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Geraldine Bommersbach

Geraldine Bommersbach, 89, of Northwood, ND passed away Friday, July 13, 2018 at Northwood Deaconess Health Center in Northwood. Funeral services will be held Wednesday, July 18, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at Ebenezer Lutheran Church in Northwood. A visitation will be held from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the service at the church.
Geraldine (Jean) was born in Northwood, the daughter of Edwin and Lillian (Tangen) Sherva. After graduating from Northwood High School in 1947 she married David Bommersbach in 1950. They had two sons, Michael and Scott. In 1976, Mike was killed in a car accident. Jean worked at Northwood State Bank and Baseview Petroleum.
Jean was an outstanding daughter, sister, wife, mother and aunt but for Jean nothing compared to being a grandmother to Tanner, Shelby, and Bryce in building memories that will last their lifetimes. Besides family, Jean also enjoyed polka music, dancing, and the Northwood community.
Survivors include her son Scott (Holly) Bommersbach, Grand Forks; grandchildren Tanner, New Haven, CT; Shelby (Tyler), Grand Forks; and Bryce, Grand Forks. Brother Eddy (Annette) Sherva, Northwood; sister Lois Engelbrektson, Jamestown. In-laws Cathy Bommersbach and Delores Hippe, Fargo; Jerry (Donna) Bommersbach, Lompoc, CA; Ron (Carol) Bommersbach, Devils Lakers. Jean is also survived by many nieces and nephews.
Preceding her in death were her parents, husband David; son Mike; and brother Raymond.

Visitation

Ebenezer Lutheran Church
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  • 220 South Dohney Street
    Northwood, ND 58267

Funeral Service

Ebenezer Lutheran Church
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  • 220 South Dohney Street
    Northwood, ND 58267

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We are thinking about your family with the loss of Jean. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

Kay, Jeff and Shawn Peterson Jul 16 2018 12:00 AM

Heart Broken to hear about SWEET GENE ~ Mom, Delores / TOMPY, my Sister, CHARLEEN & I were so HAPPY to be able to see SWEET GENE when we visited AUNT BEAT & FAMILY, in December, 2015 ~ ONE OF MY BEST / FUNNIEST MEMORIES is from GENE & TOMPY ~ Gene came to visit Aunt Beat & Mom & told us the FUNNIEST STORY OF DAYS GONE BY! Mom has ALWAYS talked of GENE & THEIR WONDERFUL FRIENDSHIP! SO PRIVILEGED TO HAVE HER IN OUR LIVES! THOUGHTS & PRAYERS TO THE FAMILY! Love, Darleen

Darleen Cabler Woody Jul 15 2018 12:00 AM

So sorry to hear of Jean's passing. Was nice that the cousins could get together when Gary was in Carrington. My family sends you our sympathy.

Beatrice Tangen Jul 15 2018 12:00 AM