Richard “Dick” WinterRichard “Dick” Winter, age 78, of Valley City, ND, died Friday, September 20th at Sanford Health in Fargo, ND. A funeral service will be held at 10:30 AM on Tuesday, September 24th at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church in Valley City. Visitation will be held on Monday from 4:00 PM until 7:00 PM at the Lerud Schuldt Funeral Home and one hour before the service at the church on Tuesday morning. Interment will be in Memory Gardens Cemetery near Valley City.
Richard E. Winter was born near Cannonball, ND, on January 12, 1935, to Charles A. and Hazel L. (Haney) Winter. He was baptized and confirmed in the Lutheran faith. In 1945 he moved with his family to a farm north of Valley City in Getchell Township where he also attended school. He started farming in 1953, at the age of 17. In 1964 he purchased his own farm in Alta Township.