Jessie Jean Hepper, 93, Minot, formerly of Underwood, passed away March 18, 2018, in a Minot care center.

A celebration of life was held Thursday, March 22, at St. Bridget Catholic Church, Mesa, Ariz., for former Mandan resident Agnes Kary.

Services for Walter Ehley, 91, Ashley, will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, March 21, at Zion Lutheran Church in Ashley. The Rev. Linda J. Schauer will officiate.

Lars Oynes, "A Man Before His Time," was born Jan. 6, 1920, to his Norwegian immigrant parents, John and Bergitte (Sarhiem) Oynes. He was born on the family farm south of Blaisdell, Osloe Township. There was no sterile delivery rooms, birthing medications, or soft music playing. Midwife, Mrs…

Wayne James Loh, 71, Bismarck, passed away March 18, 2018, at CHI, St. Alexius. Mass of Christian burial will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, March 22, at Church of Corpus Christi, Bismarck, with The Rev. Paul Becker officiating. There will be a gathering of family and friends one hour prior to…

Brock Affeldt, 68, Mandan, passed away March 18, 2018, at Sanford Health, Bismarck. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, March 26, at First Lutheran Church, Mandan. Inurnment will be at the North Dakota Veterans Cemetery, Mandan, following the service.

Mark Schwede, loving father, grandfather, brother, and uncle, 57, Bismarck, left this earth to be with his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on March 18, 2018, after a short stay at a local nursing home in Bismarck.

STANTON -- Ronald Malo, 74, Stanton, passed away March 15, 2018, at his home. Arrangements are pending with Elick Funeral Home, Rolla.

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Phyllis Edna Schultz (Duckwitz) passed from this world into heaven March 17,  2018, the birthday of her beloved husband, Barney, who along with Jesus, welcomed her with open arms.

Memorial services for Kathryn “Kathy” Hess, 52, Lemmon, S.D., will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, March 22, 2018, at the St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Lemmon. Fr. Tony Grossenburg will officiate with inurnment to follow in the Greenhill Cemetery at Lemmon.

Leon G. Fylling, 79, rural Turtle Lake, died Sunday, March 18, 2018, at CHI Community Memorial Hospital, Turtle Lake. Funeral arrangements are pending with Goetz Funeral Home, Washburn and Turtle Lake.

Sam Eslinger, 95, Garrison, 11 a.m., St. Paul Lutheran Church, Garrison. (Thompson Funeral Home, Garrison)

Richard Allen Naumann, 68, of Linton began his new life on March 13, 2018. He was the son of LeRoy and Alice (Bernhardt) Naumann, born Sept. 29, 1949, in Bismarck. He graduated from Hazelton High School in 1967 and attended Dickinson State College briefly before enlisting in the National Gua…

Funeral service for Jerome Tveter, 79, Dickinson, formerly of Columbus, will be held at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 20, 2018, at Stevenson Funeral Home with Pastor Joe Natwick officiating. Burial will take place at a later date.

Lawrence “Jim” Mahoney, 91, Douglas, died on March 15, 2018, at the Garrison hospital. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, March 24, at 10:30 a.m. at St. Nicholas Catholic Church in Garrison. A rosary will be said Friday at 5 p.m. at the church. (Thompson Funeral Home, Garrison)

Gladys Mae Becker, 95, of Pierre, S.D., formerly of Napoleon, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday.

Luella Birkholz, 86, died Saturday, March 17, 2018, in Bismarck.

Madella “Della” JoAnn Schaper, 80, Beulah, passed away March 17, 2018, at Sakakawea Medical Center, Hazen. Services will be held at 10:30 a.m. CDT on Wednesday, March 21, at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, Beulah, with Pastor Kent Sperry officiating. Burial will follow at Spring Creek Cemet…

Cindi Schmitz, 60, Whitney, Neb., passed away March 15, 2018, at Swedish Medical Center, Englewood, Colo. Further arrangements are pending with Barbot Funeral Home, Beulah and Hazen.

Cecilia Anderson, 81, John Anderson, 84, 11 a.m., Church of Corpus Christi, Bismarck. (Bismarck Funeral Home)

Esther Larson, 91, Beulah, died March 16, 2018, in Wilton.

Marvin "Marv" Dykema, 91, Bismarck, died March 16, 2018, at St. Vincent’s Care Center. Arrangements are pending with Bismarck Funeral Home.

DOUGLAS -- Jim Mahoney, 91, Douglas, died March 15, 2018, at the Garrison Hospital. Arrangements are pending with Thompson Funeral Home, Garrison.

HETTINGER -- Earl Strehlow, 79, Hettinger, died March 15, 2018. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday March 23, at Parkway Funeral Service, 2330 Tyler Parkway, Bismarck, with Msgr. Gene Lindemann officiating.

LINTON -- Richard Naumann, 68, Linton, passed away March 13, 2018, at the Strasburg Care Center. Mass of Christian burial will be held at 10:30 a.m. Monday, March 19, at St. Anthony Catholic Church, Linton. Burial will take place Monday at 3 p.m. at the North Dakota Veteran's Cemetery in Mandan.

Winnifred “Winnie” Wolf, 86, Bismarck, died March 14, 2018.

Arlo Schiele, 62, Bismarck, passed away March 12, 2018, after completing his route doing what he loved most, “driving his 18-wheeler.”

Donald Warren, 63, Jamestown, died Monday morning, March 12, 2018, at his home.

Samuel “Sam” Eslinger, loving father, grandfather, great-grandfather, and uncle, 95, Garrison, died March 13, 2018, at the Benedictine Living Center in Garrison. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, March 19, at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Garrison. Burial will be at the Garrison City Cemetery.

Grace Lucille (Winge) Lippert died March 13, 2018, at St. Alexius Medical Center in Bismarck, surrounded by her loving family.