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Thore Ulberg

Thore Gene Ulberg, 84, of Northwood, ND passed away Thursday, August 16, 2018 at Altru Hospital in Grand Forks, ND. Funeral services will be held Tuesday, August 21, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. at Beaver Creek Lutheran Church, rural Hatton, ND. A visitation will be held Monday, Augusts 20, 2018 from 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. with a 7:00 p.m. prayer service at the Bilden-Askew Funeral Home in Northwood.

Thore G. Ulberg was born April 1, 1934 to Thore and Gladys Ulberg. He was raised on a farm southwest of Northwood. Thore attended country school and then graduated from Northwood High School in 1952. He served in the United States Marine Corps from 1953 – 1955. He graduated from NDSU with a degree in Agricultural Engineering. On September 15, 1962, he married Annette Maurseth at Bethania Lutheran Church. Thore farmed until his retirement in 1996.

Thore enjoyed golfing with his friends, restoring and driving Model A cars and spending time with his family.

He is survived by his wife, Annette; children: Daneen (Kent) Braaten, Burnsville, MN; Susan (Todd) Peterson, Alexandria, MN; and Mark Ulberg, Fargo, ND; grandchildren, Jonah and Logan; brother, Carlyle Ulberg, Naples, FL;

Preceding him in death were his parents.


Bilden-Askew Funeral Home
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    Northwood, North Dakota 58267

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Bilden-Askew Funeral Home
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    Northwood, North Dakota 58267

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Beaver Creek Lutheran Church
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  • 13449 14th St NE
    Hatton, ND 58240

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So sorry to hear about Thor Genes passing. Deepest sympathy and prayers to your whole family.

leah knain erickson Aug 20 2018 12:00 AM

Dear Annette and family, So sorry to hear about Thor Gene. I have many wonderful memories of Thor Gene at church and family gatherings. May God Bless You and your family.

Richard Wasness Aug 20 2018 12:00 AM

Annette and family, Our sympathy to you. We are so happy we saw you during Northwood Days. Our love and Prayers Jerry Marschke and Myrna Skalsky

myrna skalsky Aug 17 2018 12:00 AM