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Loren Herman Berwald
October 15, 1927 - November 8, 2017

Place of Birth: Watertown, MN
Residence: Watford City, ND
Age: 90

Loren Berwald, 90, of Watford City, passed away Wednesday November 8, 2017 at his Watford City residence. Fulkerson Stevenson Funeral Home of Watford City is assisting the family.

Loren Herman Berwald was born at Watertown, MN, the son of Oscar and Mable (Lange) Berwald on October 15, 1927 He grew up on his parent’s Dairy Farm. He was an adventurous child, spending his time hunting, and trapping in the surrounding communities. He attended parochial Lutheran grade school and graduated from Watertown High School. At the age of 18, Loren was drafted into the U.S. Army and served as a World War II Veteran.

After his discharge, he married Eileen Karels. They had four children, Carol, Keith, Robert and Pam. They bought and developed a dairy farm. It was during this time, he became involved in artificial insemination of cattle. He later sold the farm and moved to Hutchinson, MN and worked for ABS services. He served this industry for twenty years as a District Manager. The couple later divorced.

Loren met Carole Levang in 1975. Loren and Carole were united in marriage in Keene, ND on April 6, 1976. He helped Carole with the ranch operations along with Carole’s son, Dean. Loren worked on herd improvement through genetics to develop a top Angus herd. He also worked for Koch Oil driving a transport truck for 15 years. He retired in 1991 and continued to live on the ranch until 2010, when the couple moved to Watford City.

During his retirement, Loren enjoyed gardening, woodworking, hunting and being an active member in both the American Legion and First Lutheran Church in Watford City.

Loren is survived by his wife, Carole, his children; Keith (Nancy) Berwald, Bob (Mavis) Berwald, Pam (Ken) Schumann, his sister, Elaine Hoese, his step-children; Judy Norby (Gary), Cheryl Lee (Mark) and Dean Levang (Carolyn), his grandchildren; Brian Berwald, David Berwald (Nicole), Ryan Berwald (Shannon), Brent Berwald (Kati), Brandon Berwald and Lisa Valiant, his step-grandchildren; Shelley Tollefson (Glen), Wade Browning (Elaine), Shauna Underwood (Jason), Justin Norby (Nicole), Becki Lyson (Terry), Shanda Lee, Josh Lee (Callie), Shawn Levang (Mandy) and Jennifer Connolly (Shawn), 13 great grandchildren, 22 step great grandchildren and 2 step great-great grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents, an infant daughter, Carol Berwald and infant grandchildren, Nathan and Theresa Berwald and a brother-in-law, Oswald Hoese.

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Jeanette Anderson (Watford City, ND )
Nov 9, 2017
To the Family Of Loren,
May he rest in peace. Thinking of all of you during this difficult time.
Margaret Renbarger
Nov 9, 2017
Thoughts and prayers to all of you during this sad time. May the memories you have comfort you. God bless.
J.E (Atlanta , Georgia )
Nov 10, 2017
So sorry to read of Loren’s passing. As the family mourns, may the warm memories bring much comfort and a lighter heart. May you find support and solace in the inviting expression at Isaiah 41: 10, 13 in the months and years ahead.
Rob & Babe Olson (Mesquite , N. V.)
Nov 10, 2017
So sorry to hear of Loren's passing! We are thinking of all of your family Carol .
Bob and Cindy Pfeifer (Dazey, ND)
Nov 10, 2017
Our prayers are with the entire family during this time of loss. May God wrap this family in his arms and comfort them.
Larrynygaard (McClusky , ND)
Nov 10, 2017
Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this time.
Bob and Cindy Pfeifer (Dazey, ND)
Nov 10, 2017
Our prayers are with the entire family during this time of loss. May God wrap this family in his arms and comfort them.
Bob and Cindy Pfeifer (Dazey, ND)
Nov 10, 2017
Our prayers are with the entire family during this time of loss. May God wrap this family in his arms and comfort them.
Donna & Kim Meyer (Glencoe , Mn.)
Nov 10, 2017
Our thoughts and prayers are with you all,
Cathy Ziemann
Nov 10, 2017
Loren Berwald Family:
My deepest sympathy to all of you in the passing of Loren, husband,, father, grandpa, great grandpa, friend to many.
My thoughts are with you.
Greg & Mary Dronen (Hutchinson, Mn)
Nov 10, 2017
Our condolences and prayers to the Berwald family. Cherish your memories. God bless.
Colleen Zeiszler (Garrison , ND )
Nov 11, 2017
So sorry for your loss Aunt Carole sending hugs and prayers your way. I wish We were able to make it up there for the funeral but we are leaving for Mayo on Monday morning George has a couple of appointments on Tuesday. But you will definitely be on my mind. Love you!!
Kristy and Jim pittsley (Watford city , North Dakota )
Nov 11, 2017
So sorry for your loss... our thoughts and prayers for you and your family....
Karen Koch (Spring Park, Mn)
Nov 11, 2017
So sorry for your loss of Loren (husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather also brother . Loren was always smiling God Bless all of his family.
Andy and Brenda Turnquist (Gillette, Wy)
Nov 11, 2017
Sorry for your loss! Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
Harvey and LuAnne Senn (Sidney, MT)
Nov 13, 2017
Carole and Family Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time. Loren was a very special person and will be missed. Blessings Harvey and LuAnne Senn
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