Myrtle S. Fredrikson , 83, Davenport, North Dakota passed away July 18, 2006, at Bethany Homes, Fargo, North Dakota.
Myrtle was born July 22, 1922, to Ole and Tilda S. (Halstenrud) Dale in Carrington, North Dakota. At the age of two she moved with her parents to a farm south of Leonard, North Dakota. Her father died of a farm accident when she was 7 years old and her brother was 4. They lived in a number of communities including Buffalo, Walcott areas of North Dakota before moving to Moorhead, Minnesota. She was confirmed at Trinity Lutheran Church, Moorhead, MN and graduated from Moorhead High in 1940. She attended North Dakota State University, Fargo, North Dakota for 3 years. She married Robert Fredrikson in 1944 at Fargo, ND. They lived in Davenport, ND, where Robert along with his brother Clark ran Fredrikson Hardware and Funeral Home at Davenport. Robert died in 1986. She continued to live in Davenport until 2002 when she moved to the Evergreens in Fargo, ND. In February of 2004 she moved to Bethany Homes. Fargo.
She was a member of the Phi Mu Sorority, NDSU and was a hostess at the Fredrikson Funeral Chapel, Kindred, ND from 1989 to 2002. She will be remembered for her beautiful smile and kindness toward everyone.
Myrtle is preceded in death by her parents, husband Robert who passed away in 1986, son David, who passed away in 1989 (twin brother of Peter) and a brother, Lloyd Dale, Lisbon, ND.
Myrtle is survived by her sons, Peter, Davenport, ND, James, New York, NY and John (Mindy) Fredrikson, Minneapolis, MN, and one grandson Jack Robert Fredrikson, three sisters-in-law, Dorothy (Dale) Stetson, Lisbon, ND, Helen Fredrikson Williams, Arthur, ND, and Esther Fredrikson, Fargo, ND and her nieces and nephews.
Services for Myrtle will be Monday, July 24th , at 11:00am at Davenport Lutheran Church, Davenport, ND.
Two Prayer Services for Myrtle will be held Sunday, July 23rd, at 1:30pm at Fredrikson Funeral Chapel with visitation 1 hour before and also, Sunday, July 23rd at Bethany Homes, Whiting Chapel, Fargo at 6:00pm with visitation 1 hour before.
Burial will be at Davenport Cemetery, Davenport, ND
Arrangements by Fredrikson Funeral Chapel, Kindred, ND
Online guestbook at www.boulgerfuneralhome.com