Mary Ann (Allmaras) BirkelandMary Ann (Allmaras) Birkeland, 79, New Rockford, ND, passed away Wednesday, June 5, 2013, at her daughter's home near Pelican Rapids, MN. Her cancer returned in a blink! With the heartbreaking news, Mary Ann's family surrounded her with love, comfort and care until her final breath.
Mary Ann Allmaras was born January 8, 1934, in New Rockford, ND, the daughter of Louis and Ann (Clavin) Allmaras. She went to school at St. James Academy and graduated from New Rockford Central High School in 1951. She attended Wahpeton State School of Science for nursing.