August Pfeifer

DEVILS LAKE August Pfeifer, 85, Devils Lake, died Sunday, Aug. 11, 2013, in a Devils Lake nursing home.

He was born Dec. 7, 1927, to Sebastian and Veronica Pfeifer, near Wellsburg. He married Irene Koble on Oct. 22, 1952, in Drake.

Survivors: wife; sons, Leon and Randall, both Minnewaukan, Marvin, Bismarck; daughters, Marlene Pfeifer, West Fargo, Darnell Hering, Waterville, Minn., Reney Huffman, of Horace; eight grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; five stepgrandchildren; five stepgreat-grandchildren; brother, Henry, Esmond; sisters, Irene Senger, Yakima, Wash., Theresia Hoffner, Devils Lake, and Lydia Muscha, West Fargo.

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

Burial: St. Joseph’s Catholic Cemetery, Devils Lake.

Visitation: Today, 5 to 7 p.m., in Gilbertson Funeral Home, Devils Lake.

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