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Nadine Frances Zinter

The Dickey County Leader of Ellendale, North Dakota

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November 13, 1931 - December 23, 2013

Funeral service for Nadine Frances Zinter, 82, of Ellendale, ND were held December 28, 2013 at Zion Lutheran Church in Ellendale with the Rev. Tom Eckstein officiating.

Burial was in Christ Lutheran Cemetery in Albion Township, Dickey County, ND.

Nadine died December 23, 2013 at Prince of Peace Care Center in Ellendale.

Nadine Frances Jury, daughter of Herbert "Bertie" and Florence (Linnel) Jury was born November 13, 1931 on the family homestead farm in Van Meter Township, Dickey County, ND. This is where she grew up and attended Van Meter country school, graduating from Ellendale High School with the class of 1949. Nadine then worked as a secretary in Aberdeen.

Nadine was united in marriage to Verland Zinter on June 17, 1951 in Zion Lutheran Church in Ellendale. They made their home on the Zinter farm in northern Brown County, SD on the state line for eight years. In 1959 they moved to Farmington, MN and in 1973 they returned to Ellendale and bought the bowling alley. They sold the bowling alley in 1982 and Nadine then worked as a kitchen aide at the Ellendale Nursing Home. She then went to work at Ellendale Public School as Head Cook for many years. For a few years she worked for her son, Russ at Hometown Appliance as a bookkeeper and receptionist.

Nadine enjoyed cooking, gardening, especially flowers, square dancing and quilting. She was a member of Zion Lutheran Church, Ladies Aide (LWML), American Legion and VFW Auxiliary, Maud Evans Saddle Club, Quilting Club and had been the secretary for several years for Christ Lutheran Cemetery.

Nadine is survived by two daughters, Rhonda (Mike) Rademacher of Farmington, MN and Cheryl (Kim) Brokaw of Ellendale; son, Russ (Vicki) Zinter of Ellendale; brother, Delbert (Doris) Jury of Miller, SD; son-in-law, John Beckius of Ellendale; nine grandchildren; ten greatgrandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.

She is preceded in death by her parents, husband (9-28-1990), daughter, Marsha Beckius (12-4-2010), grandson, Brad Brokaw (6-24-2000) and nephew, Donald L. Jury (10-21-2013).

Honorary Casketbearers were Nadine's grandchildren and greatgrandchildren.

Casketbearers were Jason Zinter, Zach Rademacher, Nate Rademacher, Mike Zinter, Tim Beckius and Tracy Hutson.

The organist for the funeral service was Marilyn Burow and the soloist was Delia Pomplun.

Carlsen Funeral Home of Ellendale has been entrusted with arrangements.

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Original Publication Date: January 2, 2014

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