Josephine Olena Wilhelmenia Hagglund, 100, Fargo, ND passed away on Saturday, December 29, 2018 at Bethany on 42nd in Fargo. She was born on May 11, 1918 in Luverne, ND to Fredrick and Edith (Gahlhoff) Dahl. Josie attended Ashtabula Rural School. She then did housework for local families and cooked at the Convalesce Home in Valley City.
On April 23, 1939 she was united in marriage to Harold Schuler at the Congregational Church in Valley City. Three sons were born to this union.
On December 5, 1952 Josie married Lawrence Hagglund at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Fargo. They had one daughter.
She is survived by her children, Vernon Schuler, Donald (Joy) Schuler, Gerald “Gary” (Jackie) Schuler, Nancy Hagglund-Morgan; 8 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; and 2 great-great-grandchildren. She leaves behind two special nieces, Fran Empky and Pam (Lyle) Erickson; sister-in-law, Elaine Dahl; and her buddy, Kitty Lily (aka Tippy Toes).
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Lawrence Hagglund; grandsons, David and Jeffrey Schuler; granddaughter, Vicki (Schuler) Haugen; daughter-in-law, Linda (Broten) Schuler; brothers, Marvin (Betty) Dahl, Vernon (Harriet) Dahl, Milo Dahl, and James (Marilyn) Dahl; sisters, Edythe (Edwin) Hagglund, Nora (Arthur) Olson, Amanda (Charlie) Premuto, Dorothy (Tiny) Dahl.
A special thanks to Bruce Morgan for his care and support to Josephine and the family.
There will be a visitation from 5-7:00 PM with a prayer service following at 7:00 PM on Thursday, January 3, 2018 at Boulger Funeral Home and Celebration of Life Center, Fargo. The funeral service will be at 11:00 AM on Friday, January 4, 2018 at Olivet Lutheran Church, Fargo with a visitation one hour prior.
Memorials preferred to the Dazey Cemetery Fund, Olivet Lutheran Church, Hospice of the Red River Valley, or a charity of the donor’s choice.