July 8, 1946 ~ April 25, 2016
Steven George Westphal, age 69, a long time resident of West Fargo, ND, passed away in the presence of his loving and caring wife on April 25, 2016 at his residence after battling cancer for four years. Steven was born on July 8, 1946 in Bismarck, ND, the son of George and Adele (Rutkowsky) Westphal. He graduated from Riverdale High School in Riverdale, ND. Steven was united in marriage to Sherrie Maas on June 10, 1966 in Hazen, ND. He worked for over 25 years as a District Sales Representative for McKee Foods. Steven is survived by his wife, Sherrie; his sons – Stacey and Jason (Molly) Westphal all of West Fargo, ND; his brother, George (Janet) Westphal of Bismarck, ND; and his sisters – Nicole Westphal of Albuquerque, NM; and Robin (Steve) Alaimo of Orlando, FL. Also surviving are his grandchildren – Megan of Fargo; Bryce, Zach and Brady all of West Fargo. Steven was preceded in death by his parents and one brother, Jerry. The family of Steven wishes to extend our sincere thanks to Hospice of the Red River Valley. In lieu of flowers, the family encourages donations to Hospice of the Red River Valley. VISITATION: 5-7 PM Thursday, April 28, 2016 at Boulger Funeral Home in Fargo (123 10th Street South) –and also one hour prior to the service in the funeral home on Friday PRAYER SERVICE: 7 PM Thursday at Boulger Funeral Home FUNERAL SERVICE: 10 AM Friday, April 29, 2016 at Boulger Funeral Home in Fargo – with a reception following in the Celebration of Life Center at Boulger Funeral Home
I’m so sorry to here about Steve. Now he is pain free and resting in the arms of his Father!
Sherrie my prayers are with you and your family this day-
I am so sorry for your loss. I remember cutting Steve’s hair many years ago and he was always such a character! Always a story to tell me or a joke to share! 🙂 May the memories help you all get through this sad time. Hugs to all!!
My condolences to the family on the loss of your loved one. Losing someone you love is truly difficult and I know Steven will be missed. Please know our heavenly Father holds out promises that can help us with our sorrow. One such promise is that death soon will be done away with forever (Revelation 21:4) and another promise is that “there is going to be a resurrection.” (Acts 24:15) I pray these promises from God, who cannot lie, (Titus 1:2) bring you comfort.
Thoughts and prayers to all of you at this difficult time in your lives. Memories of Steve will last a lifetime and remember he is pain free now and will be watching over all his loved ones. RIP Steve!!