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Fulkerson - Stevenson Funeral Home
Springan - Stevenson Funeral Home
It's all about saying goodbye.
Roger Dale Holm
December 14, 1933 - October 11, 2021

Place of Birth: Soudan, Minnesota
Residence: Stanley, North Dakota
Age: 87

Roger was born on December 14, 1933 in Soudan, Minnesota to Adolph and Elsie (Oja) Holm. He was raised in Soudan where he attended grade school, and graduated from high school in Tower, Minnesota.

He attended Bethel College in St. Paul, Minnesota one year, then was drafted into the Army at 18 years of age. He served two years of active duty and six years in the reserve.

Roger was united in marriage to Colleen Peterson, daughter of Sophus and Etta Peterson of McGregor, North Dakota, at Bethel Baptist Church in Powers Lake, North Dakota on June 21, 1957.

Roger continued his education after honorable discharge from the Army, at Bethel College in St. Paul and the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis. He interned at St. Joseph Hospital School of Medical Technology in St. Paul where he served three years. He then went on to Dawson Creek, British Columbia, Canada where he served as Director of Laboratory for three years. Together the couple moved to Honolulu, Hawaii where he attended the University of Hawaii, and interned at Liberty House Retail Management. For the next 27 years Roger worked in management at Liberty House, Duty Free Shoppers, and MacInerny’s in Honolulu. He also studied camera repair and worked at a camera repair store. Finally, he was hired as Materials Management at Diagnostic Laboratory Services for five years until he retired in June of 1994.

Roger enjoyed hunting, fishing, photography, hiking, woodworking, and was an excellent cook.

He was preceded in death by his parents; his in-laws, Sophus and Etta Peterson of Stanley.

Roger was is survived by his wife, Colleen; sister, Linda Jean (Holm) Bristol and her husband Walter Bristol; brother-in-law, David Peterson; nieces and nephews; and grand nieces and nephews.

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Jessica Wolter (Stanley, ND)
Oct 13, 2021
Roger was always a friendly person and I always enjoyed seeing Colleen and him running errands around town. A truly devoted husband. God Bless his memory. My prayers are with you Colleen during this difficult time. May our Lord Jesus comfort you until you can be with Roger again someday in Heaven.
BRUCE RODENHIZER (STANLEY, North Dakota)
Oct 13, 2021
MY SINCERE SYMPATHIES TO ROGER'S FAMILY & MAY HIS PRECIOUS MEMORIES BLESS & SUSTAIN US ALL IN THE DAYS & YEARS TO COME & MAY THIS BE OUR PRAYER O LORD HELP US ALL WHEN WE ARE FACED WITH A GREAT LOSS TO BE GRATFUL & THANKFUL FOR WHAT WE HAVE,AMEN FROM A LONG TIME FRIEND BRUCE RODENHIZER WHO EXPIRENCED ROGER'S ABILITY TO PUT YOU AT EASE & JUST BE NICE TO YOU & WAS A TRAIT OF THIS BEAUTIFUL GENTLEMAN & ALSO OF HIS IN-LAWS SOPHIUS & ETTA PETERSON,GOD BLESS WITH MUCH LOVE & PRAYERS!!
Luanna Fisketjon (Pick City, ND)
Oct 15, 2021
My sincerest sympathies to everyone who loved Roger. He was a warm, generous soul, whose smile always was welcoming. His love for Colleen was inspiring and his passing leaves an empty spot in the world.
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