Rosalie Marie Hongerholt, 63, of Fargo, N.D., died Monday, Feb. 25, 2013, at Sanford Palliative Care in Fargo.

She was born Jan. 13, 1950, in La Crosse, Wis., to Alvin and Luella Bakke. She grew up near Lanesboro, where she graduated from high school.

On Nov. 20, 1971, she married Henry Hongerholt, Jr. She worked several jobs over the years. She worked at the Methodist Hospital in Rochester from 1967-1974. In 1975, the couple moved to Fargo to raise their family.

Mrs. Hongerholt had many hobbies. She loved playing games, whether it be softball, shooting pool, bowling, or playing card and dice games. She also enjoyed going to Detroit Lakes and camping. Mostly, she loved spending time with her family and friends. Her caring nature and zest for life will be greatly missed.

She is survived by her husband, Henry, Jr.; children, Nicole (Jason Restemayer) Hongerholt, Brandon (Amanda) Hongerholt, Kristina Hongerholt, Henry "Tate" (Jami Johnson) Hongerholt, III; grandchildren, Ty, Skyler, Aydenne, Damian, Nathan, Alyssa and Gracie; a sister, Lavonne (Charles) McCabe; sister-in-law, Kathy Bakke; and many other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents and a brother, Charles "Buddy" Bakke.

A memorial service was held last Saturday at Elstad Lutheran Church in Lanesboro. Burial was in Hongerholt Cemetery in Peterson.

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