Wolf Point Herald

Laura June Beck

Laura June Beck, 72, of rural Culbertson died unexpectedly Tuesday, Dec. 8, 2015 at the Roosevelt Medical Center Emergency Room.
Her funeral arrangements are pending with Fulkerson Stevenson Funeral Home of Williston, N.D. Friends may sign the on-line register and give their condolences at www.fulkersons.com.

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Fred McGeshick, Sr.

Fred Albert McGeshick Sr., 83, an enrolled  Ojibwe  known as “Niiwinbebezhigooganzhiiaggaabawi,” “Four Horses in a Row,” of Wolf Point, died Dec. 1, 2015, at Valley Health Center in Billings.

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Victor Thompson

Victor Michael Thompson, 58, of Billings, formerly of Wolf Point, died Dec. 6, 2015, in Billings.
A wake was held Wednesday, Dec. 9, at 7 p.m. at the new Wolf Point Community Hall. Funeral services will be Thursday, Dec. 10, at 10 a.m. also at the new Wolf Point Community Hall. Burial will be at Hillside Cemetery in Dodson following the services.

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Rosalyn Elizabeth Fowler


Rosalyn Elizabeth Fowler, 18, of Wolf Point, died Wednesday, Nov. 18, 2015.  
She was born to Ruby Lucille Whitright and Donald Lee Fowler July 10, 1997, in Wolf Point.
She had a beautiful, strong personality and she loved everyone, especially her children Jayden Lee Joseph and James Glenn Cantrell. She loved to spend time with her family.
She loved music, poetry, writing, she liked to go fishing with her dad and riding in the parade with her grandfather John Fowler. She also loved going to church with her grandmother Elizabeth Fowler at the Lutheran church.  
When she younger, she liked taking her cousins to the parks and always willing to help where she could.  She was a sharing and giving person also a forgiving person with a kind heart.  She went to school here from Head Start up to High School in Wolf Point.  
She is survived by her children, Jayden Lee Joseph and James Glenn Cantrell; lifelong companion, Glenn Cantrell; mother and father, Ruby Lucille Whitright and Donald Lee Fowler; brother, Donald J. Redstone; and grandmother, Elizabeth G. Fowler.
Funeral services were held at the new Community Hall in Wolf Point on Saturday, Nov. 28. Clayton Stevenson Memorial Chapel was entrusted with arrangements.

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Murvin Edwin “Joe” Anderson

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Murvin Edwin “Joe” Anderson, 83, died Nov. 24, 2015, in Wolf Point.
He was born to Myrtle and Edward Anderson Oct. 15, 1932, in Froid. Growing up in Wolf Point, he was given the nickname Joe by his Native friends. The name Joe is what he went by for the remainder of his life.
At an early age, he developed a strong sense of helping others. He was influenced greatly by his mother and grandmother.  They both cared for neighbors and friends at the Olsen Hospital in Scobey.
He married Marilyn Toavs on June 27, 1961. They had three sons, Murvin Jene, Mark Jeffrey and Martin John.
He served the United States for four years during the Korean War.  
His Christian faith brought him to the Go Ye Mission in Oklahoma. Later, he worked for Job Service and helped people find employment. He was passionate about his work and would often help people by giving them rides to their workplace. If they wanted to work, he would find a way to make it happen.
During his retirement years, he worked as a teacher’s aide for Maxine Strader at the Wolf Point High School. He fully retired at the age of 79.
His faith was very important to him. He accepted the Lord into his life at the age of 24. His faith was a quiet faith. He started each day reading his Bible and praying for his family.  He taught Sunday school and also served on the church board.
He was an extraordinary man who lived a full life. He loved children; he would tell stories to his nieces, nephews and grandchildren. He spent his free time woodworking, restoring old furniture, gardening and putting together jigsaw puzzles.
He was preceded in death by two sisters, Lois Anderson and Elain LaPier; and two brothers, Lyle Anderson and Richard Anderson.
He is survived by his wife, Marilyn Jean Anderson; three sons, Murvin of Plentywood, Mark of Guam and Martin of Washington; six grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were held Monday, Nov. 30, at the Assembly of God Church in Wolf Point. Interment with military honors was at Greenwood Cemetery in Wolf Point.

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