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Gladys Kinshella, 99

     Gladys Kinshella passed away Wednesday, May 30, 2018, at ManorCare Nursing Home, Fargo, N.D., at the age of 99.
     Gladys Lander was born June 9, 1918, in Hallock, Minn., the daughter of August and Emmy Lander. She grew up in this area and graduated from Hallock High School. Gladys was united in marriage to Walter Kinshella in October of 1937. They raised their family in Hallock.
Gladys had most recently made her home at ManorCare in Fargo for the past few years.
     Gladys is survived by her children, Wallace (Kathy) Kinshella, West Fargo, N.D.; Maureen Warner, St. Louis, Mo.; and Karen Bergh, Kearney, Neb.; seven grandchildren, Debra Keller, Randy Bergh, Todd Warner, Dean Warner, Derrick Warner, Jay Kinshella and Lisa Merrick; and her beloved great-grandchildren. Also surviving is her sister, Naomi Giffen, Scottsdale, Ariz.
     She was preceded in death by her husband, Walter; her son, Ronald Kinshella; her son-in-law, Bill Bergh; her grandson, Scott Bergh; her great-grandson, Austin Keller; and by two of her sisters, Elna Matthews and Lenore Fortang; and four brothers, Roy Lander, Arvid Lander, Chester Lander and Leonard Lander.
     A prayers service was held Monday, June 4, 2018 7 p.m., at Boulger Funeral Home, Fargo. Graveside services were held Tuesday, June 5, 11:30 a.m. at Greenwood Cemetery, Hallock.
     Arrangements entrusted to the care of Boulger Funeral Home and Celebration of Life Center, Fargo.
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  1. Opal Thompson Lander on June 8, 2018 at 9:06 am

    Thinking of you all now, and remembering Gladys. May God be with you all…her family. Hugs

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