Elizabeth Rohr, 94, of Dickinson, N.D. passed away Feb. 12, 2013 at St. Benedict’s Health Center in Dickinson.
Posted Feb. 21, 2013
A Funeral Mass for Elizabeth was held Feb. 16, 2013 at St. Elizabeth’s Catholic Church in Lefor, N.D, with Father Biju Chitteth celebrating. Burial followed at St. Elizabeth’s Cemetery in Lefor.
Elizabeth Krug was born July 8, 1918 in Gladstone, N.D., the daughter of Mike and Mary (Gillenberg) Krug. She grew up and attended school in Taylor, also participated in the Taylor Band. After school, Elizabeth stayed busy working on the family farm near the Hirschville area. She met the neighbor boy, George Rohr, and they were married Oct. 17, 1939 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Richardton. The couple farmed north of Gladstone, later moving to Killdeer where they operated Sanitary Dairy. In 1947, they moved to Regent where they owned and operated the Regent Bar and then farmed in the area. In 1964, they moved to Lefor to operate a dairy farm and manage the Lefor KC Hall. After George passed away in 1995, Liz moved to Dickinson and made her home at Villard Terrace. Elizabeth was a kind and generous lady. She will be remembered for her big heart. She enjoyed reading, crocheting, quilting, playing cards, gardening, music and playing the organ. Spending time with the family was important to her, especially her grandchildren.
Elizabeth was a member of St. Elizabeth’s Catholic Church of Lefor, the church choir and a lifetime member of the Christian Mothers.
Elizabeth is survived by her children: Harry (Theckla) Rohr of Mott,N.D.; Mary Beth (Eugene) Kuntz of Elgin, N.D.; Georglynn (Rodney) Kuntz of Henderson, Nev.; David (Eva) Rohr of Jamestown, N.D.; Terrance (Eileen) Rohr of Dickinson, N.D. Norene (special friend, Greg Maier) Heidt of Bismarck, N.D. and Mike (Colleen) Rohr of Dickinson, N.D.; 24 grandchildren, 42 great-grandchildren, and 11 great-great-grandchildren; sisters, Elenore Honeyman of Hettinger, N.D. and Frances (Fred) Marshall of Yakima, Wash.; brothers, Mike (Evelyn) Krug of Wahpeton, N.D., and Joe (Jan) Krug of Washington.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, George; daughter-in-law, Marlys; siblings, Mary Meyer, Nick, John, and Louie Krug; one grandson and two great-grandsons.
Stevenson Funeral Home, Dickinson, N.D. was in charge of arrangements.