Fred PaulFred Paul, age 62, of Lidgerwood, ND, passed away December 5, 2012, at Sanford Hospital in Fargo, ND. A Celebration of Life will be held at Holy Cross Lutheran Church in Lidgerwood, ND, from 5:00 until 7:00 PM Friday, December 14, with a prayer service at 7:00. Memorial Services for Fred will be 11:00 AM, Saturday, December 15, at Holy Cross Lutheran Church, visitation with the family will begin at 10:00AM.
Fredrick Vincent Paul was born in Freeport, IL, the son of Vincent and Viola (Olson) Paul. He grew up in Benson, MN, graduating from Benson Senior High School in 1968. Fred continued his education at Alexandria Technical College in Alexandria, MN, where he received an Associates of Arts Degree in Drafting Design. He joined the National Guard serving his country for 6 years. Fred worked for Harvest States and GTA Grain Elevators in many sites throughout Minnesota and North Dakota. Eventually he established his own plumbing business in New London, MN.