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The funeral for Milton O. Wiest, 86, Wishek, and West Fargo, will be held at 10:30 a.m., Thursday, July 14, 2016, at United Church of Christ Church, Wishek. Milton died July 9 at a Fargo hospital. Visitation will be from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m Wednesday at Dahlstrom Funeral Home, Wishek, with a prayer service at 7 p.m., at the funeral home. Burial will be at Wishek City Cemetery. Milton Oscar Wiest was born July 9, 1930, the son of Ed K. and Lydia (Weisser) Wiest, on the family farm, southwest of Wishek. He completed school through 8th grade, at which time he was required, as the youngest son, to stay home and assist his parents with farming. As an adult, Milton joined the North Dakota Army National Guard. He was deployed stateside to assist with reopening Ft. Rucker, Alabama, during the Korean Conflict.

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