Charles MessmerCharles Messmer, 60, formerly of Richardton, died Monday, February 11, 2013 at his home in Horace. Chuck’s Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10 a.m., Thursday, February 14, 2013 at St. Vincent’s Catholic Church, Mott, with Fr. Charles Zins as the celebrant. Interment will take place at the North Dakota Veterans Cemetery, Mandan. Military honors will follow the Mass and be provided by the Mott American Legion. Visitation will be on Thursday one hour prior to services at the church.
Charles Ernest Messmer was born December 3, 1952, in Dickinson, the son of Albert and Josephine (Koenig) Messmer. He was raised and educated in the Mott area, graduating from Mott Lincoln High School in 1971. He joined the United States Army on November 30, 1971 and served honorably until his discharge on August 29, 1973.