June 14, 2019
- 2:00 PM
Richard “Dick” Arthur Charlebois, 72, Fargo, ND, passed away on June 7, 2019 at Villa Maria under the care of Hospice of the Red River Valley, surrounded by his family.
Richard was born November 5, 1946 in Minot, ND to Clayton and Margaret Charlebois. He graduated from Minot High School in 1964. Richard served in the United States Army from 1969 – 1970. He served in Vietnam earning an Honorable Discharge. Richard also earned the Vietnam Service Medal with 2 bronze stars, National Defense Service Medal, Army Commendation Medal with Oak Leaf Cluster and Valor Device, Sharpshooter, Bronze Star Medal. Richard was a member of the American Legion, Minot; VFW West Fargo.
Richard was married to Ellene (Huso) Charlebois, Minot, from 1967 to 1989. Richard then married Jeanne (Wentz) Charlebois, Fargo from 1992 to present.
Richard worked for NorthWest Airlines in Minot, ND, O’Day Equipment and sold real estate for short time. Richard enjoyed hunting and fishing, traveling and golf.
Richard is survived by his wife, Jeanne Charlebois, Fargo, ND; daughters, Allison (Charlebois) Poehls, Jamestown, ND; Andrea Charlebois (DaLee Wilkinson), East Grand Forks, MN; Jessica (Terrance) Lochthowe, West Fargo, ND; step-son Doug Wentz, Birmingham, AL. Grandchildren, Grace Lochthowe and Peyton Lochthowe. Sister, Mary Richer, Cannon Beach, OR.
Richard is preceded in death by his parents, Clayton and Margaret Charlebois, grandson Easton Poehls, sister, Barbara Worley.
A special Thank you to Hospice of Fargo and the Fargo VA Hospital for their loving care and support during Richard’s final days.
A Memorial Service will be held on June 14, 2019 at 2:00 PM with visitation beginning 1 hour before at Boulger Funeral Home and Celebration of Life Center, Fargo, ND.
Burial will be held on June 22, 2019 at Rosehill Cemetery, Minot ND at 2:00 PM with a Celebration of Life following at the Knights of Columbus, Minot, ND.
Arrangements entrusted to the care of Boulger Funeral Home and Celebration of Life Center, Fargo, ND. To visit our guestbook please go to www.boulgerfuneralhome.com