Dallas Felch, 69, of Washburn, N.D., died Sunday, January 13, 2013 at a Bismarck, N.D. hospital.
Dallas Felch, 69, of Washburn, N.D., died Sunday, January 13, 2013 at a Bismarck, N.D. hospital. A memorial service will be held Friday, January 18 at 11 a.m. at First Lutheran Church in Washburn with Pastor Erik Johnson officiating. Inurnment will be held at 2 p.m. Friday at the North Dakota Veterans Cemetery. Dallas was born April 1, 1943 in Steele, N.D., the youngest of nine children to Herbert and Hilda (Dahlstrom) Felch. His childhood was spent on a farm near Starkweather, N.D. where he attended school. Dallas enlisted in the U.S. Navy serving from 1962 to 1965. In the summer of 1964, he married Janice Winnegee. They made their home in the Starkweather area where Dallas worked construction. They later moved to Underwood, N.D., in 1977 where Dallas was employed with Falkirk Mine. He later married Myrna Evenson on February 17, 1984 and they made their home in Washburn. Following his retirement in 2002, Dallas could be found playing cards and enjoying time with family and friends. He was a member of the American Legion Post 12 of Washburn. He is survived by two daughters, Kristy Felch of Bismarck, N.D., and Kelly (Varion) Hetle of Washburn, and their sister Kara (Chase) Cannady and two children; six grandchildren, Derrick (Erika) Felch of El Paso, Texas, Scott (Kole) Felch of Bismarck, Channing Felch of Bismarck, Donata Felch of Bismarck, Alexis Hetle of Washburn, and Race Hetle of Washburn; two brothers, Richard Felch of Virginia Beach, Va., and Herb (Nettie) Felch of Devils Lake; and several nieces and nephews. Dallas was preceded in death by his son, Keith; four brothers, Howard, Donald, Gerald, and Lyle; two sisters, Delilah and Esther; wives, Janice and Myrna; and his parents. Provide condolences and sign the guestbook at www.goetzfuneralhomes.com Goetz Funeral Home Washburn, is in charge of arrangements.