Elaine E. GussiaasElaine E. Gussiaas, age 86, of Carrington, ND, died Monday, February 4, 2013, at Carrington Health Center, Carrington, ND.
Elaine Emma Kuehn was born on November 13, 1926, at home in Wyard Township, Carrington, ND to William and Sophia (Vollmers) Kuehn. She attended eight years of elementary school at a rural Wyard Township school and graduated from Carrington High School in 1944. Her early years of employment were with Northwestern Bell Telephone Company as a switchboard operator in Carrington. She moved to Minneapolis for a short time working as a business office clerk at the Minneapolis Athletic Club. In 1950, she moved back to Jamestown, ND; again employed by Northwestern Bell as a service representative.