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Allan Herold

September 18, 1942 ~ February 23, 2024 (age 81) 81 Years Old

Allan Herold Obituary

   Allan Douglas Herold, 81, of West Fargo, ND passed away February 23,2024 at Sanford Medical Center Fargo, ND with family by his side. 

   He was born on September 18, 1942 to Elmer and Esther (Schwarzrock) Herold and was raised in Erie, ND. 

   After graduating high school in Hunter, ND he began farming with his dad. He married Karol Jacobson in October 1963. Together they raised three children, Doug, Karen and Steve.  He began working at Wallwork Truck Center in 1969 as a diesel mechanic. There he worked for 40 years. 

   Allan married Lorraine Burley in June 1996. They enjoyed dancing as often as they could. Allan enjoyed hunting and fishing. He was a true ‘farm boy’ and loved collecting tractors including his favorite the Cockshutt. He didn’t golf much himself, but enjoyed watching it on TV and he was a dedicated Bison fan. 

   He is survived by his wife Lorraine, his children and his stepchildren: Doug (Tina) Herold Casselton, ND, Karen (Robert) Arenivas, Magnolia, Texas, Steve (Teresa) Herold, Slater, Iowa, Vicky (Bob) Engen, Tolna, ND; Valerie (Gary) Steinhaus, Leonard, ND; Veronica Fiedler, Casselton, ND; Tammy Burley, West Fargo, ND and Tim (Jenni) Burley, Hutchinson, MN.  Along with several grandchildren, great grandchildren and his siblings.

   He was preceded in death by his parents and several other family members.  


Visitation: Saturday, March 23, 2024 from 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM at West Funeral Home, West Fargo, ND.

Celebration of Life: Saturday, March 23, 2024 at 2:00 PM at West Funeral Home, West Fargo, ND.


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March 23, 2024

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
West Funeral Home & Life Tribute Center
321 Sheyenne Street
West Fargo, ND 58078

Celebration of Life
March 23, 2024

2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
West Funeral Home & Life Tribute Center
321 Sheyenne Street
West Fargo, ND 58078


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