Gerald Barendt

DEVILS LAKE Gerald Barendt, 82, of Webster, died Sunday, Feb. 3, 2013, in his home.

He was born March 5, 1930, to Arthur and Mary Barendt, in Devils Lake. He entered the Marine Corps Jan. 9, 1951, and served during the Korean conflict. He was discharged Jan. 8, 1954, with the rank of staff sergeant. He was once married to Virginia Hennessy, whom he married in October of 1954.

Survivors: son, David, Grand Forks; daughters, Kathy Barendt, of Harrah, Okla., Susan Hach, Grand Forks; 10 grandchildren and 18 great-grandchildren.

Funeral: Thursday, 10 a.m., St. Joseph Catholic Church, Devils Lake.

Burial: Sts. Peter and Paul Cemetery, rural Webster.

Visitation: Today, 4 to 7 p.m., in Gilbertson Funeral Home, Devils Lake.

Rosary and Scripture service: Today, 7 p.m., in the funeral home.