May 18, 2015 11:00 A.M. with a visitation one hour prior.Boulger Funeral Home and Celebration of Life Center
Iver “Ike” Milton Johannes age 93 of Fargo, ND died Friday, May 8, 2015, at Bethany Retirement Living in Fargo.
Iver was born October 12, 1921 in Underwood, ND to Milton and Mary Jane (Snyder) Johannes. He graduated HS from Underwood and took a two-year engineering correspondence course. He married and moved west to California where he worked for Consolidated Air Craft Corp. in San Diego, CA during the War for 2 years and then 2 years in the Army from 1944 to 1946. He spent the next 30 years working for the US Army Corps of Engineers at various locations, 12 years in the US Army Reserves and finally 5 years with Ulteig Engineering in Bismarck, ND. Iver is a past member of the United Methodist Church, the Elks and American Legion. Liked to watch all sports, playing horseshoes and bowling, reading, listening to music, bird watching and making crafts.
Ike was preceded in death by his parents Milton Wesley Johannes and Mary Jane (Snyder) Johannes of Underwood, ND, former wife Lois M. (Koenig) Johannes, Bismarck, ND, sisters – Doris (Ralph) Leidholm, Clinton, WA and Claudia Gullicks, Bismarck, ND and Maynard Johannes, Fergus Falls, MN. Survived by sons Dan Johannes (Lou Rae), Fargo, ND and Stanley Johannes (Mary Jean), Spooner, WI daughter Jane Dockter (Bryon), Prior Lake, MN – Sisters – Eileen Dell, Napa, ID, Lola Ann Andrews, Phoenix, AZ; Brothers – Merl Johannes, Fergus Falls, MN; Terry (Laurie) Johannes, Charlotte, NC; Lane (Mary) Johannes, Indianapolis, IN; 8 grand children and 9 great grandchildren.