Anne "Janette" Tjelde

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A graveside service celebrating Anne’s life will be held Saturday morning, December 8, 2018 at 11:00 AM at the Nameless Cemetery rural Cartwright, North Dakota.

Rev. Brian Knutson will officiate.

Anne "Janette" Tjelde
August 18, 1933 - November 23, 2018

Place of Birth : McKenzie County, North Dakota
Residence : Puyallup, Washington, Formerly of Williston
Age : 85

Anne "Janette"Tjelde, 85 of Williston, most recently of Puyallup, Washington, passed away at the Beamo Adult Family Home in Puyallup on Friday evening, November 23, 2018.

Anne Janette Tjelde, 85, passed on Friday evening, November 23, 2018 at the Beamo Caring Adult Family Home located in Puyallup, WA. She resided in Williston, ND from 1933-2012. She then wintered in Tacoma, WA from 2012-2013 before moving permanently in the summer of 2014 to live with her nephew, Steve Tjelde (Denise).

Ms. Tjelde was born on the 18th of August, 1933 in Alexander, North Dakota on the farm of Jorgan and Hilda (Knudsen) Tjelde. She was baptized on November 12, 1933 at St. Olaf Church, an Evangelical Lutheran Church in America from 1826-1969. Anne was a member of First Lutheran Church in Williston for many years.

Anne provided domestic services for those in need, and cared for her ailing parents and sister prior to their passing.

She was preceded in death by two brothers, Leif A. Tjelde (2010) his spouse Carol is still living and Alf L. Tjelde (2012); one sister, Clarice A. (Tjelde) Johnsrud (2013).

She is survived by a sister-in-law, Carol Tjelde, twelve nieces and nephews, twenty four great-nieces and nephews and twenty five great-great-nieces and nephews.

The Everson Coughlin Funeral Home of Williston is caring for the family.