August 24, 1932 ~ January 20, 2017
Mildred E. Bolgrean, 84, Fargo passed away Friday, January 20, 2017 at her home.
Millie was born August 24, 1932 in Barnesville, Minnesota to Anton and Theresa (Buth) Gehrig. She graduated from Barnesville High School in 1950. She married Norman K. Bolgrean on October 19, 1950 at Assumption Catholic Church, Barnesville, Minnesota. They lived in Barnesville until 1963 when they moved to Fargo.
She worked for many years at Dakota Hospital as a seamstress, retiring in 1988. Norman passed away on April 26, 1989.
Millie loved spending time with her family at the lake home on Prairie Lake, Minnesota. She enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren and was very active in her faith. She was a long time member of St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church, Fargo. She especially enjoyed playing Bingo.
She is survived by her five daughters: Diane (Karen) Bolgrean, Fargo, ND, Patricia “Trish” (Steve) Bossert, Pelican Rapids, MN, Mary (Clayton) Schauer, Fargo, ND, Donna Villarreal, Fargo, ND, Sharon (Todd) Sjothun, West Fargo, ND, siblings; Lois Thomson, Barnesville, MN, Deloris Hibbert, Bullhead City, AZ, Janice (Kenneth) Cook, Moorhead, MN; sister-in-law Lorraine Gehrig; 11 grandchildren: Lisa (Troy) Wolfe, Scott (Molly) Schauer, Mario Villarreal, Carmelita (Jake) Kroll, Leslie Schauer, Jacob Bossert, Matthew (April) Bossert, Janae (fiancé Jordon) Villarreal, Tyler (Melanie) Villarreal, Sara (James) Broton, Alex Sjothun, 11 great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, son, Norman Jr., brothers: Donald and Butch and sisters: Marcella, Florence and Arlene.
Prayer Service: 7:00 P.M. Thursday, January 26, 2017 at Boulger Funeral Home & Celebration of Life Center, Fargo with visitation starting at 5:00 P.M.
Funeral Mass: 2:00 P.M. Friday, January 27, 2017 at St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church, Fargo with visitation starting at 1:00 P.M.
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