://www.parkriveroslc.com/) Grace Free Lutheran Church, Edinburg Sunday: 9 a.m. Church Services/10:15 a.m. Sunday School Every Thursday: 9 a.m. Bible Study St John's Nepomucene Catholic Church, Pisek Sunday 8:30 a.m. St Joseph's Catholic Church, Lankin (www.plbtriparishlorg/) Sunday 10:30 a.m. Sts. Peter & Paul Catholic Church, Bechyne Saturday 5:00 p.m St, Patrick's Catholic Church, Crystal Sunday Mass: 8:30 a.m.. Tuesday: 5:30 p.m.. Thursday: 7a.m. Zion Lutheran Church, Hoople Sunday..: 9:30 a.m. Worship, 10:30 Sunday School St. Man/Is 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, Hoople Sunday: Sept 23.10 am Joel Hylden leading - Cofee and fellowship follow Bethel Baptist Church, Park River Sunday: 9:30 a.m. worship, 10:45 a,m. Fellowship. Wed: 7:30 p.m. prayer service Our Redeemer's, Fairdale Sunday: 9:30 a.m. Worship Hoff Lutheran Church, Rural Adams Sunday: 9 a.m. Worship # # IRST Adams - 944-2231 Grafton ~ 352-3668 TED Michigan ~ 259-2112 Bank&insurance Hoople ~ 894-6123 Crystal ~ 657-2168 Park River ~ 284-7244 "True to a Sacred Trust" Hwy. 17 West * Park River 284-6086 tollefsonfuneralhome, com Farmers Union Insurance Co. 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