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Avis Feltus

Avis Feltus, 87, West Fargo, died Tuesday, April 26, 2011 in Sanford Health, Fargo.

Avis Nelson was born Feb. 1, 1924, at Maddock, N.D., the daughter of John and Caroline (Hendrickson) Nelson. She was raised and attended rural schools at Maddock. Avis later moved to Fargo, where she worked in restaurants. She married Fred Feltus in Fargo. They lived in Idaho and Washington state, where she worked in the shipyards. They returned to the area and lived in Moorhead. Avis was employed at the Silverline Boat factory in Moorhead until retiring. Avis and Fred had one daughter, Carol Ann, who preceded her in death. Mr. Feltus

died in 1993.

She is survived by a sister, Gloria Wadeson, Fargo; eleven nephews and nieces, George, Greg, Larry and Lynn Wadeson, Sue Anderson, Bonnie Meyer, Richard Feltus, Wayne and Roger Nelson, Verne Larson, and Randy Feltus.

The Funeral was held Saturday, April 30, at 10:30 a.m., in West Funeral Chapel, West Fargo, with visitation from 9:30 to 10:30.

Burial was in Sunset Memorial Gardens, Fargo.

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(West Funeral Home, West Fargo)