Aldea H. Tessier, 93, Fargo, ND formerly of Horace, ND died, Sunday, September 17, 2006 in Villa Maria Nursing Home, Fargo, ND
Aldea Helen Pronovost the daughter of Joseph and Anne (Rheault) Pronovost was born May 3, 1913 on the farm between Wild Rice and Horace, ND. She grew up on the family farm and attended school at St. Benedict?s in Wild Rice.
Aldea married Henry T. Tessier on January 16, 1934 in St. Benedict?s Catholic Church, Wild Rice, ND . The couple farmed near Horace, ND. They retired from farming in 1993 and moved to Riverview Place in Fargo. She has been a resident of Villa Maria since 1997.
She was preceded by her husband, Henry, who died in 2004 and granddaughter, Carmae McVeigh..
She is survived by five children.
Children: David J. (Marilyn) Tessier, Horace, ND
Donald G. (Marjorie) Tessier, Horace, ND
Maurice R. (Isabel) Tessier, Federal Way, WA
Delores R. (William) Drake, Horace, ND
Judith A. (Walt) Kalbus, Fargo
Two brothers: Henry Pronovost, Horace, ND
Julian (Margaret) Pronovost, Horace, ND
One sister: Marie Fosterson, Las Vegas, NV
7 Step Grandchildren
15 Great Grandchildren
10 Step Great Grandchildren
2 Great Great Granddaughters
Preceded in death by husband, parents, one brother, 6 sisters and one granddaughter.
Visitation 5:00 to 7:00 Tuesday in the funeral home and one hour before the funeral in the church
Prayer Service 7:00 p.m. Tuesday Boulger Funeral Home
Funeral Mass: 11:00 Wednesday at St. Benedict Catholic Church, Wild Rice, ND.
Burial: St. Benedict Cemetery, Wild Rice, ND