Mike Breitbarth, 44, Fargo passed away March 15, 2021 at Sanford Hospital. Visitation services will be held Monday, March 22, 2021 from 5-7pm followed by a prayer service at 7pm at Boulger Funeral Home Fargo, ND. Funeral Services will be held at Beautiful Savior Lutheran Church Fargo, ND Tuesday, March 23, 2021 at 2pm with a visitation one hour prior. The prayer service and funeral will be livestreamed on Boulger Funeral Home’s website. Burial Services will be held at St. John’s Lutheran Church Pender, NE on Saturday, March 27, 2021 at 1pm. Brian Michael Breitbarth was born July 23, 1976 in Pender, NE to Brian and Donna (Davidson) Breitbarth. He graduated from Oak Grove High School Fargo, ND in 1995. He joined the Army in the summer of 1995 and after serving his country he attended Kansas State University. While attending school Mike met Brianna Ritter on one of his many trips back home and they were married on August 7, 2004. Mike enjoyed spending time with his family and friends, but especially enjoyed his weekend rides with Bri on their Harley Davidsons, Mike loved being out on the golf course when he could, playing pull tabs with his sisters, hanging out with his dad, he enjoyed going on walks with his dog Winnie, and most of all Mike loved his new grandson Asher (his little Meho) who brought him such joy and happiness. Mike had that special gift where he could make anyone laugh and would come up with the funniest stuff. It was truly a joy to be around him and will be deeply missed. He is survived by his wife of 17 years, Bri, Fargo, ND; parents Brian and Donna Breitbarth, Fargo, ND, daughter Mackenzie Mackner and grandson Asher Michael Avery (Meho); son Ashton Breitbarth; sister Stephanie (Chuck) Beyer; sister Melanie (Jeremy) Starin; mother-in-law Lois Ritter; father-in-law Charles Ritter; mother-in-law Vicky(Robert) Turner; father-in-law Paul LeMier; brother-in-law Shawn (Tracy) Ritter; brother-in-law Travis (Collette) Ritter; sister-in-law Sabrina (Shane) Kluth; sister-in-law Michele (Mick) Klein; brother-in-law Timothy (Katie) Newgren; sister-in-law Arriel Herk; brother-in-law Colton Turner; sister-in-law Amanda (Shawn) Myers; Many aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his grandparents Ralph and Arlie Breitbarth, Mylet Breitbarth, Jessie and Naomi Davidson, cousin Jessie Russell, brother-in-law Joshua Lee and many beloved aunts and uncles.

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  1. I am so sorry for your loss. He was a good man and a good friend who is loved my many. He will be dearly missed.💔 my thoughts and prayers are with all of you 🙏

  2. I extend my deepest condolences to all of the family and friends of Mike. He was one of the most kind hearted people I have known. I will always remember his sense of humor and will always cherish our friendship.He will be greatly missed by many. My thoughts and prayers go out to everyone.

  3. Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you at this difficult time.
    With deepest sympathy.

  4. So sorry to hear of Mike’s passing. Brian, Donna, and family, our thoughts and prayers are with you. May he rest in peace.

  5. Our deepest condolences to the entire family. We pray for peace for you. We’re so sorry for your loss. Please reach out to us if we can help in anyway.

  6. I am so very sorry for your family’s loss. You will all be in our thoughts and prayers through this difficult time.

  7. My deepest sympathies to you all. You will be in my thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. Love Boog.

  8. We are so sorry for your loss. It has always been a joy to know Mike & cherish time spent with him. Our prayers are with him & all his family members. Our hearts go out to all of you!

  9. Bri, Mackenzue, Asher, Ashton, the entire family, I’m so sorry for your loss. Mike was an amazing man, he made everyone laugh and smile, and his memories that continue to live through you will continue to do so. You are all in my thoughts, and once again, I’m so sorry.

  10. I extend my deepest thoughts and prayers to you and your family as you grieve through this tuff time. God will heal your wounds and may the memories last forever. ❤️❤️❤️🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏 Remember he’s never gone, he’s just not heard. Much love. ❤️❤️❤️🙏🙏🙏

  11. My thoughts and prayers are with you. May God Bless you and help you through this time of sorrow. Love you all.

  12. My heart is heavy with sadness for a life taken to soon. I send my prayers and my love to every loved one suffering. I love you all.

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