Keith R. Bjerke
Keith Ray Bjerke, 68, 1711 11th Avenue N., Fargo, died Monday, July 25, 2005, at MeritCare Hospital, Fargo.
Keith was born April 24, 1937, in Watford City, ND. He grew up and attended school in Williston, ND. From 1956 to 1960 he served in the US Navy. He attended North Dakota State University and graduated in 1964. On December 29, 1962, he married Donna M. Wallace in Frazee, MN. They moved to Idaho Falls, ID, and then Billings, MT, while he was employed by Associates Finance Company. In 1966 they moved to Fargo, ND, where he worked at Job Service of North Dakota. He retired in 1996 after 30 years of dedicated service.
He is survived by his wife; two sons, Kelly (Kristi), Fargo, ND, Paul (Linda), Chicago, IL; two daughters, Karla (Thomas) Cross, Fargo, ND, Stacie (Jason) Hoskins, Minneapolis, MN; his mother, Ruth Martin Bjerke Enstulen, Williston, ND; a sister, Carolyn Bjerke, Tacoma, WA; and eight grandchildren. His father, Kermit Bjerke; stepfather, Christian Enstulen; and sister, Jean Haglund, preceded him in death.
Visitation: 5-7:00 p.m. Thursday in Boulger Funeral Home, Fargo.
Prayer Service: 7:00 p.m. Thursday in Boulger Funeral Home, Fargo.
Funeral: 2:00 p.m. Friday in St. Mary?s Cathedral, Fargo.
Burial: Holy Cross North Cemetery, Fargo.
Arrangements entrusted to the care of Boulger Funeral Home, Fargo. Online guestbook at www.boulgerfuneralhome.com