Henry H. RiskeHenry H. Riske, a lifelong resident of Grafton, N.D., passed away at Elim Care in Fargo February 15, 2013.
Henry was born September 4, 1920 in rural Warsaw, N.D. the first child of Martin H. and Frances V. (nee Stoltman) Riske. He attended grade school in Warsaw and graduated from high school in Minto, N.D. Henry worked on the family farm until he entered the Army Air Force. During the war he was a mechanic on Lockheed's P-38 Lightening. He went to mechanic school in Santa Monica, California before being deployed to China and the Far East. He won his honorable discharge and returned home to marry his sweetheart Leona M. Misialek, daughter of John and Delphina Misialek.