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Published December 30, 2012, 12:00 AM

Agnes M.

(Plath) Hjort

Agnes M. (Plath) Hjort, 100, of Fargo, passed away Friday, December 28, 2012 at Bethany Retirement Living Center. She was born on November 1, 1912 in Park River, ND to George and Mabel Peck where she spent her childhood. Later, she attended college at the University of North Dakota, and received a Bachelor’s Degree in Education in 1934. Following her graduation, she taught for a few years before becoming an extension agent in Grand Forks County. It was there she met Wilfred Plath, whom she married on July 3, 1940 in Park River, ND and they remained married until his death.

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