Curtis Delene MehlhoffCurtis Delene Mehlhoff, 80, died peacefully on August 29, 2013, surrounded by his loving family. Services will be held on Tuesday, Sept. 3 at 1:00 pm at Faith Lutheran Church in Bismarck. Visitation will be Sunday, Sept. 1 at Thompson Funeral Home, Garrison from 2 to 7 pm and Monday, Sept. 2 at Eastgate Funeral Service, Bismarck from 2 to 5 pm. A private burial will take place at Garrison Cemetery.
Curt was born on Feb. 13, 1933 to Jacob and Amelia (Bauch) Mehlhoff in rural Coleharbor, ND. He graduated from Garrison High School in 1951. After working for a short time at the Ford plant in Minneapolis, he returned to the Garrison area and started farming. For several years he sold vehicles during the winter months for Schaeffer Ford of Underwood, ND. Curt married Lois Walters on Oct. 22, 1955 at St. Paul Lutheran Church, Garrison. Curt and Lois were blessed with four daughters; Cynthia, Susan, Lisa, and Jody. Lois died on July 7, 1988. Curt retired from farming in 1989 and later moved to Bismarck.