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Page 2 THE WALSH COUNTY PRESS WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 30, 2015 GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- The 6thAnnual Sunshine Fest is open for registration! You can register for the 3K indoor walk, 5K out- door fun run, or to be a volunteer. Kick offwill begin at 9 a.m. at the Ralph Engelstad Arena on January 30th, 2015. There will be a health and wellness fair, fun activities, music, and great prizes for all ages that you will not want to miss! Visit www.Sunshine- to register or for more information. Participation through commu- nity, family, and corporate teams is encouraged as it demonstrates a strong commitment to :health and wellness and philanthropic giving to the con'nnunity. Ifa business or group would like to be a part of the health and wellness fair, please email Raffle tickets 'are available to purchase and sell. You can pick them up at the Altru Gift Shop, at the Sunshine Memorial Founda- tion office, or by calling 701.738.2462 for $10 each. Prizes include a $2500 Exilis Elite Skin Tightening Package from Truyu, Hugo's Gift Card for $700, a $500 Gift Card from L&M Meats, Medora Package for $500 that includes Lodging, Musical, Pitch Fork Fondue, and 2 rounds of Golf at Bully Pulpit, and a Gift Cer- tificate from Dusterhoft Family Stores that is worth $500! All proceeds from Sunshine Feet will support the Sunshine Hospitality Home project that will provide shelter and care for those now open Donovan Larson, presidem and CEO has been amazed by the commitment and passion that has gone into Sunshine Feet the past five years. "What began as an idea of a few to have fun and help others in Shannon's name has become a wonderful comnmnity event led by many," said Larson. "We at Sun- shine are truly thankful for all of those people that have volun- teered their time, talents and treas- ures. Without them and the thou- sands of participants that have attended, Sunshine Feet couldn't have grown into what it is today. We're excited to again bring every- one together again for some fam- ily fun on January 30th because everyone can use a little sunshine in January!" Sunshine Memorial Founda- tion is a North Dakota nonprofit that was established by Van and Dee Larson in memory and in hon- or of their daughter, Shannon "Sunshine" Larson, who passed away in 2007, at the age of 31, from heat stroke while she was hiking in Arizona. The purpose of the foundation is to raise money for charitable programs promoting Shannon's attitude of helping oth- ers. The mission of the foundation is to support the development and implementation of programs and projects locally and throughout the United States that focus on pro- viding education and resources in areas of health, wellness, hydra- tion, and hiker awareness. Scott Dub Scott Dub, 51, Strasburg, ND died Saturday, Decem- ber 12, 2015 at CHI St. Alexius hospital in Bismarck, ND. Mass of Chris- tian Burial was held at 10:30 am on Thursday, Decem- ber 17, 2015 at Sts. Peter & Paul Catholic Church, Strasburg with Rev. Jason Signalness officiating. Bur- ial will be at Calvary Cemetery, Park River, ND at a later date. Vis- itation was from 5-9 pm at Myers Funeral Home, Linton, ND on Wednesday with a Rosary/Prayer Service at 7:00pm. Visitation con- tinued for one hour before time of service at the church on Thursday. Scott Louis Dub was born June 17, 1964 to Clem and Shirley (Jagow) Dub. Scott was raised on the family farm in Park River and graduated from Park River High School in 1982. Following High School, Scott played USHL hockey 2 years for the Sioux City Musketeers. He was selected and played for/he USHL Olympic team winning the gold in Switzerland. From 1984- He could not get fanning out of his blood and worked for RDO farms for 16 years which brought him to Stras- burg. He spent 4 winters coaching the Hazen-Beulah hock- ey teams. He was currently employed with Em- mons County, Lin- ton. He truly enjoyed his job and loved living in Strasburg where he could enjoy his true pas- sion hunting and fishing. When it came to fishing there wasn't anyone better or at least he would make you think this. He will always be remembered for his intensity, determination and hard work in everything he did. His dogs, Jake and Junior were a huge part of his life and he loved them like they were his children. Scott is survived by his parents, Clem and Shirley Dub, Park Riv- er; two brothers, Shawn (Connie), Anoka MN, Steve (Deb), Baldwin; one sister, Shelly (Scott Daley), Park River; nephews, Justin (Meghan), Nevin, Tyler, Thomas, Chris, Spencer, Ryan; nieces, Jessica, Sarah, Rachel; a great-niece, Ariana 1988 Scott Played hockey for The and great-nephew, Ronin; a really Fighting Sioux winning the national close friend, Charmain Mosset, championship in 1987. Scott grad- Strasburg; and numerous friends uated from UND in 1989 with a de- from the Strasburg area that were his gree in Parks and Recreation. second family. traveling to seek medical care in For more information, visit Stars Johnny Heisler for a rebound. The Titans recently the regional colnmunity, Front Page Life: Titans Shawn Olson fights with North battled the Bearcats in Crystal coming up short 50-42. I~~~~...I ~o ~o~,oso: ] is your address changing as well? ]PembinawedgewoodCOunty MemoriaIManorHOSpital I Let us know I Sign on BONUS CNAs & LPNs I beforeyou go I We ,are currently in.need of . ...... We are curf ntly]n need of the following positions: LPNs Apply 2:; i21e:ew a :';2:-2I i:;-h2;oP8t f;':r :rinCfo;t2Xtti Hu man Peter Midgarden Peter Neil Midgarden was born in Grafton, North Dakota, on March 10, 1935. He graduated from Park River High School in 1953 and was ap- pointed to the Naval Academy and grad' uated in 1958. His next stop was Pen- sacola, FL where he became a Naval Aviator. He piloted many of mili- tary aircraft for the next 20 years, flying sorties in A-7 Corsair Irs from aircraft carriers during the Vietnam conflict. He retired with the rank of Captain after serving in NATO as the representative be- tween US and allied forces, for which he was awarded the third highest award given by the Defense Department, the Defense Merito- rious Service Medal. When he retried, he and his wife chose to live in Silverhill, AL, where for the rest of his life he tend- ed to the needs of family, church and the community. He invested in the lives of youth as a Cub Scout leader for many years. He was a beekeeper, gardener, fruit and veg- etable grower, boat builder, wood- worker, and baker of specialties from his Norwegian heritage. Mr. Midgarden passed away Friday, December 18, 2015. He was preceded in death by his parents, Gunder and Flo- rence Peters Midgar- den and brother, Nels Midgarden. He is survived by his wife of 54 years, Aleda Avera Midgarden; son, David (Silvia) Midgarden of Guatemala City, Guatemala; daugh- ter, Anne (Gregg Fu- gate) Midgarden of Wapakoneta, OH; brother, James (Vickie) Midgarden of Grafton, sister, Sue (Ron) Nichols of Mandan, ND; sister-in-law Sonia Midgarden, wife of Nels Midgar- den; and three grandchildren, Patrick Nels, Agostina and Peter Midgarden ..... Funeral services were held Tues- day, December 22, 2015 at 2 PM at the Zion Lutheran Church in Sil- verhill, AL. A visitation was held one hour prior to the services in the Fellowship Hall of Zion Lutheran Church. Interment will be held in the Sil- verhill Cemetery in Silverhill, AU Memorials may be made to Zion Lutheran Church. Anangements are by Mack Fu- neral Home & Crematory, HWY 59, Robertsdale, AL. - See more at: bile/obituary.aspx?n=peter-n- midgarden&pid= 176957645&thid =5598#sthash.psbmhU33.dpuf ...Ruth said, "Do not urge me to leave you or turn back from following you; for where you go, I will go, and where you lodge, I will lodge. Your people and your God, my God." ...... Detail of "Ruth Declares Her Loyalty RUTH 1:16 to Naomi" by Pieter Lastma,l (1614) 2015 by King Features Syndicate, Inc. World rights reserved. Have a really thank you? We can help. Call the Press at 284-6333 Pembina Hills Lutheran, Mountain St. Patrick's Catholic Church, Crystal Wednesday- No Confirmation, Thursday 2:00pm Borg Worship Sunday Mass: 8:30 a.m., Tuesday: 5:30 p.m., Thursday: 7 a.m. Sunday- 10:30am WORSHIP at Vikur Communion No Sunday School, Tuesday- 2:30pm Bible Study at Borg St. Brigid of Ireland Catholic Church, Cavalier Saturday Mass: 5 p.m.. Sunday Mass: 10:30 a.m.. Monday & Friday: Trinity Lutheran, Edinburg 7 a.m., Wednesday: 6:00 p.m. No Confirmation, Sunday 9:15 Worship, 10:15 Sunday School, Tue: 9:00 Women's Bible Study Wednesday: St John Nepomucene Catholic Church, Pisek Saturday 5:00 p.m. St Joseph's Catholic Church, Lanldn ( Sunday 8:30 p.m. Sis. Peter & Paul Catholic Church, Bechyne Sunday 10:30 p.m. 10:00 Our ~vioufs Lutheran Church, Park River 9:00 AM Coffee/NO Sunday School or Adult Study AM Worship/Communion 11:00 AM Youth Committee Meeting Zion Lutheran Church, Hoeple Sunday School stating at 9 a.m., Church services at 10 a.m. 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 Wednesday: No Activities, Sunday: No Sunday School, 11:00 Worship Service Sunday: 9 Grace Free Lutheran Church, Edinburg a.m. Church Services/10:15 a.m. Sunday School Every Thursday: 9 a.m. Bible Study I-loft Lutheran Church, Rural Adams Sunday: 9 a.m. Worship Bethel Bap'dst 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. Park River ~ 284-7244 Adams ~ 944-2231 Grafton ~ 352-3668 Michigan ~ 259-2112 Hoople ~ 894-6123 Crystal ~ 657-2168 "True to a Sacred Trust" llwy. 17 West * park River 284-6086 tollef Farmers Union Insurance Co. 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