5-7 P.M. Monday, June 28 in Boulger Funeral Home, Fargo.
Rosary and sharing at 7:00 P.M. Monday, June 28 in Boulger Funeral Home, Fargo.
Funeral Mass: 11:00 A.M. Tuesday, June 29 in Boulger Funeral Home, Fargo.
Holy Cross North, Fargo.
Boulger Funeral Home, Fargo.
Rose E. Thompson of North Hollywood, CA, passed away on June 18, 2010 at the age of 92.
She was born March 4, 1918 to Julius and Rosa Dura at home in Lomar, ND. She grew up and attended school there. She met her true love Rueben Thompson at a dance in Grand Forks where she was working. They were married in Tacoma Washington, April 10, 1946. Reuben passed away December 24, 1994 at the age of 76.
During her time in Tacoma, she worded at Harmon Furniture Company. During World War II she worked for Boeing building B-29’s, a true Rosie the Riveter.
She enjoyed being with family and painting.
She is survived by her sister Florence Myers (Leonard), Harwood, ND, sister-in-laws Audrey Dyra (Leo), Phyllis Erickson, Carol Borchert, Elaine Olson, and brother-in-law Merton (Kay) Thompson and also many nieces and nephews.
She is preceded in death by her husband Rueben and her parents, brothers Art Dura, Leo Dura, Sisters Clara Olson, Emma Miller Gladys Gehrke, Millie Weeks and Lena Maggett.