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We mark our lives with milestones. Throughout our lifetime, these noteworthy events are marked with a ceremony. Mankind has done this since the beginning. When a death occurs, family and friends gather to celebrate a life that has been lived and to share memories.

The staff of the Thomas Family Funeral Home of Minot, North Dakota, is ready and willing to assist you in planning and orchestrating a personalized service of remembrance. We have established a reputation for service built on excellence, warmth, and personalized caring attention. When a family requests our service, time after time over several generations, they are acknowledging a profound trust in our family, and our service. We sincerely appreciate the trust that thousands of families have placed in the Thomas Family during the past 90 years, and we continue to strive to measure up to all your expectations.

As we celebrate our 90th year of caring for and assisting families, we invite you to view the recent news features showcasing our service and family.

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Death Notices

Beverly Collins
Beverly Collins, 79, Minot, died Thursday, October 19, 2017 in a Garrison care center.
Mass of Christian Burial: Friday, October 27, 2017 at 10:30 a.m. in Little Flower Catholic Church, Minot.
Visitation: Thursday, October 26, 2017 from 2:00 p.m. until 5:00 p.m. in Thomas Family Funeral Home, Minot.
Vigil Prayer Service: Thursday, October 26, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. in Little Flower Catholic Church, Minot.
Memorials are preferred to Little Flower Catholic Church of Minot.
Herman Shinn
Herman Shinn, 74, Minot, died Friday, October 20, 2017 in a Minot hospital.
Robert Alger
Robert James Alger, 88, Los Angeles, CA and formerly of Minot, passed away October 13, 2017 at the Cedar Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, CA, after a short battle with a recurring cancer that active drug treatment had previously allowed him to survive for over three years.
Burial will take place at Sunset Memorial Gardens, Minot.
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Stephen S. Owen III
Stephen S. Owen III, 75, Minot died Tuesday, October 17, 2017 at a Minot hospital. At the request of family, no public services will be held.
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Evelyn Hollarn
Evelyn Hollarn, 106, Minot formerly of Lansford, died Tuesday, October 17, 2017 in her home.
Harry Hilsman, Jr.
Harry Hilsman, Jr., 76, Minot, died Tuesday, September 26, 2017 in a Minot nursing home.
Celebration of Life service: Thursday, October 26, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. in Thomas Family Funeral Home, Minot.
At his request, there will not be a reviewal or visitation.
Memorials are preferred to the American Cancer Society.
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Linda Roose Kaljot
Linda Roose Kaljot, 97, Minot, died Sunday, September 10, 2017 in her home with her family and hospice by her side.
Linda's family invites you to join them for a memorial gathering at Thomas Family Funeral Home, Minot, on Friday, November 10, 2017 from 2:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m.
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