3-5:00 P.M. Friday, January 7 in Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church, West Fargo.
9:30-10:30 A.M. Saturday, January 8 in Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church, West Fargo.
5:00 P.M. Friday, January 7 in Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church, West Fargo.
10:30 A.M. Saturday, January 8 in Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church, West Fargo.
Boulger Funeral Home, Fargo.
Bernard W. Lisburg, 93, West Fargo, passed away Monday, January 3, 2011 at Sheyenne Crossings, West Fargo, ND.
Bernard was born November 8, 1917 in Mapleton Township to Paul and Emelie (Williams). He attended country school and then school in Mapleton, ND. He married Bridgett Bertrand on June 15, 1943 at St. Anthony’s in Fargo. They made their home on the farm in Mapleton until he retired in 1985 when they moved to town. He was a farmer all his life helping even after he retired.
He was active on the Mapleton Township board during the ’70’s. He was the oldest member of K.C’s for 2 terms. He also served on the West Fargo Planning Commission. He moved to Sheyenne Crossings in August of 2007.
He loved fishing and traveling to Arizona. He was the best pool player in West Fargo. He was an avid card player of whist and poker. He was known to be a great dancer. He loved bowling, which was evident by the number of trophies he won, and croquet.
He is survived by children, Emily (Robert) Olsen, Yuma, AZ, Ann (Ralph) Schellack, Glyndon, MN, Patricia (Terry) Maloney, Overland Park, KS, Ruth (Edward) Olsker, Glendale, AZ, Lucy (Richard) Wells, Phoenix, AZ, Nancy (Scott) Jenkins, Phoenix, AZ, Jacklyn (James) Buttenhoff, Ames, IA, William (Mary) Lisburg, West Fargo, ND, Bernadett (Dan) Dillon, Payson, AZ; sister, Barbara Burley, Fargo, ND; 25 grandchildren; over 13 great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, wife, Bridgett, brother, Leroy Lisburg, sisters, Mary Vienna, Rose Matthys, Louise LeClerc , Emma Villiard, granddaughter, Rebecca.