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Jeanette Wedwick

Jeanette Wedwick, 79, of Osnabrock, ND, passed away Sunday, June 3, 2018, at Altru Hospital in Grand Forks, ND, from injuries sustained in an automobile accident.

Jeanette Backes was born December 15, 1938, in Dresden, ND, to Louie and Elsie (Ring) Backes. She went to school in the Osnabrock, ND area and graduated in 1957. On December 4, 1957, Jeanette and LuVerne “Bud” Wedwick were united in marriage in Canada. They made their home in several towns in the upper midwest following Bud’s job. Jeanette ran the café in Osnabrock, ND, for many years while also running the bar with her husband, Bud. She also worked at the nursing home in Osnabrock. Jeanette worked as a bookkeeper in Hazen, ND, and cooked and waitressed in Pick City, ND. In 2003, she and Bud returned to Osnabrock. They were able to travel and took their 5th wheel camper to Texas, California, and Wisconsin. Jeanette enjoyed flowers, reading, and her dog, Cuddles. She loved spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Surviving Jeanette are her children: Kim (Mick) Ogden of Center, ND, Roxanne Wedwick of Mountain, ND, Mike (Brenda) Wedwick of Scranton, ND and Pam Ganske of Hazen, ND; grandchildren: Stephanie, Cory, Miranda, Alexis, Kenny, Danny, and Jayme; nine great-grandchildren; and siblings: Marlene (Ed) Stremick of Walhalla, Jolene (Marvin) Eudy of Gladewater, TX, Marilyn (Dennis) Smith of Fargo, Wayne (Sally) Backes of Osnabrock, Bill (Karen) Backes of Osnabrock, JoMary (Andy) Fischer of Grand Forks, and Kurt Backes of Walhalla, ND. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband LuVerne “Bud”, son-in-law Clyde Ganske, and siblings Dennis Backes and Lenore Newland.

A memorial service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, June 9, 2018, at Brooks Funeral Home in Langdon, ND, with visitation starting one hour prior to service time.

Memorial Service

Saturday, June 09, 2018
11:00 PM

LANGDON, North Dakota 58249

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So sorry for your loss. You are in my prayers and have my deepest sympathies. Patti

Patti Delvo Jun 12 2018 12:00 AM

Marilyn so sorry for the loss of your sister.

Diane Fossum Jun 9 2018 12:00 AM

Will miss you forever. will love you to the moon and back to many times to could. So glad your pain is gone now.

Roxanne Wedwick Jun 7 2018 12:00 AM

Jeanette's Family, So sorry to hear of your loss. In sympathy, Deb Vivatson

Deb Vivatson Jun 6 2018 12:00 AM

Marlene, Kurt and Wedlock Family You have our deepest sympathy at the death of your loved one. May she Rest in Peace. Rolland and Lorraine Beauchamp.

Lorraine Beauchamp Jun 5 2018 12:00 AM

So sorry Roxy and family. She was a great lady. I won't make it on Saturday,have a wedding to be at. I'll visit you later Roxy.

jan hurley Jun 4 2018 12:00 AM