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Published August 06, 2013, 12:00 AM

Kathryn “Toddy” Spiekermeier

Kathryn “Toddy” Spiekermeier, 95, of Fargo died Wednesday. Kathryn was born to Andrew and Mary Sorenson, March 12, 1918, in Casselton, ND. She attended Valley City State College, majoring in business, and worked in banks in Hendrum, MN and Casselton, ND. She married the late Arnold Spiekermeier Sept 16, 1940 in Sheldon, ND. They farmed for many years near Sheldon and later owned a grocery store there. They retired in Tucson, Az, where they enjoyed the climate and meeting new life-long friends. The couple moved back to ND in 2001 residing in West Fargo. Toddy was always active in the community, school, and church. She enjoyed sewing, crocheting, knitting, baking, video solitaire, and people.

She is survived by her children: Donna (Lloyd) Redmond, Hot Springs, MT; Linda (Dennis) Bjugstad, Walcott, ND; Becky (Dennis) Radtke, Lake Havasu, Az; and Doug ( Alice) Spiekermeier, Pelican Rapids, MN; 11 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and 5 great-great grandchildren.

Kathryn “Toddy” Spiekermeier

Kathryn “Toddy” Spiekermeier, 95, of Fargo died Wednesday. Kathryn was born to Andrew and Mary Sorenson, March 12, 1918, in Casselton, ND. She attended Valley City State College, majoring in business, and worked in banks in Hendrum, MN and Casselton, ND. She married the late Arnold Spiekermeier Sept 16, 1940 in Sheldon, ND. They farmed for many years near Sheldon and later owned a grocery store there. They retired in Tucson, Az, where they enjoyed the climate and meeting new life-long friends. The couple moved back to ND in 2001 residing in West Fargo. Toddy was always active in the community, school, and church. She enjoyed sewing, crocheting, knitting, baking, video solitaire, and people.

She is survived by her children: Donna (Lloyd) Redmond, Hot Springs, MT; Linda (Dennis) Bjugstad, Walcott, ND; Becky (Dennis) Radtke, Lake Havasu, Az; and Doug ( Alice) Spiekermeier, Pelican Rapids, MN; 11 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and 5 great-great grandchildren.

Memorial services will be held at Our Lady of the Scapular Catholic Church in Sheldon, ND, at 10:30 AM Friday, Aug. 9, 2013. Burial will be in St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery, Sheldon, ND.

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