Josephine Ann Offner, age 70, Christine, ND, died Tuesday, August 24, 2004, in her home surrounded by her family.
Josephine Private was born February 21, 1934 in Graceville, MN, the daughter of Joseph and Isabel Private. She grew up and attended school in the Graceville area. She attended Concordia College. She later worked at the Eagles and the American Legion, both in Fargo, for many years. She was united in marriage to Paul Offner in Sisseton, SD, in 1978. Paul died in 1981.
She is survived by five children, Mark (Patti) Comeau of Oakdale, MN, Cindy Comeau of Gillette, WY, Alan (Kay) Comeau of Breckenridge, MN, Lisa Comeau of Beaumont, TX, and David Offner of Fergus Falls, MN; two sisters, Bernice Ginn of Duluth, MN, and Lois Skelly of Cohasset, MN; and 10 grandchildren.
Funeral Mass will be at 10 a.m. Friday in St. Benedict?s Catholic Church, Wild Rice, ND. Visitation will be held Thursday from 12 Noon to 7 p.m. in Boulger Funeral Home, Fargo, with a prayer service at 5 p.m. There will also be visitation in the church on Friday from 9-10 a.m. Burial will be in Holy Cross Cemetery, Fargo.
Arrangements by Boulger Funeral Home, Fargo. Online guestbook at www.boulgerfuneralhome.com