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. I PAGE 2 THE PRESS DECEMBER 4, 2013 Altru's Hospice to Host Tree of Light Memorial Ceremony PARK RIVER, N.D. -- Altru Health System, Grand Forks, ND - Altru's Hospice will hold its 26th an- nual Tree of Light Memorial cere- mony on Sunday, December 8, 2013, 4 p.m. at the Park River Ambulance building in Park River, ND, and at 5:30 p.m. at the Valley Ambulance and Rescue Service building in Grafton, ND. During the holiday season, these community events provide a way for families and friends to remember loved ones who have passed away. Please join in celebration and re- membrance at the tree lighting cer- emony and the reading of the names followed by holiday refreshments. If you cannot attend, KXPO radio 1310 AM will broadcast each cer- emony. Names of those to be remem- bered and donations were to be sub- miffed by by December 2, 2013, to: Tree of Light Memorial at Altru's Hospice c/o First Care Health Cen- ter or Altru's Hospice c/o Unity Medical Center. Donations will sup- port Altru's Hospice providing com- passionate end-of- life care to ter- minally ill patients and their fami- lies in the local area. For more information please call Jessica Schanilec Altru's Hospice Volunteer Supervisor, at 701.780.1450. About Altru's Hospice Hospice is a special kind of care for patients and families facing a life-limiting illness. At the center of hospice is the belief that each of us has the right to die pain-free and with dignity, and that our families will receive the necessary support to allow us to do so. Choosing a hos- pice is an important step. At Altru, comfort care is the hallmark of our program and because we are your hometown hospice we can identify community resources which may be of help during this time. CHRISTMAS TREF00 FORSALE! Stop by North Star Coop's Garden Center and get your Christmas Trees before they are gone! We have a variety of trees, wreaths and door swags/ Limited Supply/ Hurry in! Opal Irene McLaughlin Opal I. Samuelson, age 89 of Fairdale and Adams, ND passed away on Wednesday, November 27, 2013 in Fairdale. Opal Irene McLaughlin was born March 14, 1924 in Cleveland Town- ship of Walsh County, ND the daugh- ter of the late William and Clara (Nagel) McLaughlin. She attended ru- ral school in Lankin, ND. Opal was united in marriage to Nell Olson in 1946. On December 2, 1956 she was united in marriage to Willard C. Samuelson in Fordville, ND. The cou- ple lived and farmed near Adams, ", ND. Opal was currently living in Fairdale, ND and enjoyed helping her daughter Sheila with the Caf6 in Fairdale. Her baking skills were well known. Opal was a member of the Gustavus-Adolphus Lutheran Church, rural Adams, ND. She was an active member of the Adams American Legion Auxiliary. Opal is survived by her children: Harold (Cheryl) Olson, Lankin, ND; Rolland (Rita) O1- son, Colorado Springs, CO; Keith (Cynthia) Olson, Colorado Springs, CO; Sheila (Gene) Myrvik, Fairdale, ND; Corrine (Eric) Aasmundstad, Devils Lake, ND; Janet (Javiar) Castellanos, Santa Maria, CA. 16 grandchildren, 17 great grandchil- dren with one more on the way. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband Willard, and sister Crystal McLaughlin. Funeral services will be Wednes- day, December 4, 2013 at 1:00 PM at the Mountain Lutheran Church in Adams, ND. Visitation will be Tues- day from 5-7 PM with a prayer service at 7:00 PM at the Tollefson Funeral Home of Park River. Friends may also call at the church on Wednesday for one hour prior to the service. In- terment will be at Gustavus-Adolphus Lutheran Cemetery in the spring. An online guest book is available at: www.tollef- The Tollefson Funeral Home of Park River is in charge of the arrangements. Allen C. Greicar Allen C. Greicar, age 68 of Park River, passed away on Wednesday, November 27, 2013 at the First Care Health Center of Park River. Allen C. Greicar was born De- cember 15, 1944 in Park River, ND the son of Charles and Nettle (Cicha) Greicar. Allen is survived by his mother, Nettle Greicar, Pisek, ND; siblings: Joann Votava, Park River, ND; Irene (Harlen) Anderson, Columbus Park, MT; Lorraine (Joe) Trouba, Ray, ND; Evelyn (John) Wineski, Hugo, CO; Charles (MaryAnn) Greicar, Bis- marck, ND; Donnie (Sherry) Greicar, Pisek, ND; and Mary Lund, Park River, ND. He was preceded in death by his father Charles and son Tim. Allen donated his body to science and no services will be held. Tollefson Funeral Home, Park River, ND. n We' ve Diag osed the Issue Walsh county land near Edinburg and Hoople, ND featuring188.54 +/- acres. Expired CRP contract on September 30, 2013 makes this excellent fertile ground with a great Soil Productivity Index and great opportunity to be put into production. Property has great access with good topography, mature shelterbelts and good Whitetail deer hunting! Property Information: Acres: 188.54 +/- Legal: SW Less 51.461 Acres in the SW COR & $I/2 NWI/412-I 58-56 WALSCH COUNTY, ND YOHF ad goes here. Call 284-6333 today for rates. CONTACT Bob Pifer 701.371.8538 722 Demers Ave.EGF, MN 56721 !=t ND This sale is n'aIaged by Pifer's Auction & Realty AI statements nlade the day of the auction take pri.cedence Iver all printed materials, The ,eller reserves the right to reiect or accept any arld a!l blds. Plfer  Auctio & l%alty, 1506 29th Ave 5, Moorhead, MN 56560. Kevin Pife, ND 715 Pife ro'S 877.700.4099 WALSH COUNTY FARMLAND FOR SALE KENSINGTON TOWNSHIP Joanne L. Olson offers for sale the following described farmland: Northeast Quarter (NE1/4) of Section Four (4), Township one Hundred Fifty-seven North (157N), Range Fifty-five West (55W) (99.67 tillable acres more or less) (39.1 acres in CRP expires 2020) Written Bids will be received at the Law office of Wes R. Welch, 201 Briggs Avenue South, Park River, North Dakota 58270, 10:00 AM, Wednesday December 18, 2013. Bids will be opened at that time and place. Serious written bidders will be invited to remain and participate in oral bid- ding. The right is reserved to waive irregularities and to re- ject any or all bids. Ten percent (10%) of the purchase price will be due upon acceptance of bid. Please submit written bids by clearly identifying Olson land- sale, price per parcel NOT PER ACRE. We accept bids hand delivered, mailed or faxed. For Bidding Instructions and Land Details Contact: Wes R. Welch, PC 201 Briggs Ave. S., PO Box 107 Park River, ND 58270 (701)284-7833 Fax 701-284-7832 -- Wolsh Count g 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 Saturday 5:00 p.m. St Joseph's Catholic Church, Lankin ( Sunday 8:30 a.m. Sis. Peter & Paul Catholic Church, Bechyne Sunday 10:30 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 9:00 a.m. Coffee Fellowship, 10 am. 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) Victory rFrFrFrFr-Lran Ch-u-fi, Pa--rk-R Wed. Dec. 4: 6:00p.m. Confirmation class, 6:30p.m. Christmas Program Practice (4th grade and up); 7:15p.m. WinGS and Youth bible study, Sunday: 9:45a.m. Sunday School Christmas program practice, 10:30a.m. coffee and fellowship,11:00a.m. Worship service; Wed. Dec. 11 6:00p.m. Confirmation class, 6:30p.m. Dress rehearsal for all Sunday School and WinGS students and all teachers, 7:15p.m. WinGS and Youth Group 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. Awana Children's Ministry 6:20 PM Wednesdays. Prayer & Bible study Tuesdays at 4 PM Hofl Lutheran Church, Rural Adams Sunday: 9 a.m Worship Our Redeemer's, Fairdale Sunday: 9:30 am. Worship %_ FIIRsT UNITED .mr'--" Bank & Insurance 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 Farmers Union Insurance Co. Dwight ByronJay Thompson OFFICE: 284-6955 nwy 17 Et. ParkRiver BECOME A CHURCH SCHEDULE SPONSOR $20.00 A MONTH/ CALL THE PRESS 284-6333 TODAY/ 301 Co. Rd 12B Park River 007_ffj00 G'qA " n 0",! _sa, manta :p2 Ph. 284-7115 Fax 284-7117 Ye Olde Medicine Center o 10 Senior Discounts FREE Mail Out Service UPS Kodak Kiosk * FREE Blood Pressure Checks Hwy. 17 West* Park River 284-7676 AGASSIZ ANIMAL HOSPITAL *Complete Medical Services/ Surgical Services *Boarding *Grooming *Pet Supplies Daniel J. Koenig, DVM 284-6688 The Walsh County Press, Inc. (U.S.ES. Pub. No 665320) is published weekly on Wednesdays for $34.00 per year in Walsh County, $38.00 for out of county, $42.00 per year for the rest of North Dakota and out of state, from The Press building, Park River, North Dakota. Please allow 3 weeks to start new subscdptions or change of address 403 Briggs Ave. So., P.O. Box 49, Park River, N.D. 58270 Phone: (701) 2846333. FAX: (701)284-6091 E-mail: (U.S.P.S. Pub. No. 665-320) Periodicals postage paid at Park River, N.D., and addnal mailing office POSTMASTER: Send address changes to The Walsh County Press, P.O. Box 49, Park River, ND 58270. Policy on Corrections Any error should be reported immediately. Please check the accuracy of your advertisement the first day of insertion. The Walsh County Press will offer a free reprint in the event of an internal error. BUSINESS HOURS The Walsh County Press is open from 9:30 am. to 4:30 p.m. Tuesday through Friday. Submission deadline is Thursday at noon. Phone 701-284-6333 Fax 701-284-6091 Email: LWrrER/ Volc POLICY The Walsh County Press will accept letters to the editor and other submissions on issue of public interest. To be published, letter/article must: - Be signed and include your address. Unsigned letters will not be considered. Letters may not be used to thank specific people or organizations. - The Walsh County Press reserves the right to shorten letters, edit out factual errors and reject those deemed libelous, in poor taste or of a personal nature. - The Walsh County Press will not run letters from the same author two weeks in a row. 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