Lucille Liebig, age 87, of Kensal, ND, died April 20, 2013, at Lutheran Home of the Good Shepherd, New Rockford, ND. Funeral services were held April 25 at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, Kensal, ND with the Rev. Bob Hill officiating. Interment will be in Kensal Cemetery.
Lucille Schimelfenig was born June 24, 1925, near Fessenden, ND to Charles and Catherine (Kunnanz) Schimelfenig. Lucille grew up near Goodrich, ND. She worked as a telephone operator in Fessenden as a young woman.
On Sept. 28, 1946, Lucille was united in marriage to William F. Liebig at Fessenden. They farmed and Lucille worked for the US Postal Service.
Lucille was a member of the American Legion Auxiliary, St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, and LWML.
She is survived by one son, Jerald (Charlene) Liebig, Carrington; one daughter, Brenda (Bill) Frost, Gettysburg, SD; 13 grandchildren, 22 great-grandchildren; one brother, Ted Schimelfenig, Carrington; two sisters, Agnes Leik, Kensal, and Hazel “Dixie” Berg, Emery, SD.
She was preceded in death by her husband, her son Joseph William, great-granddaughter, Whitney; her parents, a brother Floyd and a sister Cathren Faul.
Evans Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.