Jean Simonson, age 92, Moorhead Health Care Center, Moorhead, MN, died Thursday, January 26, 2006 at Meritcare Hospital, Fargo.
Jean Elizabeth Simonson was born on a farm near Brisbane, ND October 16, 1913. She grew up at Fort Yates, ND where she graduated from high school. Her father was Indian Agent at Fort Yates. Jean came to Fargo as a young woman with her family. She has lived in Fargo-Moorhead and Dilworth most of her life. She worked at the Ritz Caf? in Fargo and for various other restaurants in the Fargo Moorhead area. Jean has been a resident of Moorhead Health Care Center for the past 1-1/2 years.
She is preceded in death by her parents, Peter and Irene (Lipp) Januscheitus.
She is survived by her children, Doris Jones, Fargo, Peter (Charlotte) Bates, Ulen-Hitterdahl, MN, Leonard (Theresa) Bates, Great Falls, MT, Rose Herrera, Moorhead, MN; 9 grandchildren; and many great grandchildren; her brother Bernard (Dorothy) Januscheitus, Moorhead, MN; and two sisters, Alice Kreig, Fargo, ND and Irene Davis, Arizona.
Visitation: Monday 4-7 p.m. ? Boulger Funeral Home, Fargo, ND
Tuesday 9:30-10:30 a.m. ? St. Elizabeth Catholic Church, Dilworth, MN
Funeral: Tuesday 10:30 a.m.- St. Elizabeth Catholic Church, Dilworth, MN
Burial: Holy Cross North Cemetery, Fargo, ND
Arrangements entrusted to Boulger Funeral Home, Fargo, ND
Online guestbook www.boulgerfuneralhome.com