Grand Forks HeraldPublished Saturday, March 29, 2008
Elsie Schuppert, 87, of Hatton, ND and formerly of Neche, Walhalla, Langdon and Grand Forks passed away March 24, 2008 at the Union Hospital of Mayville, ND.
Elsie Huldena Wagner was born September 1, 1920 at Neche, ND to Michael and Minna (Schmidt) Wagner. She grew up and attended country school near Neche and went on to help on the family farm.
Elsie was united in marriage to William Schuppert on November 15, 1946 at Neche. They made their home in Neche, Walhalla and Langdon before moving to Grand Forks in 1990. William passed away March 26, 1991. Elsie moved the nursing home in Hatton in 2005, where she enjoyed playing bingo and having her family visit. She loved to cook and spend time with her family, especially the grandchildren.
She is survived by her children: Joyce Johnson of Langdon, ND; Shirley Konze of East Grand Forks, MN; Doris (Ronald) Ridley of Langdon, ND; Arthur (Marlene) Schuppert of Grand Forks, ND, 8 grandchildren, 5 great-grandchildren, a brother, Art (Virginia) Wagner of Neche, ND, sister Erna Stegman of Neche, ND and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, grandson Mark Terry Schuppert, sister Emma Tamke.
Visitation: will begin at 3 p.m. Friday March 28, 2008 with a 7:00 p.m. Prayer Service at the Brooks Funeral Home of Langdon, ND.
Services: Saturday March 29, 2008 at 2:00 O ‘Clock at the United Lutheran church of Langdon, ND.
Interment: Neche Lutheran Cemetery, Neche, ND.