May 02, 2015 2:00 PMBoulger Funeral Home & Celebration of Life Center, Fargo
Charles L. Mjoen, 80, of Fargo, North Dakota died April 25, 2015 surrounded by his family while under the care of a compassionate staff at Sanford Hospital in Fargo.
Chuck was born May 20, 1934 near Fessenden, North Dakota to Leonard and Viola Mjoen. He attended country grade school and high school in Fessenden. He was stationed in Germany while serving in the United States Army from 1954-1956.
Chuck married Mavis Holte February 14, 1958 at Fargo’s Peace Lutheran Church. They made their home in north Fargo.
Chuck owned and operated Northport Mobil Service from 1962-1985. After selling his own business, he continued working as a service station attendant at Gateway Mobil and Ted’s Tesoro until retiring at age 79.
Chuck loved a good joke, the horse park, watching hockey, and time spent with family and friends. He loved visiting and took a sincere interest in everyone he met. He was a member of the Moose Lodge, American Legion, AmVets, and Elks.
Chuck is survived by his wife, Mavis, children Cindy (Ron) Lichtsinn, Greg (Chris) Mjoen, and Lori Borgen, grandchildren, Kyle (Jessica), Kallen, Kenzie, and Jordan Mjoen, Nate (Ellen), Mackenzie (Chris Neamonitis), Jae, and Will Borgen.
He was preceded in death by his parents, a brother, Richard, and sisters Darlene Kittelson and Margie Iverson.
A memorial service will be held at 2 pm Saturday, May 2 at Boulger Funeral Home in Fargo. In addition, there will be a Celebration of Life at the Elks Lodge on May 9.
In lieu of flowers, memorials to Moorhead Youth Hockey Association in Chuck’s honor would be appreciated.