Robert Schlenvogt, 70, of New England, N.D. passed away Sept. 19, 2013 at St. Benedict’s Health Center in Dickinson, N.D.
Published September 26, 2013
A funeral service for Robert was held Sept. 23, 2013 at St. John’s Church in Hebron, N.D. with Pastor Gaylund Olson officiating. Burial will be at a later date.
Robert was born Oct. 15, 1942, the first son of Meta (Duckwitz) and Paul Schlenvogt. He graduated from Hebron High School in 1960. He earned both a Bachelors and a Masters Degree from Dickinson State University in the area of Social Work.
Robert was married to Joyce Tcshaekofske and to this union four children were born: Michael, Patrick, Robin and Karl.
Robert farmed in the Hebron area from 1966 until 1992. After farming Robert worked as a youth counselor in various facilities in Raleigh, Mandan and Dickinson, N.D.
He then married Norma Aiperspach, who brought to the family, Kelley, Shauna and Shahara. For the past 15 years Robert was employed by Country Media with the newspaper based in New England.
Robert is survived by his four children: Michael of California, Patrick of North Dakota, Karl of Arizona and his daughter, Robin Bancroft of Texas; his three step-children, Kelley of Nevada, Shauna of North Dakota and Shahara of South Dakota. He is also survived by 14 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren as well as his brother, Timothy from Colorado.
Robert was preceded in death by his parents, Meta and Paul Schlenvogt and his wife Norma.
Spangelo-Stevenson Funeral Home, Hebron, N.D. was in charge of arrangements.