John Peter (Pete) DoslandJohn Peter (Pete) Dosland, 82, Fargo, ND, died Monday, October 7, 2013, at Essentia Health, Fargo, ND.
John Peter was born December 8, 1930 to Goodwin and Beatrice (Buehler) Dosland, in Chicago, Illinois. He grew up and graduated from high school in Chicago, and went on to attend Moorhead State University in Moorhead, MN. After graduating from MSU, Pete entered the Navy and served as a Lieutenant J.G. on the carrier U.S.S. Block Island during the Korean War. Following his military service, Pete attended the School of Law at the University of Minnesota. Upon graduation, Pete returned to the Fargo-Moorhead area and joined his father’s law firm. He continued to practice law for over fifty years. During his career, Pete had the honor of arguing cases before the Supreme Courts of Minnesota, North Dakota and the United States. In retirement, he generously volunteered at Legal Services of Northwest Minnesota.