DeLores C. Hjelseth, age 65, resident
of Michigan, ND, died Thursday, April 10, 2008 at
Altru Hospital in Grand Forks, ND.
Corine Fosse was born November 9, 1942 at McVille,
ND, the daughter of Ted and Orpha (Elgin) Fosse. She
was baptized and confirmed at Norway Lutheran Church,
rural McVille. DeLores attended Pilot Mound #4 Township
School until her family moved to Michigan in 1950.
She was a 1960 graduate of Michigan High School. DeLores
married Maynard Hjelseth on November 5, 1961 at the
Michigan Lutheran Church. She began working for Dr.
Martin in 1960 and continued working for Dr. Hagen
since August of 1971. She was a member of Michigan
Lutheran Church and WELCA, the American Legion Auxiliary,
and the Michigan Ambulance for 33 years. She enjoyed
sports and watching her grandchildren play them.
will be greatly missed by her husband, Maynard of
Michigan; 2 sons, Kent (Joni) Hjelseth of Nevis, MN
and Kevin Hjelseth of Warren, MN; 5 grandchildren,
Gretta, Bettsy, Mattie, Logan, and Lexi; 2 brothers,
Lloyd (Vonnie) Fosse and Merel (Sue Ellen) Fosse,
both of Michigan; and several nieces, nephews and
extended family members.
was preceded in death by her parents; and a brother,
Funeral Service will be held at the Michigan Lutheran
Church of Michigan, ND, on Monday, April 14, 2008
at 10:30 a.m. Officiating will be the Reverend Sue
Mackey. The organist will be Sharon Young and the
soloist will be Pat Lamb. Interment will be in the
Michigan Cemetery. Casketbearers will be Jeff Fosse,
Mike Fosse, Virgil Schmidt, Scott Nelson, George Moroz,
Lance Hjelseth, Scott Hjelseth, and Derek Hjelseth.
An Honor Guard will be provided by the W.L. Cowper
American Legion Post #238 Ladies Auxiliary of Michigan.
Visitation will be held at the Aaker Funeral Home
of Lakota, ND, on Sunday, April 13, 2008 beginning
at 3:00 p.m. with a Prayer Service at 7:00 p.m. Visitation
will continue at the church on Monday, from 9:30 a.m.
until the time of service.