Michael "Buggs" J. Thompson, Jr., 65, of rural St. Michael, N.D. passed away Thursday, January 3, 2013 at Altru Hospital, Grand Forks, N.D.
The Wake for Buggs will be held on Tuesday, January 8, at the St. Michael’s Recreation Center beginning at 4 p.m. with a prayer service at 8 p.m. The procession will leave on Tuesday at 3 p.m. from the WalMart parking lot. The family of Buggs will lead the procession to the St. Michael Recreation Center and will continue on to his home where he will be placed in his horse wagon and carried to the rec center by his beloved horses. All horse riders are invited to follow along and ride.
Funeral Services will be held on Wednesday, January 9 at 10 a.m. at the St. Michael’s Catholic Church with Father Brian Moen officiating. All drum groups are welcome.
Gilbertson Funeral Home, Devils Lake, is in charge of arrangements.