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Valeria (Gienger) Youle, 70, West Fargo, ND passed away March 1, 2019 at Sanford Medical Center, Fargo.
Valeria was born December 27, 1948 to Wilmer and Erma (Spitzer) Gienger in Jamestown, ND. She grew up near Cleveland, ND on the family farm. She was the eldest of her five siblings. She graduated from Cleveland High School in 1967. She married Gary Heier in 1969. She then married Vaino Youle in 1975. They resided in Hecla, SD and owned/operated Oakes TV and Appliance in Oakes, ND. She moved to West Fargo in the fall of 1992 where she attended Interstate Business College. She graduated in May 1994 with a degree in Business Management. She was employed at various businesses doing accounting and clerical work.
Valeria enjoyed gardening, sewing, reading, and fishing. She had two dogs, Molly and Baby, who brought her daily joy. But her true pride and joy were her grandchildren.
Valeria is survived by her children: Faith (Dean) Heier Hitterdal, of Dilworth, MN, Gail (Harold Jr.) Scheffert, of Oakes, ND, and Wayne (Erin) Youle, of Grand Forks, her grandchildren: Matthew Youle, Katheryn, Hannah, Erich, and Rachael Scheffert, grandpuppies: Junior and CoaCo. Other survivors include her siblings: Delbert (Judy) Gienger, Cindy (Dean) Schlaht, Rosalie (Terry) Wibstad, Tilmer (Sandy) Gienger, and Ross (Jolynn) Gienger, along with her nieces and nephews.
Valeria was preceded in death by her parents and nephew Michael Gienger.
Cards for Valeria may be sent to: Gail Scheffert, 10223 96th St. SE, Oakes, ND 58474
Memorial Service: Saturday, March 9, 2019 at 10:30 AM at Community Presbyterian Church, West Fargo.
Burial: Will be held at a later date.
West Funeral Home & Life Tribute Center