July 14, 2016
- 4:00 PM
Mavis Mjoen, 78, of Fargo, North Dakota died Friday, July 8, 2016 at her home under the care of her 3 children and Hospice of the Red River Valley.
Mavis was born March 16, 1938 in Noonan, ND to Clara and Odin Holte. She graduated from Ambrose High School in 1956. On February 14, 1958 she married Chuck Mjoen at Fargo’s Peace Lutheran Church. They made their home in north Fargo. Mavis worked various jobs throughout her life, including as a bookkeeper for the family business, Northport Mobil Service.
Mavis is survived by her children; Cindy (Ron) Lichtsinn, Greg (Chris) Mjoen, and Lori Borgen, grandchildren; Kyle (Jessica), Kallen (Rachel), Kenzie (Josh), and Jordan Mjoen, Nate (Ellen), Mackenzie (Chris), Jae, and Will Borgen, her brother and sisters-in-law, A & Tiny Holte and Sharon Holte.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Chuck, her parents, one sister, Elvis Gulbranson, brothers, Lyle, Charles, and Elwood Holte, in-laws, Darlene & Arvin Kittelson, Margie & Merlyon Iverson, Buck Gulbranson and Vi and Len Mjoen.
A memorial service will be held at 4:00 P.M. on Thursday, July 14, 2016 at Boulger Funeral Home and Celebration of Life Center. Following the service, a Celebration of Life Reception will be held at the Fargo Elks Lodge.
In lieu of flowers, memorials preferred to the Fargo Elks Lodge in Mavis’s honor.