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Fulkerson - Stevenson Funeral Home
Springan - Stevenson Funeral Home
It's all about saying goodbye.
John Allen Hellandsaas
August 18, 1953 - February 10, 2020

Place of Birth: Watford City, ND
Residence: Watford City, ND
Age: 66

John Allen Hellandsaas was born on August 18, 1953 in Watford City to Orville and Juliet (Swenson) Hellandsaas. He was called home on February 10, 2020 at 66 years old.
John attended school in Williston, ND and Billings, MT while his parents worked road construction for Frank Olson Construction. They moved back to the family farm north of Watford City in 1966. After graduation from WCHS, he attended the North Dakota State College of Science in Wahpeton, ND. He completed Electronics and Parts Training Degrees. John returned to Watford City and worked various parts and oilfield jobs until he retired in 2016. He served on the Watford City, City Council for 16 years. He also served on the Watford City Fire Department for 20 years.
John was passionate about hunting and was successful with elk, deer, and bear hunting trips to Montana. He loved packing with the horses into the backcountry of the mountains with Mark, Scott, Snakebite, and Gene. John enjoyed working on the farm and completing various leather crafting and woodworking projects.
In 1980, John married Ronni Lee and this union lasted 13 years. In 1995, he married Marcia Anderson. To this union, a son, Eric was born in 1997. He enjoyed many years of watching and critiquing hockey, which Eric was involved in for a long time.
John is survived by his wife, Marcia; son Eric (Brittany Sandvik); sister Jody (Jim) Renbarger, their son Cory (Amanda), child Bella; sister-in-law Peggy Hellandsaas, daughter, Nicole Johnsrud (Justin) and children Gracie and Judd, son Derek Mott (Lacey) and children Rowdy and Brindle, daughter Kari Korslien (Rex) and children KC, Kenley and Kash, daughter Jade DeMorrett (Levi) and children Chloe, Tynlee, and Brax; father-in-law Jim Anderson; sister-in-law Kim Pachi (Randy) and their child Adam (Sara) and child Anson; sister-in-law Patsy Lisko (Russel) son Justin Lisko (Rainee) and son George, daughter Emily Lisko (Joey).
He is preceded in death by parents Orville and Juliet Hellandsaas, brother Scott Hellandsaas, nephew Jeremiah Renbarger, and mother-in-law Rosella Anderson.

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David Wold (Northfield, MN)
Feb 11, 2020
So very sorry for the loss of John, keeping family in our thoughts and prayers. Wish we could be there, but other things are keeping us away. God Bless
Carolyn Renbarger Benjamin (Custer, MT)
Feb 12, 2020
Goodbye, John. You will be missed at family gatherings.
Annette Beard (WATFORD CITY, ND)
Feb 13, 2020
So sorry for your loss. My prayers will be with you. Sincerely Ann Beard
Larry and Val Nygaard (McClusky, N.D.)
Feb 14, 2020
Marcia and family, we are sorry for your loss. You are in our prayers.
Lisa Setzepfandt (Bismarck, ND)
Feb 15, 2020
Marcia, I am so sorry and sad to hear about your husband. Hugs and prayers to you and your family.
Lisa Kouba Setzepfandt
Shera Kouba Smith (Bismarck, ND)
Feb 15, 2020
Marcia, I’m so sorry for your loss.
Steve and Jan Wisness (Pasco, Washington)
Feb 15, 2020
Our heart felt condolences go out to John's family. We have great memories of summers and holidays spent on the farm. Please know that our thoughts and prayers are with you.
Curt honeyman (Regent, North dakota)
Feb 15, 2020
Marcia, sorry to hear of John’s passing, our thoughts and prayers are with you, Curt and tamey
Steve & Valerie Williams ( Watford City, ND)
Feb 17, 2020
Dear Marcia,
Our hearts go out to you at this sad time. Holding you in our thoughts and prayers. Please reach out to us if you need anything. I would also like to gift you a complimentary massage. Please call for a time??????
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