Evelyn A. Gould
Faulkton -- The memorial service for Evelyn A. Gould, 55, of Faulkton will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Our Savior Lutheran Church in Faulkton. The Rev. Andrea Hoslett will officiate.
Burial of cremains will be in the Green Mound Cemetery at Leola with Spitzer-Osthus Funeral Home, 320 Sixth Ave. S.E., in charge of arrangements.
She died of natural causes on Saturday, April 7, 2001, at the Faulkton Healthcare Center.
Evelyn Audrey Fischer was born Sept. 15, 1945, to Henry and Alice (Leicht) Fischer in Aberdeen. She grew up and attended school in Leola. She did extensive traveling and lived in Australia.
She married Lex Gould in March 1985 in Australia. He died in January 1995, and she returned to the United States. She lived and worked in Minneapolis. Upon becoming ill, she moved to Faulkton to be with her children and grandchildren.
She loved playing games, playing piano, sewing and painting.
Survivors include two daughters, Trintje A. (Randy) Bauer and Vikki L. (Todd) Drobny, both of Faulkton; her mother and stepfather, Otto and Alice Haupt of Aberdeen; two brothers, Glenn Fischer of Whitewood and Perry Fischer of Watertown; one sister, Gail Krein of Denver; and six grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her father, husband and grandparents.
Norbert Bernhardt Huber
Zeeland, N.D. -- The funeral for Norbert Bernhardt Huber, 82, of Zeeland will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at the Venturia Baptist Church in Venturia, N.D. The Rev. Randy Tschetter will officiate.
Burial will be in the Zion Lutheran Cemetery at Zeeland. Myers Funeral Home of Linton, N.D., is in charge of arrangements.
Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. today at the funeral home in Linton and for one hour prior to the service Wednesday at the church in Venturia.
He died Saturday, April 7, 2001, at the Veterans Hospital in Fargo, N.D.
Norbert Bernhardt Huber was born May 21, 1918, to Gustav and Elizabeth (Ochsner) Huber on the family farm seven miles west of Zeeland. He attended the local rural school, where he received his elementary education. He joined the Civilian Conservation Corps for a couple of years and had numerous jobs in Minnesota and Idaho. He served in the U.S. Army and was stationed at Chanute Field, Ill. He was in search and rescue in Alaska until he was discharged, at which time he moved to Paul, Idaho.
He married Gwen Martin on Feb. 18, 1948. She died in a car accident on Oct. 27, 1950. After several years he returned to North Dakota and became a salesman for Neo-Life and Na-chur.
Survivors include five sisters, Ruth Foley of Medford, Ore., Esther Bauer of Bismarck, N.D., Violet Reede and Bernese Levi, both of Zeeland, N.D., and Phyllis Halbert of Santa Paula, Calif.; and two brothers, Myron Huber of Eureka and Leo Huber of Zeeland.
He was preceded in death by his wife, his parents and two sisters.
Casketbearers will be Gene Guttormson, Leroy Guttormson, Gary Huber, Clyde Huber, Jerry Levi and John Reede.
Bernard E. Emery
Mina -- Bernard E. Emery, 52, of Mina died of natural causes on Sunday, April 8, 2001, at Avera St. Luke's Hospital in Aberdeen.
His funeral will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at Plymouth Congregational United Church of Christ, 431 W. Melgaard Road. The Rev. Guy Stone will officiate.
Miller-Huebl Funeral Home, 1111 S. Main St. in Aberdeen, is in charge of arrangements.
Visitation will be from 2 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home and one hour prior to the service Thursday at the church.
Beulah Irene Bishop
Medford, Ore. -- Beulah Irene Bishop, 90, of Medford and formerly of Roscoe, died Saturday, April 7, 2001, at Providence Medford Medical Center.
A private service was held. Rogue Valley Funeral Alternatives of Medford was in charge of arrangements.
Beulah Irene Huck was born Dec. 2, 1910, to Joseph and Inda Huck in Roscoe.
She married Leone Bishop on Sept. 4, 1934, in Ipswich. He died in 1980. She moved to Medford in 1998 from Renton, Wash.
She was a member of the First Baptist Church in Medford.
She enjoyed quilting, square dancing and making jokes.
Survivors include one son, Roger Bishop of Medford; one daughter, Loris Hanks of Medford; one sister, Hazel Goodspeed of Bakersfield, Calif.; four grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and one great-great- grandchild.
She was preceded in death by one sister.
The family prefers memorials to the American Heart Association, 10 Crater Lake Ave., Medford, Ore. 97504; or the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 698, Medford, Ore. 97501.
Waubay -- Mass of Christian burial for Bernard Pischke, 81, of Waubay will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Waubay. The Rev. John Garvey will officiate.
Burial will be in the Waubay Catholic Cemetery with military rites by the Brady Monson American Legion Post No. 129. Mohs Funeral Home of Webster is in charge of arrangements.
A prayer service will be at 7:30 tonight at the church.
Visitation will be from 1 to 4 p.m. today at the funeral home in Webster and from 6 to 8 tonight at the church in Waubay. There will also be visitation for one hour prior to the service at the church.
He died Saturday, April 7, 2001, at his residence.
Bernard Pischke was born Nov. 7, 1919, to Clement and Veronica (Snaza) Pischke in Grenville. After graduating from Grenville High School in 1937 he worked in St. Paul, Minn., before joining the U.S. Navy. He began serving in 1940 and was honorably discharged June 5, 1945.
He married Frances Breske on Dec. 26, 1942, in Pensacola, Fla. He moved to Waubay and began Pischke Sheet Metal in 1947. He moved with his family to Casper, Wyo., to work for a sheet metal firm. He returned to Waubay after one year and in 1961 rebuilt his business near Blue Dog Lake. He purchased and developed property on Blue Dog Lake. He built, owned and operated Lakeview Drive-in on U.S. Highway 12 and retired in 1982.
He served as city councilman in Waubay and as commander for the Brady Monson American Legion Post No. 129. He was also a member of the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Waubay.
He enjoyed gardening, landscaping and loved trees. He was an avid reader and prolific carver of wildlife.
Survivors include his wife of Waubay; one daughter, Sharon (Larry) Eldeen of Redfield; five sons, Mike (Chris) Pischke of Bridgewater, Joel (Bonnie) Pischke of Spokane, Wash., Paul (Linda) Pischke of Louisville, Colo., Patrick (Elizabeth) Pischke of Osceola, Ark., and Charles (Theresa) Pischke of Corsica; one brother, Adam Pischke of Chicago; two sisters, Celia Miotke of Sublimity, Ore., and Anna Gruby of Sisseton; 10 grandchildren; and three stepgrandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, one brother and three sisters.
Robert 'Bob' Opp
Sacramento, Calif. -- Robert 'Bob' Opp, 47, of Sacramento died of natural causes Friday, Dec. 15, 2000, in Sacramento.
A memorial service will be at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at St. Paul's United Church of Christ in Eureka. The Rev. Dianne Rood-Kiesz will officiate.
Burial will be in the Eureka City Cemetery. Carlsen Funeral Home of Eureka is in charge of arrangements.
Robert Paul John Opp was born to Paul and Leila Opp. He was a native of Sacramento and spent many summers with his uncle, John Opp, on a farm at Eureka. He was a master carpenter for 30 years.
He served the Sacramento Regional Chapter of Habitat for Humanity and received the organization's highest award, the 2000 Cornerstone Award.
Survivors include one son, Paul Opp of Sacramento; one daughter, Ann Wilbur of Sacramento; and two sisters, Marilyn Opp Evers of Shingletown, Calif., and Kathleen Opp Shaw of Eureka.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Gettysburg -- The funeral for Dora Amundson, 99, of Gettysburg and formerly of Faulkton, will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at the United Church of Faulkton. The Rev. Lyle Miller will officiate.
Burial will be in the Faulkton Cemetery. Luce Funeral Home of Gettysburg and Faulkton is in charge of arrangements.
A prayer service will be at 7 tonight at the Oahe Manor in Gettysburg.
She died Saturday, April 7, 2001, at the Oahe Manor.
Dora LuElla Deady was born March 14, 1902, to Thomas and Lula Mae (Funk) Deady in Bryant Township, Faulk County. She attended school there and in Faulkton. She moved with her parents to Faulkton in spring 1920. She clerked at the Farmers Cooperative store.
She married John 'Jack' Amundson on Dec. 25, 1920, in Faulkton. Their first home was in Mitchell until his health failed and they returned to Faulkton in spring 1922. In 1932 she attended the Lawrence Academy of Beauty Culture in Minneapolis and took the S.D. Boards in Pierre. She worked as an operator in Pierre and Faulkton. She worked in the office of price administration during World War II. She served as Faulk County department treasurer from 1947 to 1950. She was the first woman elected to the office of county treasurer in Faulk County, serving from 1950 until 1954. She was elected Faulk County register of deeds in 1955; she resigned before completing the term to go to California with her husband. She was employed there as clerk in the Insurance Department at the Port of Embankment in Wilmington, Calif. He died in December 1986, and she moved to Gettysburg in September 1988 to be near her son. She lived at the Oahe Villa Apartments before entering the Oahe Manor Nursing Home.
She was a member of the United Church of Faulkton, a charter member of the American Legion Auxiliary Post No. 102 and past president of the Veterans of Foreign Wars Auxiliary No. 3179 of Faulkton. She also was a member of Autumn Leaves Senior Citizens Center in Faulkton, World War I Auxiliary of Redfield and the Lily Rebekah Lodge in Faulkton.
Survivors include one sister, Jennie Mae Selnes of Sioux Falls; one grandson; and two great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, one son, one brother, one half sister and two half brothers.