Sept. 19, 1943-May 19, 2013
DEVILS LAKE Stuart Gessner, 69, rural Penn, died Sunday, May 19, 2013, in his home.
He was born Sept. 19, 1943, to Leland and Henrietta Gessner, in Devils Lake. He married Linda Russell on July 16, 1966. He served in the North Dakota Army National Guard from 1965 to 1971.
Survivors: wife; son, Lee, of Penn; daughter, Kim Lunde, Jamestown; three grandchildren; and sisters, Beryl Myer, of Minnesota, and Sheila VonBerge, of Arizona.
Funeral: Today, 2:30 p.m., St. Peter's Lutheran Church, Devils Lake.
Burial: St. Paul's Lutheran Cemetery, rural Penn.
Visitation: Today, one hour prior to the service, in the church.
(Gilbertson Funeral Home, Devils Lake)