Veran Kapaun, age 83, Lake Park, MN, died Wednesday, May 25, 2005, in his home in Lake Park.
Veran Kapaun was born August 3, 1921, in Alice, ND, where he grew up and graduated from high school. He served in the U.S. Air Force during World War II, from 1942-1946. After the service, he worked for a pipeline in West Fargo, ND, for four years then worked for Union Storage for 30 years, retiring in 1982. He married Audrey Lee from Nome, ND, in 1942. He married Mary G. Larkin in Sisseton, SD, on May 3, 1962.
Veran was an avid bowler, and won many awards for his talent. He also enjoyed fishing, gardening, and golf.
He is survived by his children, Veran (Barbara) Kapaun of Fargo, Mitchell Kapaun of Crystal, MN, Jan Kapaun of Osakis, MN, and Marilyn Finley of Osakis, MN; one brother, David (Linda) Kapaun of Lake Park, MN; one stepson, Randy Brewster of Missouri; one stepdaughter, Lynn Catherine of Moorhead, MN; 15 grandchildren; and nine great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his wives, Audrey and Mary; his parents; two sisters; and one brother.
The funeral will be Saturday at 10:30 a.m. in St. Mary?s Cathedral, Fargo. Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m. Friday in Boulger Funeral Home, Fargo, with a prayer service at 7 p.m. Interment will be in Alice, ND.
Arrangements entrusted to Boulger Funeral Home, Fargo.
Online guestbook at www.boulgerfuneralhome.com