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Published June 12, 2013, 12:00 AM

Theodore J. "Ted' Lepine

Theodore John “Ted” Lepine, son of Azarie and Emma Boule Lepine was born 12-24-1916 in Eddy County North Dakota. He and his family moved to Quebec in the spring of 1922 where he spent his early years and attended school. Later the family moved back to the McHenry, ND area. He wed Helene Krueger on 9-23-1939 at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, Enderlin, ND. After their marriage the couple lived in Fargo, ND and during World War Two they resided in Bremerton, WA where he worked at the Puget Sound Navy Yards. In October 1945 Ted and his brother, Joe, founded Standard Sheet Metal Works, Fargo, where he worked in this business until his retirement in 1978. For many years the family enjoyed their cottage on Sunset Beach, Lake Lizzie, MN. In September 2004 Ted moved his residence to Riverview Place of Fargo, He enjoyed hunting, fishing, and baseball and was especially proud of his French heritage and was a devout Catholic. He passed away June 7, 2013 at a Fargo hospital.

He is survived by his daughter, Sharon and husband Matt, Fargo, ND and son Steven, Georgetown, MN; Grandchildren: Mark Wolf, West Fargo, ND, David And Sara Wolf, Brandon, MN and Liz Wolf-Buethner, West Fargo, ND and Brett Lepine, Moorhead, MN, along with 9 great-grandchildren.

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