Category Archives: DN – North Dakota

James H. Skaarer

James H. Skaarer, age 81 of Fargo, North Dakota, and previously of Detroit Lakes, Minnesota, passed away August 27, 2015.

James was retired from AT&T.

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Arnold K. Pauls

Arnold Kenneth Pauls, 90, of Fargo, North Dakota,passed away on Tuesday, March 3, 2015.

In 1945 Arnie started working for Western Electric Company in Fargo.   In 1957 Arnie and his wife moved to Moorhead, MN.   He transferred to Northwestern Bell Telephone Company in 1955, and worked for them until his retirement in 1982.

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Donna E. Hoiberg

Donna E. Hoiberg, 83, of Fargo, North Dakota, passed away February 9, 2015.

Donna started her career as an operator for Northwestern Bell beginning in Lakota, transferring to Grand Forks in 1967 and to Fargo as Staff Manager, Operator Services in 1982. She retired from US West in 1986.

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DeLores Caroline Larson

DeLores Caroline Larson, 88, of Moorhead, Minnesota, passed away Wednesday, January 28, 2015.

DeLores worked for Northwestern Bell Telephone in a number of office and managerial capacities.   She became treasurer of Northwestern Bell of North Dakota, retiring in 1986.   DeLores was a member of Northwestern Bell Pioneers, and a board member of the Dakota Telco Credit Union.

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Douglas Wagner

Douglas “Doug” Wagner, 73, Clitherall Minnesota, passed away Friday, January 16, 2015.

Doug was hired by Northwestern Bell Telephone Company in 1970 working as a Technician and a CWA Steward.   Doug lived in Oakes and Wahpeton, North Dakota, before moving to West Battle Lake after his retirement in 2003.

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