Evans Funeral Home

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New Rockford and Carrington, North Dakota
701.947.2911 or 701.652.3003



Dennis Edinger

Dennis Edinger, 82, of Cathay, ND, died Wednesday, November 15, 2017, at Lutheran Home of the Good Shepherd, New Rockford, ND.

Dennis Merlin Edinger was born on February 19, 1935, in New Rockford, ND, the son of Edward and Annie (Reddig) Edinger. He grew up on the family farm in Cathay, attending school there. He graduated from Cathay High School in 1955.  After graduating he continued to farm with his father taking over in 1962. Dennis served in the US Army from 1960-1962.

On August 20, 1961, Dennis was united in marriage to Moneen Ableidinger, at Cathay Baptist Church, Cathay, ND. Together they raised two children Pat and Mary. He enjoyed farming and all aspects of it. He enjoyed camping and snowmobiling with family and friends.

He is survived by his wife Moneen, Cathay; children Pat (Kathy) Edinger, Valley City and Mary Edinger, Fargo; grandchildren Erin Edinger, Cedar Rapids, IA, Ashten Edinger, Langdon, ND; brother Richard (Judy) Edinger, Fergus Falls, MN, as well as many nieces and nephews.

Dennis was preceded in death by his parents Edward and Annie Edinger, sisters Irma Meth, Carol Trochmann, Myra Boelke, Alyce Schlittendhardt, and brother Wallace Edinger.




Federated Church UCC/UMC, Carrington


Wednesday, November 22, 2017, at 10:00AM


Lakeview Cemetery, Cathay, ND

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Name: John & Brenda Schander

Date: 11-18-2017

Message: Moneen, Pat, & Mary

Sorry to hear of Dennis's passing.  Your have our sincere condolences.  You are all in our thoughts and prayers!

We always enjoyed talking with Dennis.  We didn't always agree but that is what life is all about.  He enjoyed his farming and took great pride in it.

May God bless you in your time of sorrow!



Name: Carol Mehlhoff

Date: 11-17-17

Message: Moneen and family- my sincere sympathy in the loss of your husband,father and grandfather. May God surround u with his love- I have many a fond memory of Dennis!

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