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Orville Buckhouse

July 14, 1938 - September 20, 2018

Funeral Service - Monday

September 24, 2018
- 2:00 PM

Boulger Funeral Home & Celebration of Life Center, Fargo

Visitation - Monday

September 24, 2018
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Boulger Funeral Home & Celebration of Life Center, Fargo

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Boulger Funeral Home

Orville Buckhouse

July 14, 1938 - September 20, 2018

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Orville August Buckhouse
July 14, 1938 -September 21, 2018

Orville was born July 14, 1938 to Gilbert and Ruth Buckhouse in Lidgerwood, ND He attended rural high schools and graduated from 8th grade in Hankinson, ND. Orville had various jobs as a young boy. Orville married Annette Bauer on November 29, 1958. He was in the Army from 1961-1963 where he drove ammunition trucks. Orville worked for H.V. Johnston Culvert Company for 36 years and then worked for the Fargo Park Board for 15 years. Orville retired in 2012. He belonged to the Knights of Columbus in Moorhead, MN and the Am-Vets Post in Fargo, N.D. Orville loved his lawn and garden, playing golf, and spending time with friends and family playing lawn games, cards and his Wii.

He leaves behind his wife Annette, son Craig, Billings MT, daughters Denise Smith and Renae (Trent) Hermen both Bloomington, MN and 8 grandchildren – Emily (Bill) Dempsey, Nathaniel and James Buckhouse, Meghan, David and Mitchell Smith, Rebecca and Alex Hermen along with his brothers and sisters and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, his brother Dale, and one son who died at birth.

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6 responses to “Orville Buckhouse”

  1. MADRIENNE J. LARSON says:

    TO THE FAMILY OF ORVILLE BUNKHOUSE
    I REMEMBER ORVILLE WITH APPRECIATION AND GRATITUDE FOR THE WONDERFUL 36 YEARS HE GAVE TO THE H.V.JOHNSTON CULVERT COMPAMY. HE WAS DEDICATED, RELIABLE AND EXCELLENT AT MANAGING HIS CO WORKERS.
    HE WAS HELPFUL AND ENCOURAGING TO ME AS I TOOK OVER THE COMPANY AFTER MY FATHERS’ DEATH. HE WAS A GENTLEMAN AND ALWAYS WILLING TO WORK WITH ME.

    MY SYMPATHIES TO HIS WIFE AND FAMILY.

    BLESSINGS,

    MADRIENNE JOHNSTON LARSON

  2. Irene Stolpman says:

    I am so Sorry for your loss. Keeping you all in prayer during this most difficult time. Love, Irene stolpman

  3. Vicki Buckhouse Verghese, Roger, Alexx and Logan says:

    I am so very sorry. I am thinking of you all today. Know that he is not alone. He is in good hands and awesome company with Gma, Gpa and Spanky !

  4. Sarah Hoefs says:

    Dear Family and loved ones of Orville,
    I will remember his smile, his love of books, his funny personality and compassion for others. Praying that you have comfort, peace, and love during this time.

    Sarah Hoefs

  5. Mike & Darlene Wolf Mesa AZ says:

    Darlene & I extend our sympathies to the family on the loss of a friend and fellow co worker for the Fargo Park District. Shared many memories. May his soul rest in peace.

  6. Delle Stinar says:

    So sorry to hear of your loss. I keep your whole family in my prayers. The Buckhouse family was just like mine. Suzie and I have many memories. May our Heavenly Father be with you all.

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