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Sylvia Knutsvig

Sylvia Knutsvig

Sylvia Knutsvig, 68, of Buxton, N.D. went to heaven on March 3, 2014. She was born on 4-12-1945 in Mayville, N.D. and was the daughter of the late Orval and Helen Frigstad. She married the late Duane Knutsvig on 9-24-1965 in Grand Forks, N.D. and they lived together in Buxton, N.D. for 45 years of marriage.

Sylvia was the postmaster of the Buxton post office until her retirement. Sylvia was a devoted wife and mother and always said "what you see is what you get" and she meant it word for word. She was a very humble person who loved to spend time with her children and grandchildren. She made this world a more beautiful place just by being alive. She always greeted everyone with a smile and helped close friends and family in many different ways.

She is survived by four children: Kris (Scott) Lovell, Ft. Collins, CO; Kathy Knutsvig, Greeley, CO; Karen (Leroy) Hendricks, Waconia, MN; David Knutsvig, Buxton, ND: 7 grand children: Lucas, Spencer, Noah and Taylor Lovell, Ft Collins, CO: Jacob, Abby and Ella Hendricks, Waconia, MN. 10 nieces and 9 nephews. A viewing will be held from 5:00-7:00 on March 7, 2014 at Amundson Funeral Home, Grand Forks, ND. The funeral will be held at 2:00 pm on March 8th, 2014 at Immanuel Lutheran Church, Buxton, ND. Refreshments will be after the service at the church.

Interment will be in the spring at Immanuel North Cemetery, rural Buxton. An online guest register may be signed at