Dana Bishoff

dana bishoff
Dana John Bishoff, age 69, Fargo died July 24, 2018 at Eventide Retirement Community in Fargo. Dana was born on January 30, 1949 to Dennis and Carmen (Urie) Bishoff and was raised in Brampton, ND, and graduated from Sargent Central High School in Forman, ND. Dana attended Dakota Business College and worked various jobs in Fargo. Cerebral palsy and epilepsy kept him from having a family of his own but he loved his nieces and nephews and always kept current with their many activities. Dana is survived by his siblings; Diane (Ray) Andreski, Tim (Kathy), Terry (Mary), Bonnie Faller, Randy (Joan); 15 nieces and nephews; 22 great nieces and nephews. Dana is preceded in death by his parents Dennis and Carmen Bishoff; an infant sister and brother-in-law Jim Faller. The Family of Dana would like to sincerely thank the nurses and support staff of 2nd Floor at East Eventide on 32nd Avenue S. as well as the staff of Ecumen Evergreen Assisted Living. Visitation will be held on July 26, 2018 from 5 PM to 7 PM at Boulger Funeral Home and Celebration of Life Center, Fargo, ND. The Funeral will be at 10 AM on July 27, 2018 at Nativity Catholic Church, Fargo, ND.

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  1. I always enjoyed visiting with Dana. Such a kind and gentle spirit. One of God’s great souls!

  2. Randy and Tim: Remember Dana as a great fan of our Softball Team. My sympathies to his family. Ryle Syverson

  3. Pete and I had many fun visits with Dana through the years… especially when he was driving… I am in Duluth now…. but I will be with you all ….in thoughts and prayers

  4. Thoughts & prayers are with the family. I remember him as a very nice
    young man.

    Rosemary (Zimmerman) Stieha

  5. I went to high school with Dana. He was such a kind & caring person.
    My sincere sympathy to his family.

    Iris (Zimmerman) Truesdell

  6. So sorry to hear of Dana’s passing…he was such a thoughtful, funny kind soul…Hug to you ,ALL…he is now free & dancing! Love Sonnie ,Ron & family!

  7. Our prayers to all of you..so glad we were able to see & chat with Dana at our last family reunion…what a special soul he was: Hugs & Love Ron & Sonnie Rudolf & family

  8. Our condolences to Dana’s family. I reconnected with Dana when he was at the New Horizons Manor (6th floor) on Broadway. We were both excited when we saw one another a few years ago. Also, talked to Dana on the phone several times. I went to see him at the Manor two other times and finally found out that he had moved and never got his new home. Our thoughts and prayers are with the Bishoff family. RIP Dana

  9. I had the pleasure of attending the 1968 (?) prom with Dana; he was so caring and kind. I will keep the happy memories of knowing him.

  10. My condolences to Dana’s family. We were neighbors growing up in Brampton. What a kind soul he was. RIP Dana. Sorry I couldn’t be there for his services.

  11. Brothers and sisters of Dana. I remember Dana with fond memories of our visits meeting in Fargo, and his occasional drive out to Barnesville to look up me and/or Jerry Loegering. My thoughts and prayers are with your families as you mourn Dana’s passing. I remember so well all of your wonderful family and your parents as well. God Bless you all during this sad time.

  12. I was saddened to hear of Dana’s passing. I grew up in the Brampton area and knew Dana and his family. His brother Tim and I were in the same class and Dana was in the same class as my brother Don. Dana also sang I. My wedding many years ago. Rest In Peace Dana, thoughts and prayers to the family.

  13. I was saddened to hear that Dana had passed. I grew up in the Brampton area. Dana graduated with my brother Donald. Dana sang at my wedding. He was a wonderful, caring person and will be missed by many. Thoughts and prayers for the entire Bishoff family.

  14. Diane, Tim, Terry, Bonnie, and Randy… I just saw this. So sorry for your loss. Dana was a fine man. Wish I could have helped you celebrate his life last week. You are all in Nancy’s and my prayers. All our best to you and your families.

  15. Diane,Tim,Terry,Bonnie, Randy and families. I just learned of Dana’s passing. Dana had a larger than life personality and was as kind of person you could ever meet. I remember him playing football with us in Brampton and he would drag us down the field while we were hanging onto his legs. Lots of good memories. My condolences to you all.

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