Richard Schense, 46, died of cancer at his home in Fargo on Thursday, the 11th of September, 2008.
Richard Alan Schense was born to Edward and Mae (Sanders) Schense on January 5, 1962 in Ellendale, North Dakota. The family moved to Enderlin and then to Belcourt, ND, before moving to Rolla where Rick graduated from High School. He earned a degree from Macalester College in St. Paul and then moved out to San Francisco in 1984. Rick worked on fishing boats in Alaska on several occasions between which he would reside in Mpls/St. Paul or California. He pursued travel, photography, film-making, woodworking and philosophy. In 2001, Rick returned to North Dakota and he and Beth were married in April of 2002. Acting on Rick?s lifelong hobbies of music and electronics, Rick and Beth established a home-based business designing and building amplifiers for musicians.
He was preceded in death by his parents and his brother, Ron.
He is survived by his wife, Beth Wollenzien of Fargo; and his siblings and their families, Sandy Hasbrouck of Petersburg, AK, Penny Welch of Seattle, WA, Kayla Bercier of Rolla, ND and Shane Bercier of Fargo.
Visitation: Sunday, September 14 from 5-7 pm at Boulger Funeral Home, Fargo, and one hour prior to the service on Monday.
Funeral Service: Monday, September 15 at 2:00 pm at Boulger Funeral Home, Fargo.
Internment: Riverside Cemetery, Fargo.
Arrangements entrusted to Boulger Funeral Home, Fargo.