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Eleanore Vigen

Eleanore Vigen, 98, of Hatton, ND passed away peacefully with her family by her side on Saturday, May 6, 2017 at Hatton Prairie Village in Hatton. Funeral services will be held Wednesday, May 10, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. at Little Forks Lutheran Church, rural Hatton. A visitation will be held Tuesday, May 9, 2017 from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. with a 7:00 p.m. prayer service at the Hatton Prairie Village Chapel in Hatton.

Eleanore Holmen was born July 7, 1918 to Clifford and Julia (Bjerke) Holmen in Beaver Creek Township, rural Hatton.
As a young lady, Eleanore enjoyed horseback riding, bowling, dancing, bingo, cards, and checking fields. She was active in WELCA an also taught Sunday School at Little Forks Lutheran Church.

Eleanore worked side by side with her husband, Kermit until retiring to move to town. She was a wonderful mother and caretaker to extended family and friends. Eleanore will be deeply missed by family and friends.

Survivors include her children: JaVon (Ken R.) Flaten, Gary (Carol) Vigen, both of Hatton, ND; daughter-in-law, Mary Huson Vigen; grandchildren: Dan Flaten, Steve (Tiffany) Flaten, Jodi (Jerome) Beck, Aaron Vigen, Paul (Sandra) Vigen, Corey (Tracy) Huson, Tracy (Jamey) Zenzen, Melissa (Thuy) Do; great-grandchildren: Bryan Flaten, Derek Flaten, Jordan Beck, Jenna Beck, Allison Flaten, Olivia Flaten, Ryan Vigen, Dustin Differding, Shawna Differding, Nicholas Huson, Cooper Huson, Dakota Do, Nathaniel Do, Aidan Do; great-great-grandchildren, Brynlee and Brielle Flaten; sister, Merle Mehus, HPV, Hatton, ND;

Preceding her in death was her husband, Kermit; son, David; brothers: Orville Holmen, Tennis Holmen, Norris Holmen; sister, Jeanette Foss; and granddaughter-in-law, Mona Flaten.


Tuesday, May 09, 2017
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Hatton Prairie Village Chapel
950 Dakota Ave
Hatton, North Dakota 58240

Prayer Service

Tuesday, May 09, 2017
7:00 PM

Hatton Prairie Village Chapel
950 Dakota Ave
Hatton, North Dakota 58240

Funeral Service

Wednesday, May 10, 2017
2:00 PM

Little Forks Lutheran Church
6 miles south of Hatton and 2 mile west
Hatton, ND 58240

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DARROLL WIGEN May 9 2017 12:00 AM

Deepest sympathies to all. You will be in our prayers. May you look back on fond memories and cherish your time you had together. Beth Lambrecht (Kathy Benson's -Holmen- daughter)

Beth Lambrecht May 9 2017 12:00 AM

My sincere sympathy to the Vigen family.

Marcia Eslinger May 9 2017 12:00 AM

You are all in our thoughts and prayers with your loss of Eleanore she was a wonderful lady and fun to visit with. Thinking of you all.

Kay,Jeff and Shawn Peterson May 8 2017 12:00 AM

I lost a very special and wonderful Aunt over the weekend. Aunt Eleanore was a very influential women to me. She will be missed dearly!

Maxine Mehus May 8 2017 12:00 AM