Lona Hermanson

lona hermanson
Lona Hermanson, 57, Fargo, ND passed away on Saturday, May 22, 2021 at Sanford Hospice House in Fargo. Lona Joan Hermanson was a beloved mother, wife, sister, daughter and friend. She was born on September 27, 1963 in Carrington, ND. She was the fifth daughter to Larry Binder & Karen (Tesch) Renner. She attended school in Chisholm MN, and graduated from Century High in Bismarck, ND. Lona was a loving and compassionate person who loved to throw the best Halloween parties. She had the most beautiful smile and bright blue eyes that could light up your soul. Lona loved plants, being at the lake, her yard, family game nights and crafting. She had the most infectious laugh. The relationship she had with her sisters was not like any other. Lona was the ultimate gift giver and party planner. Most of all she loved and adored her husband Rob, their children, their spouses, and grandchildren; they were her world. She is preceded in death by her father, Larry Binder; her grandparents, Emil and Elizabeth Binder; Woodrow and Germaine Tesch and her step father Harold Renner. Lona is survived by her loving husband, Robert, her adoring children, Nate Hermanson (Mari), Kayla Robley (Travis), Grandchildren Anna and Yves; mother Karen Renner; sisters Deb Marturano (Joe), Gail Sampson, Gaye Nakaji (Robert) and Princess Fredrickson (John). Numerous aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Lona will be deeply missed by all who knew and loved her. There will be a Celebration of Life at 11:00 AM on Saturday, May 29, 2021 at Boulger Funeral Home, Fargo with a visitation one hour prior. The service will be livestreamed on the funeral home’s website.

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  1. Oh Lona I can’t imagine my life without you…You were my very best friend for so many years, I think of all the wonderful memories we made and I am so thankful for each of them and will never forget them. Rob, Kayla, & Nate I am so very sorry for your loss, she was a wonderful wife, Mother, and Grandmother.When I found out Kayla was having a baby my thoughts were what a lucky child, and how she was so good to Anna, the best Grandma ever. I will keep you all in my prayers. Karen to lose a daughter my heart is breaking for you, I love you and will continue to keep praying for you. Deb, Gaye, Gail, & Princess to lose your little sister I know how hard it is for all of you. Hang on to those memories you have made. Thank you for letting me spend some time with her at the end. My heart is very heavy and will be for a long time. I love you all so much.

  2. Dear Rob,
    We are so sorry for your loss. Lona brightened up our Sungate Drive neighborhood, especially at Halloween with her amazing costumes, decorations, and parties. She was a gem whose creativity, smile and kindness will be missed. Our thoughts are with you and your family.
    -Jeff and Joanne Knutson

  3. I am so sorry to hear of Lona’s passing. She was a wonderful person that I went to high school with and I will never forget her. Prayers to her family during this difficult time.

  4. Rob and family: We are so sorry to hear of Lona’s passing. What a beautiful soul she was – so kind, generous, and loving! Peace to your and family, Norma and Dave Borgeson

  5. Rob, our condolences to you and your family. Lona fit in and adapted as one of our classmates. She will be missed by all who loved her and we will forever cherish those moments we shared.

  6. Denise and I are so sorry to hear of Lona’s passing .our thoughts and prayers are with you Rob, Kayla, Nate and families. We will miss her great smile and infectious laugh.

  7. Lonnie and I are so sorry…how young she was and so full of life. Our heartfelt condolences are with Karen and all of the sisters…Debbie, Gail, Gaye and Princess. She sleeps until Our Lord awakens her.

  8. My heart just broke to hear of Lona’s passing. She was the most beautiful person both inside and out. I can’t imagine how hard this is for all of you. She loved you all so much.

  9. Dear sweet niece and family, My heart is broken and although our times together were few they are filled with memories of you I will never forget. God be with you all. Love from Cheryl

  10. I’m so very sorry we’ve lost this very bright, creative and generous friend. My sincere condolences go out to you Rob and family.

  11. I knew Lona and her sisters when we were young and they would visit Woody and Germaine. A beautiful soul gone too soon. May God help you heal and move on knowing this isn’t the end, just part of the journey. 🙏🙏prayers to the family.

  12. Lona you are so special. Teaching tacos in a bag and making omelettes in freezer bags Always had fun when your laugh silliness would make a room light up. How blessed I was to enjoy some times with you and all your sisters’ I can’t wait to see how many rooms you fix up in heaven
    I love you god bless. I will take care of those binder Girls… my heart weeps …

  13. Lana was a wonderful woman who knew how to brighten everyone’s day. She will be missed by everyone who knew her. Our condolences to her Family, especially Rob, Kayla, and Nathan.

    Forever in our prayers,
    Lin Ella T Pistol (SR) and Lin Ella R Pistol (JR)

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