WILLISTON -- Erling Duane Gronfur, 88, Williston, passed away surrounded by his family March 1, 2018, at Bethel Lutheran Home in Williston. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, March 9, at Gloria Dei Lutheran Church in Williston. The Rev. David Maxfield will officiate and burial will be in the Wheelock Cemetery, Wheelock.
A family service open to the public will be held at 6 p.m. Thursday, in the Fulkerson Stevenson Funeral Home Chapel in Williston.
A visitation will be held Wednesday from 1 to 5 p.m. at Bethel Lutheran Home. Visitation will also be held at the Fulkerson Stevenson Funeral Home Chapel in Williston on Thursday from 9 to 6 p.m. and at the church one hour prior to services.
Duane leaves to mourn his passing his four children, Cheryl (Aldean) Landro, Ray, Daryl (Diane) Gronfur, Bismarck, Douglas Gronfur, Williston, and Kristi (Brett) Olson, Williston. His eight grandchildren, Michael (Lorelei) Landro, Erika (Dustin Jost) Landro, Amy (Ira) Walter, Christopher Gronfur, Justin (Carmen) Gronfur, Shawn (Rachel Johnson) Olson, Alyssa Olson, and Kinsi (Devan Maki) Olson. His 10 great-grandchildren, Parker and Hannah Landro, Madison and Ashley Walter, Hunter Jost, Brent, Anna and Daniel Gronfur, Mercedes and Kailyn Olson; one brother, Cliff Gronfur, Williston; sister-in-law, Arlene (Harold) Tvedt; a special cousin, Jarle (Jenny) Gronfur, Forde, Norway; and special lifelong friends, Larry and Dorinne Haug; as well as many nieces and nephews.
Friends may sign the on-line register and give their condolences at www.fulkersons.com.