Neil Jerome Monson
July 3, 1928 ~ May 29, 2022
Resided in: West Fargo, ND
Neil’s services will be livestreamed below starting at 2:00 PM Thursday, June 2, 2022.
Neil J. Monson, 93, passed away May 29, 2022 surrounded by his wife and family at his home in West Fargo.
Neil was born on July 3, 1928 to Art Monson and Mary Hampstad Monson at Perley, Minnesota. Neil attended schools in Perley, MN and then Gardner, ND before farming with his father. Neil J. Monson and Violet M. Nicklaus were married on August 6, 1961 at Nora Lutheran Church, Gardner, North Dakota. They farmed in Barnesville, Minnesota and Wheatland, North Dakota area for 31 years before coming to Fargo in 1994. Neil continued to farm after moving to Fargo.
Neil is survived by his wife, Violet; children, Teresa R. (Jim) Heidorn, Page, ND, Randy (Lynn) Monson, Lake Park, MN, Vicki (Kyle) Hedland, Fargo, Patricia Monson, Fargo; 9 grandchildren; 14 great grandchildren; and sister, Marie A. Thomson, Moorhead, MN.
Neil was preceded in death by his parents; his brothers, Lester, Marvin, Philip, Archie, and great grandson, Braden Dahl.