Robert N. RindeRobert N. Rinde, 87, of Grand Forks, ND and formerly of St. Thomas, ND passed away Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at his home in Parkwood Place under the care of hospice. A memorial service will be held Monday, May 6, 2013, at 10:30 a.m. at the St. Thomas United Methodist Church, St. Thomas, ND. Visitation will be held Sunday, May 5th from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. with a 7:00 p.m. prayer service at the church. Burial will be held in the St. Thomas City Cemetery.
Robert was born October 15, 1925, in Grafton, ND to Nic and Ethel (Miller) Rinde. His childhood years were spent in Hoople, ND, where he graduated in 1943. During his high school years, he was a state hurdle champion and captain of the All-Tournament Team at the ND State Class B Tournament.