OBIT: Cecilia Carol Hursman

Cecilia Carol Hursman, Fargo, ND, was born Dec. 7, 1932, at Chaseley, ND, to Reinhold and Helen (Patzer) Kroll. She passed away Monday, Nov. 16, 2020, at Bethany Retirement Living in Fargo. Memorial Services will be held Saturday, June 5, 2021, at 2 p.m. at Amundson Funeral Home in Grand Forks. Memorials may be directed in Cecilia's name to the Alzheimer's Association to make a tribute donation. Funeral services will be conducted by Amundson Funeral Home and will be recorded for playback, www.amundsonfuneralhome.com. Cecilia attended school in the Wells County Schools. Cecilia was united in marriage to Howard George Hursman on April 28, 1951, at St. Olaf Lutheran Church in Devils Lake, ND. They farmed in Noonan Township of Ramsey County through 1968 and moved to Thief River Falls, MN, where they farmed in Kratka Township through 1975. They then moved to the Holt, MN area, where they worked in trucking, custom hay moving and raising Belgian Horses. They later moved to Grand Forks, ND, where Howard continued his trucking business and Cecilia worked in retail sales at the Hallmark store. Cecilia is survived by; brother, Raymond Kroll of Anaconda, MT; brother-in-law, Clinton Faul, CA; daughters, Sandy Smith, FL, Shari Griffin, CO, Colleen (Troy) Glover, OK; son, Darrell Hursman, Grand Forks; seven grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren. Cecilia is preceded in death by; her parents; husband, Howard; brothers, Walter, Edwin and Elmer; sisters, Erma (Fred) Stalinger, Elsie (Carmen) Andreola, Arlene (Roy) Welch, Laverne (Clinton) Faul and Nora (Ray) Yohner; sisters-in-Law, Helen (Elmer) Kroll and Madeline (Raymond) Kroll; and grandson, Tim Smith.

Published on December 10, 2020