orinne L. Ramsey, age 100, Fargo, ND, died on February 9, 2008 at Manorcare Health Services.
Corinne Leona Nelson was born on August 26, 1907 in Davenport, ND to Leonard and Olava (Narastad) Nelson. She was educated there and graduated from NDSU because there were not senior classes held in Davenport for two years. She married Theodore Knute Ramsey on December 28, 1929 in Breckenridge,MN. The moved to Oakes, ND in 1930 and lived there for 12 years. They bought a Coast to Coast Store in Carrington, ND and were owner/operators there for over 30 years. Ted died on September 8, 1981. Corinne moved to University Manor in 1989.
She was a member of the Sons of Norway, a literary club, book club, the VFW Auxiliary. She taught Sunday School at Trinity Lutheran Church in Carrington for many years and was an active member of the Bethlehem Lutheran Ladies? Circle.
She enjoyed crocheting?especially afghans, had a collection of over 200 dolls from around the world, and loved to grow roses.
She is survived by her children: John ?Jack? Ramsey (Dolores ?Dee?), Rushville, IL, Nelson ?Ted? Ramsey (Karen), Donna, TX, Donald Ramsey (Ann) Chesapeake, VA; 10 grandchildren; and 12 great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; and one sister: Evelyn Frosaker.
Memorial Service: 10:00 am on Saturday March 15, 2008 at Boulger Funeral Home, Fargo, ND.
Visitation: One hour before the service at the church.
Arrangements entrusted to the care of Fredrikson Funeral Chapel, Kindred, ND. On line guest register at www. boulgerfuneral.com.