Merle Moum

WESTHOPE Merle Moum, 85, Westhope, died Monday, June 10, 2013, in Chandler, Ariz.

He was born Jan. 22, 1928, to Carl and Inga Moum, in Sergius Township, Bottineau County. He married Lorraine Rosendahl on Dec. 29, 1946.

Survivors: daughter, Jolene Vermeire; son, John; nine grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; brother, Donald.

Memorial service: Monday, 2 p.m., Trinity Lutheran Church, Westhope.

Burial: Westhope Cemetery.

(Nero Funeral Home, Westhope)