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Francis "Dick" Lafferty

Francis E. "Dick" Lafferty, Sr., 72, of Walhalla, ND, passed away Tuesday, January 9, 2018, at the Altru Hosptial, Grand Forks, ND. Mass of Christian Burial will be held Saturday, January 13, 2018, at 10:00 a.m. at the St. Boniface Catholic Church in Walhalla. Visitation will be held Friday, January 12th from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. with a 7:00 p.m. prayer service at the church.

Francis E. "Dick" Lafferty, Sr. was born October 19, 1945 at Walhalla, ND to William and Florence (Goulet) Lafferty. He grew up in Walhalla where he attended school. Dick worked for area farmers and for Johnson Farms for 30 plus years.
Things he enjoyed were deer and gopher hunting, fishing, watching his old time western movies, and playing cards. He especially enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren and cruising the sandhills with his wife Phyllis.

On April 22, 1967, he married Phyllis Goulet at Cavalier, ND. She survives as do his children: Francis Jr. (Sabrina) Lafferty, Smithfield, PA, Jody (Craig) Carrier, Brenda (Mike) Bourbanis, Chad (Jessica) Lafferty, all of Walhalla, ND, Jeramy (Kristyn) Lafferty, Grand Forks, ND; grandchildren: Tyler Lafferty, Bo Carrier, Kayla Demontigny, Cole Carrier, Tyson Lafferty, Thea Bourbanis, Brendyn Lafferty, Ciara Lafferty, Savannah Soli, C.J. Lafferty, Connor Lafferty, Brody Lafferty; nine great-grandchildren; sister, Evelyn Lafferty.

Preceding him in death were his parents; great-grandson, Allan; brothers: Laverne, Larry, Wayne, Aldrin; sisters: Irene Oulette, Joyce Fields, Patsy Cook.

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sorry to hear about dick, my sympathies go out to the family, he was a great friend,god bless, tom eagan

tom eagan Jan 24 2018 12:00 AM

Phyllis and family, I am very sorry to here about your loss of Dick. I was in Belcourt today and Sheila told us about Dick. You two were ones I wanted to visit with one more time. I was thinking about you two just a couple of days ago. Take care.

tommy/rick vondal Jan 19 2018 12:00 AM

Sorry to hear of the death of your loved one. Sending my sympathy to all. Lorraine Beauchamp

Lorraine Beauchamp Jan 12 2018 12:00 AM

RIP Uncle Dick. You will forever be a good strong man. An example of a good family man and a good provider.

Scott Raffath Jan 12 2018 12:00 AM

Dear Phyllis and Family, I am so very sorry for your great loss. I know this is a very difficult journey for all of you. Kids, please take care of each other and please take care of your Mother, as she is going to need all of your love and support now.

Cheri Lafferty Jan 12 2018 12:00 AM

With all my love I want to express my prayers that God hold you all close in his arms & guide each of you in this time of sorrow, sadness & heartbeack. My memories of Uncle Dick will hold a special place in my heart. What a blessing it is to have a family as loving & caring as ours! I love you Aunty Phyllis, Fritz, Jody, Bunna, Chad & Jeremy very much (including all spouses & cousins).R.I.P. Uncle Duck...

Bobbie Goulet Jan 11 2018 12:00 AM

Sending prayers to the Dick Lafferty families. Sorry for your loss.

Jane Clark Jan 11 2018 12:00 AM

Sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you all of you.

Amanda Haldeman Jan 10 2018 12:00 AM

Rest In Peace old friend.... You will by missed by all who knew you...

Miles Hoff Jan 10 2018 12:00 AM

It's always with sadness to hear off a member from the great worldwide family of Laffertys pass away. Please accept our condolences and sorrow from our Kin folk to your kin folk John lafferty

John Lafferty Jan 10 2018 12:00 AM

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