Lawrence Bjerkebeck, 79, Casselton, ND, died Saturday, June 24, 2006 at ManorCare Health Services, Fargo.
Lawrence Bjerkebeck was born July 26, 1926 in Fergus Falls, MN where he grew up and attended school. He worked as a driver and delivery person for a beverage company in Fergus Falls. He moved to Fargo, later moved to Chaffee, ND where he worked as a farm laborer for Gordon Kruger from 1955-1968.
Lawrence and Maxine Hiltwein were married. The couple lived in Casselton where he worked for the Casselton Elevator, for Frontier Manufacturing as a painter and for the West Fargo Pioneer in maintenance engineering and as a driver. He retired in 1996 and has been a resident of Manorcare for the past 3 years.
He is survived by his wife, Maxine; his children, Rhonda Hiltwein, Casselton, ND, Larry Bjerkebeck, Tammy Bjerkebeck, and June Bjerkebeck, all Fargo, ND, and Rose Wong, Portland, Oregon; and 6 grandchildren, Derek Hiltwein, Austin Hiltwein, Ethan Eberle, Maegan Eberle, Alan Dietz, and Lucas Bjerkebeck.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Louis and Ione (Monk) Bjerkebeck; his sisters, Elvina, Alice, and 2 infant sisters; his brothers, Albert, Orville, Harry, and Ollie.
Visitation: Wednesday ? St. Leo?s Catholic Church, Casselton, ND
9:30 a.m. ? 10:30 a.m.
Funeral: Wednesday ? 10:30 a.m. ? St. Leo?s Catholic Church
Burial: St. Leo?s Catholic Cemetery, Casselton, ND
Arrangements by Boulger Funeral Home
Online guestbook www.boulgerfuneralhome.com