Lillian D. Tharaldson, 93, passed away Thursday, February 27, 2020 surrounded by family at Bethany Retirement Living, Fargo. Lillian was born February 25, 1927 in Nekoma, ND to Thorvald and Irene (Laken) Torkelson. Lillian is survived by her sons, Larry (Pat) Hell, Green River, WY, ND, Mike (Kelly) Hell, Williston, ND; daughters, Sandra (Gary) Kroetsch, Fargo, ND, Kathryn (David) Olson, Coon Rapids, MN; Step-sons, Mike Tharaldson, Maple Lake, MN, Steve Tharaldson, Vergas, MN, Mitchell (Pam) Tharaldson, Temecula, CA; step-daughters, Lynn (Dick) Lien, Walhalla, ND; 14 grandchildren; 7 step-grandchildren; 20 great grandchildren; 2 great-great grandchildren; and half-sister, Bonnie (Pat) Hosman, AR. Lillian was preceded in death by her parents; husbands, Harold Hell and William Tharaldson; son, Roger Hell; and sister, Delores Bolin.

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  1. Hell cousins:
    I remember Your mother as being beautiful and gracious during the visit my mother Ruth Hell (Clayton’s wife) and I made to ND the summer after my father passed (1959). I am sorry for your loss. May Aunt Lillian Rest In Peace.
    Ruth Ann (Hell) Brooks
    Dan Groff messaged me

  2. Grandma, you are grace and strength. You are perseverance and love. May you dance with the Angel’s and delight in God’s glory. I love you.

  3. Please call me when you get to Langdon. Cell phone number is 303-905-1622. So sorry for your loss.

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