April 30, 2018
- 2:00 PM
George W. Ulseth, age 99 of Fargo, passed peacefully at Bethany on 42nd, April 25, 2018.
George was attended by his favorite hospice nurse, Kelly. George was born May 29, 1918 to immigrant parents from Norway in Bronson, Minnesota. He graduated from UND in 1943 and was drafted into the Army where he served as an infantry officer in World War II. He was awarded the Bronze Star, Three Battlestars, Combat Infantry Badge and Purple Heart. He received his law degree after the war and became a college professor, lawyer and a CPA. George was a member of the “Hog” Harley owners group Fargo Chapter. George will be remembered as a free spirit, fun loving guy who enjoyed riding his Harley to Sturgis, SD.
He is survived by nieces, Marilyn Ulseth of Minneapolis, Terry Clark of Moorhead, and Eleanor Heise of Eagle, WI; nephew, Charles Hanson of South Dakota. George was preceded in death by his wife Peryle and six brothers.