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Gerhard Discher

June 10, 2009


Boulger Funeral Home

Gerhard Discher

June 10, 2009


Gerhard C. Discher, 92, formerly of Davenport, ND died Wednesday, June 10, 2009 at Bethany Towers, Fargo, ND.

Gerhard was born to Gustave and Lizzie (Glasow) Discher on March 30, 1917 in Davenport, ND. He grew up on a farm near Davenport and attended a rural school in the Maple River Township. He took over the family farm with his brother Clarence at age 18 after their father’s death and later with his nephew Darrell Discher. Gerhard moved to Davenport in 1980 and continued to work with Darrell until he was 80. In August 2007 he moved into Bethany Towers.

Gerhard is survived by his sister Florence Skarloken, Fargo, ND and sister-in-law Lucille Discher, Davenport, and several nieces and nephews.

He is preceded in death by his parents and siblings, Richard, Walter, Arnold (Shorty), Ida and Clarence.

The Funeral Service will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, June 14, 2009 at Canaan Moravian Church, rural Davenport, ND. Visitation will be from 1:30 p.m. until the time of the service at the church. Burial will be at the Canaan Moravian Cemetery.

Arrangements entrusted to Fredrikson Funeral Chapel, Kindred, ND.


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