Lila's Live Streamed Funeral Service can be viewed below starting shortly before her service on Thursday:
Lila B. Charon, 85, Fargo passed away Wednesday, December 1, 2021 at Bethany on 42nd, Fargo. Lila was born November 11, 1936 in Grafton, North Dakota to Wallace and Beatrice (Anderson) Ferguson. She graduated from Park River High School where she was the Homecoming Queen in 1954. She married the Homecoming King, Franklin Charon on June 7, 1954 in Warren, Minnesota. They lived in Grand Forks before moving to Fargo in 1959. Franklin passed away July 16, 2005. She was an amazing mother and was passionate in her faith in Jesus Christ. She is survived by her 4 children, Janel (Steve) Rozek, Fridley, MN, Gayle (Paul) Brant, Fargo, ND, Franklin (Ranae) Charon Jr., Fargo, ND, Greg (Tanya) Charon, Fargo, ND; 11 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; sister, Judy Bjorge, Park River, ND and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband and brother, Richard Ferguson. Funeral Service: 2:00 P.M. Thursday, December 16, 2021 at Boulger Funeral Home & Celebration of Life Center, Fargo with visitation starting at 1:00 P.M. Interment: Sunset Memorial Gardens, Fargo. Lila's Video Tribute can be viewed below:

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  1. Dear Lila, what a beautiful soul has left this earth with your passing. You were always so hospitable, kind and sweet. My memories of you will be the total joy you expressed when you were surrounded by your beautiful family. And now you are with Jesus and your beloved Frank. You are so loved by so many and now will be missed until we see one another again.

  2. Dear family of Lila, We are so sorry to hear of Lila’s death. She seemed like a very loving person. We are so thankful that she loved Jesus, and that He has welcomed her into His presence. Our deep sympathy goes out to all of her family and friends.

  3. Gayle and Paul: Sending our condolences and sympathy at your loss. You are in our prayers.
    Tom and Jenneil Krier

  4. My deepest sympathy on your loss. I remember your mom when we played together as kids. She was a lovely lady.

  5. So very sorry for your loss. I have so many wonderful memories of Lila growing up. She was a wonderful women.

  6. Julie and I send our deepest sympathies to the entire family. I have such wonderful memories from my youth of the annual family canoe trip on the Crow Wing & time at the cabin on Leaf Lake. I remember one especially painful sunburn and Lila “mothering” me as she applied aloe vera to my badly burned back & shoulders. Lila always made sure Greg & I were well fed after a long afternoon of water skiing with Frank/Dad (he always had time for another lap around the lake). Lila was truly a gift to all of us that had the privilege to know her.

  7. Greg, Tanya, Gayle, Paul and family, Sending you sympathy with prayer at the loss of your mom. Although I only met her a few times, she had a kind heart and I know how much she loved you all.

  8. To the family of Lila . My deepest sympathy to all of you in the loss of your Mother and Grandma. I knew Lila for 7 years of my life as I dated Greg. She was always so kind and good to me . I remember our times going to the Christian club lunches together ❤ my thoughts and prayers 🙏 to all of yous May God comfort you in this time of sorrow. Keep all the wonderful memories in each of your hearts 💕 Love Teresa Sherek

  9. Beautiful tribute to your Mom. I am grateful to have known her. She was always so welcoming. Praying God’s comfort for you all at this time.

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