Omar Hamnes

RUGBY Omar Hamnes, 76, Mandan, formerly of Rugby, died Saturday, Oct. 26, 2013, in a Mandan nursing home.

He was born March 26, 1937, to Harold and Edna Hamnes, in Bottineau. He enlisted in the Navy on July 13, 1955, and was discharged July 12, 1963. He married Beatrice Heilman on Feb. 14, 1960, in Rugby.

Survivors: wife; daughter, Lisa Mathias, Mandan; sons, Dean, Bismarck, Joel, of Hurst, Texas; seven grandchildren; brother, Melville, Bottineau; sisters, Marceil Kringen, Williston, and Carol Mjelstad, Arnegard.

Funeral: Friday, 11 a.m., Bethany Lutheran Church, Rugby.

Burial: Little Flower Cemetery, Rugby.

Visitation: Today, 5 to 7 p.m., in Anderson Funeral Home, Rugby.