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Albert "Buddy" Dumas

Albert J. "Buddy" Dumas, 74, of Walhalla, ND passed away Friday, May 13, 2016 at the Pembina County Memorial Hospital, Cavalier, ND. Mass of Christian Burial will be held Tuesday, May 17, 2016 at 10:30 a.m. at the St. Boniface Catholic Church, Walhalla, ND. Visitation will be held Monday, May 16th from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at the Nelson-Askew Funeral Home, Walhalla, ND. Burial will be held in the St. Boniface Catholic Cemetery.
Albert J. "Buddy" Dumas was born July 22, 1941 at Walhalla, ND to Albert Sr. and Lorene M. (Schwartz) Dumas. He grew up in Walhalla where he attended school. Buddy served in the U.S. Army and was stationed in Hawaii. After his discharge from the service in 1966, he returned to Walhalla. He worked as a bartender in Walhalla and also worked construction with Gene Letexier and his brother, Robert. Things he enjoyed were gardening and tending his lawn which was his pride and joy.
Survivors include his daughters: Denise (Kevin) Bennett, Belle Fourche, SD, Michelle (Daniel) Horton, Spearfish, SD, Lisa (Larry) Schwindt, Deadwood, SD; grandchildren: Ivy (Josh) O'Neill, Kyle Bennett, Austin (Kaleigh) Bennett; Jessica and Sarah Horton; Chad and Tyler Schwindt; great-grandchildren: Drea, Talia, Maggie, Westley, and Levi; siblings: Larry Dumas, Mountain, ND, Elaine Hale, Othello, WA, Marlene Hugley, Pace, FL, Richard Dumas in Virginia, Lucille Dahl, Little Falls, MN, Marcella O'Hara, St. Thomas, ND, Robert Dumas, Walhalla, ND, Cecelia (Wally) Lafferty and Beverly Edgar, all of Wahalla.
Preceding him in death were his parents; brothers, Gilbert and Leo Dumas; twin sister, Dorothy Ferch.

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I am so sorry for your loss. May the words in Phil. 4:6,7 give you peace from God to guard your mind and heart.

Doris Kruger May 28 2016 12:00 AM

Rest in peace dad.

Michelle May 21 2016 12:00 AM

My thought's go to Albert's family in these sad and trying times.. Buddy will be missed by all who knew him...

Miles Hoff May 19 2016 12:00 AM

We are so sorry for your loss and our sympathy's go out to all the family.

Rita & Mark Whittaker May 15 2016 12:00 AM

Sorry for you Loss

Allen Vandal May 15 2016 12:00 AM

Our thoughts and prayer are with your family during this difficult time. Wish I could be closer to be of more support. Hugs to all. Liz

Liz Stookey May 15 2016 12:00 AM