James E. SchiwalJames E. Schiwal, 54, Fargo, formerly of Dickinson, died Saturday, August 31, 2013 at Sanford Health Center, Fargo. A Mass of Christian Burial for James will be at 2 p.m., Thursday, September 5, 2013, at St. Elizabeth’s Catholic Church, Lefor, with Fr. Biju Chitteth as the celebrant. Interment will follow at St. Elizabeth’s Cemetery. Visitation will be on Wednesday from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m., at Ladbury Funeral Service, Dickinson, with a rosary & vigil at 7 p.m., with Deacon Bob Zent presiding. Visitation will continue one hour prior to services at the church on Thursday.
James Edward Schiwal was born March 6, 1959 in Dickinson, the son of William and Pauline (Schuld) Schiwal. He was raised and educated in Dickinson, through the catholic grade schools and then graduating from Dickinson High School in 1977. He then went on to graduate from NDSU in Fargo in 1982 with a degree in Electrical Engineering.