6-7:00 P.M. Friday, January 28 in Edgewood Vista Chapel, Fargo, 4440 37th Ave S.
10-11:00 A.M. Saturday, January 29 in St. Catherine's Catholic Church, Valley City.
7:00 P.M. Friday, January 28 in Edgewood Vista Chapel, Fargo.
11:00 A.M. Saturday, January 29 in St. Catherine's Catholic Church, Valley City.
Boulger Funeral Home, Fargo.
Daniel Mitzel, 80, Fargo, formerly Valley City, passed away Wednesday, January 26 at Elim Care Center, Fargo.
Daniel was born August 9, 1930 on a farm north of Orrin, North Dakota. He graduated from High School in Balta, North Dakota in 1948.
The Mitzel family moved to Luverne, North Dakota in the spring of 1948. Daniel married Barbara Roller on July 1, 1958, at St. Agatha’s Church in Hope, North Dakota. In the fall of 1959, they moved to a farm between Hope and Colgate where Daniel farmed until 1990. He served on the Hope Farmer’s Elevator Board of Directors for 11 years.
Since 1990 he worked for Dakota Water Users, the Highway Department, and Dietrich Bus Company of Valley City.
Daniel was involved in the Eagle’s Aries 2192 where he served as President. He was also very involved in the Knights of Columbus in Valley City where he served as Grand Knight.
Daniel is survived by his wife of 52 years, Barbara, his children Cheryl (Michael) Fenno, Colville WA, Glenn (Lynn), West Fargo, ND, Amy (Chad) DuBois, Fargo, ND, grandchildren, Gregory and Jill Fenno and Paige and Mya DuBois.
He is also survived by his siblings, Loretta Huschka, Alfred (Elaine) Mitzel, Mary Lou Roller, and Cindy (Stuart) Longtin, and sister-in-law, Marcia Mitzel, and numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Martin and Mary, brother, Balzer, brothers-in-law, Donald Roller, and Valentine Huschka, and sister-in-law, Agnes Mitzel.
In lieu of flowers, memorials preferred to Hospice of the Red River Valley.