Neil Kamp, age 81, resident of Tioga, ND, passed away peacefully, surrounded by his family on Saturday, Oct. 7, 2017, at his residence in Tioga.
Neil Kamp, age 81, resident of Tioga, ND, passed away peacefully, surrounded by his family on Saturday, Oct. 7, 2017, at his residence in Tioga. Friends may call at the Fulkerson Stevenson Funeral Home in Tioga on Wednesday, Oct. 11 from 12 p.m. until the Prayer Service at 5 p.m. and at the church one hour prior to services on Thursday. His funeral service will be held at 11 a.m., Thursday, Oct. 12 at First Lutheran Church in Tioga. Pastor Sandy Anderson will officiate. Burial will be at Beaver Creek Lutheran Cemetery, rural Ray, ND. Neil was born on May 2, 1936, to Walter and Anita Kamp in Hofflund Township, White Earth, ND. He was raised on the family farm and attended school at Hofflund School in Nesson Valley. In 1961, he entered the Army, where he was honorably discharged in 1963. Neil married Anita Marie Uran-Thingvold on Dec. 23, 1970, in Tioga. Together they made their home there and raised four daughters, Brenda, Bette, Becky and Deb; and one son, Michael. He farmed with his dad and also worked for Tiger Oil Company, H & K Construction and Hauck Trucking. He is survived by his wife, Anita; daughters, Brenda (Cletus) Kraft of Devils Lake, ND; Bette (Kirk) Shipley of Hamer, ND; Becky (Cary) Longie of Tioga, Deb (Drake) McClelland of Tioga; son, Michael (Diane) Kamp, Jacksonville, NC; sister, Marge Walter of Bismarck, ND; brother, Wayne (Karen) Kamp of Williston, ND; 18 grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews; and his ever loyal fur babies. Neil is preceded in death by his parents, Walter and Anita; sister, Janice Harney; mother-in-law, Harriet Griffith; brothers-in-law, Tom Harney and Frank Walter; sister-in-law, June Kamp; and niece, Kim Harney. His funeral arrangements are with Fulkerson Stevenson Funeral Home of Tioga. Friends may sign the online register and give their condolences at www.fulkersons.com.