5-7:00 P.M. Tuesday, March 22 at St. Maurice's Catholic Church, Kindred.
1-2:00 P.M. Wednesday, March 23 at St. Maurice's Catholic Church, Kindred.
7:00 P.M. Tuesday, March 22 at St. Maurice's Catholic Church, Kindred.
Mass of Christian Burial: 2:00 P.M. Wednesday, March 23 at St. Maurice's Catholic Church, Kindred.
St. Benedict's Cemetery, Wild Rice.
Fredrikson and Boulger Funeral Chapel, Kindred.
Henry “Hank” Wilhelmi, 83, Kindred, ND passed away March 17, 2011in Essentia Health surrounded by his family.
Henry was born April 5, 1927 in Langdon, ND to John and Elizabeth (Mack) Wilhelmi. He grew up in the Langdon area where he graduated from Langdon High School. He continued his education attending NDSSS in Wahpeton. He joined the Navy serving during World War II and served in the Pacific Theatre. On October 24, 1949 Henry married Betty Jo Stapleton and they made their home in Kindred. In 1949 Henry began working for Cass County Electric as an electrical advisor. He worked there until his retirement in 1989.
He was a member of St. Maurice’s Church. He was a proud member of the American Legion Kindred Post. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, playing pool and golf and gardening.
Henry is survived by his children, Cindy (Everett) Braseth, Grand Forks, ND; Dick (Diane) Wilhelmi, West Fargo, ND; Brad (Cindy) Wilhelmi, Sioux Falls, SD; Mick (Rod) Nett, Thompson, ND; Lisa (Keith) Leatherbury, Fremont, NE; Janine Cooke, Grand Forks, ND; 8 grandchildren; 7 great-grandchildren; brother, Mike (Deb) Wilhelmi; sisters, Aileen Bachman, Lapine, OR; Jen Melland, Devils Lake, ND; Kay Kelly, Fountain Hills, AZ.
Henry was preceded in death by his wife; parents; brothers, Joe, Tony, Ralph, Frank and John; sister, Ann Schmidt; great-grandson, Zachary Quern.
Memorials may be directed to the family.
We wish to thank all of the nurses on 5th floor and Dr. Schlecht at Essentia Health for the great care and compassion they showed to Dad.