Darlean J. Pierce


Darlean J. Pierce, 85, Fargo, ND passed away Friday, June 24, 2022 at Essentia Health, Fargo.

Darlean was born June 3, 1937 in Robinson, ND to John and Magdalina (Rueb) Weippert. Her family affectionally called her Dolly. She grew up and attended school in Robinson, ND before moving to Fargo where she worked at St. John’s hospital. She married Laurence Pierce on June 24, 1960.

Darlean was a homemaker and cleaned homes for several years. She also worked at deLendrecie’s and Sweeney Cleaners. She loved to bake especially bread, buns and kuchen. She enjoyed gardening, caning, and playing BINGO and Rummikub, but most of all, she loved to win at games.

She is survived by her children; Loren Pierce, Lakewood, CO, Lori (Kyle) Huber, Moorhead, MN; 6 grandchildren, Joseph Pierce, Jeffrey Pierce, Emily (David) Shattuck, Eric (Laura) Huber, Bradley (Cassie) Huber, Brian (fiancé Molly) Huber; 6 great-grandchildren, Logan, Maia, David Jr., Kialey, Jacob, Adam; siblings, Wilbert (Ella) Weippert, Clarence (Iva Jean) Weippert, Edward (Florence) Weippert, Judy (Elroy) Aipperspach, and many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents and siblings.

In lieu of flowers, memorials preferred to the Good Samaritan Assisted Living Home where Darlean lived for several years.

Memorial Service: 10:00 A.M. Friday, July 1, 2022 at Boulger Funeral Home & Celebration of Life Center, Fargo with visitation starting at 9:00 A.M.

A private Interment will be held at the Bowdon Country Church Cemetery, Bowdon, ND.

Arrangements entrusted to the care of Boulger Funeral Home & Celebration of Life Center, Fargo. Online guestbook at

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