October 01, 2015 11:00 AMBethlehem Lutheran Church
September 30, 2015
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
September 30, 2015
- 7:00 PM
Llewellyn “Lou” Suhr, 79, died Sunday, September 27, 2015 at his home under the care of Hospice of the Red River Valley.
Llewellyn Suhr was born on December 28, 1935 in Zap, ND. He lived there until moving with his family to Hebron where he attended school. After graduating from High School in Hebron he served in the U.S. Army and was stationed in Japan for over 2 years. Lou returned to the Bismarck area where he worked for Red Owl stores for a few years. He then worked for Nash Finch (Piggly Wiggly) until retiring in 2002. Maryanne Forbush and Llewellyn Suhr were married in Watertown, SD on August 26, 1962.
Lou and Maryanne moved to Fargo in 1965. They moved to Mankato, MN for 2 years before returning to Fargo where they remained.
Lou loved spending time with his family and had a very special bond with his grandchildren. He could always be seen on the sidelines cheering them on at all of their sporting events and activities. He will be missed.
He is survived by his wife Maryanne, Fargo; children, Gary (Annabell) Suhr, Temple, TX, Shari (Rick) Runde, Fargo, Janet Suhr (Nate Christianson), Fargo; 4 grandchildren, Adam and Zachary Runde and Julie and Chelsea Suhr; 2 brothers: Lyle (Caroline) Suhr, Indianapolis, IN, and Lloyd (Deb) Suhr, Bismarck, ND; and many nieces and nephews.
Lou was preceded in death by his parents, Henry and Frieda (Lennick) Suhr; 2 brothers: Lenord and Lester Suhr; and 1 sister, Delores Sailer.
A memorial service will be held at 11:00 AM on Thursday, October 1, 2015 at Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Fargo. A visitation will be from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM with a Prayer Service at 7:00 PM, on Wednesday September 30, 2015 at Boulger Funeral Home and Celebration of Life Center, Fargo.