Marguerite ?Mitzi? Hilber, age 90, died Thursday, April 26, 2007 at Villa Maria, Fargo.
Marguerite ?Mitzi? Bidaux was born September 21, 1916 in Mandan, ND, the only child of Sylvan R. and Bertha (Pearson) Bidaux. The family moved to Fargo when she was a teenager. She graduated from Fargo Central High School and from Interstate Business College with an accounting degree. She then worked for Standard Oil Company in Fargo. Mitzi and Bertram ?Bert? Hilber were married May 30, 1941 at St. Mary?s Cathedral in Fargo. They moved to Minneapolis, MN in 1943. She was a Cub Scout and Boy Scout leader there.
The couple returned to Fargo in 1956. She worked as a bookkeeper for McKesson Robbins, Fargo, from 1965-1973. She was the bookkeeper for Hilber Chemical Company from 1967 until the company was sold in 1989.
Her main focus in life was her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren. Her great joy was taking them horseback riding and visiting numerous local and state parks. She enjoyed the outdoors , gardening, and playing bridge. She has been a resident of Riverview Place since 2005.
Mitzi is survived by her husband, Bert; her children, Bert (Barbara), Jamestown, ND, Ralph (Christine), Sacramento, CA, Paul (Kathy) , Charles Town, WV, Keith Hilber, San Jon, NM, Margo (Randy) Bernardy, Fargo, ND, Lynette Hilber, Park Rapids, MN; 7 grandchildren; 4 great grandchildren.
Visitation: Sunday 5-7 p.m. – Boulger Funeral Home, Fargo, ND
Prayer Service: Sunday 7 p.m. – Boulger Funeral Home
Funeral: Monday, 11 a.m. – Riverview Place Chapel, Fargo, ND
Burial: Holy Cross Cemetery North, Fargo, ND
Arrangements entrusted to Boulger Funeral Home, Fargo, ND
Online guestbook www.boulgerfuneralhome.com