Gloria O. AkvikGloria O. Akvik, 85, Fargo, ND, formerly Walcott, ND, passed away Friday, December 28, 2012 at Bethany Homes, Fargo. The Funeral Services will be 2;00 PM, Thursday, January 3, at Richland Lutheran Church, Rural Walcott, ND, with Rev. Roger Reinhart officiating. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the church. Interment will be at Richland Lutheran Cemetery. Arrangements are entrusted with Vertin-Munson Funeral Home, Wahpeton.
Gloria Orrine Landsem was born on February 4, 1927, to Martin and Inga (Berg) Landsem in rural Walcott, ND. She grew up and attended school in Eagle Township south of Christine, ND. After her schooling, the family moved to Moorhead, MN and Gloria worked at the Red River Hatchery.