Arthur W. Verke, age 73 of Edmore, ND passed away on Saturday, May 12, 2018, at his home in Edmore.
Arthur W. Verke, age 73 of Edmore, ND passed away on Saturday, May 12, 2018, at his home in Edmore. Arthur William Verke was born May 10, 1945, in Langdon, ND the son of the late William and Annie (Tronsedht) Verke. He attended school in Osnabrock Township. Following his education he started farming with his father. Art was united in marriage to Linda Mae Deseth on July 18, 1981, in Edmore. The couple made their home there and he continued to farm until his retirement. He was a member of the Concordia Lutheran Church of Edmore. Art is survived by several nieces, nephews and cousins. He was preceded in death by his parents and wife Linda on Feb. 22, 2009. Funeral services will be Friday, May 18 at 11 a.m. at the Concordia Lutheran Church, Edmore, North Dakota. Visitation will be Friday for one hour prior to the service at the church. Interment will be at the Soper Lutheran Cemetery, rural Fairdale. An online guest book is available at: www.tollefsonfuneralhome.com The Tollefson Funeral Home of Park River is in charge of the arrangements.