Howard L. ParéHoward L. Paré, age 87, resident of Devils Lake, ND, formerly of Tolna, ND, passed away Tuesday, August 27, 2013 at Heartland Care Center in Devils Lake, ND.
Howard Leroy Paré was born to Alphonse and Gertrude (Thelan) Paré on August 4, 1926 in Mercy Hospital of Devils Lake. He attended grade school at Minco School #1 and graduated from high school in 1943 at St. Thomas Military Academy in St. Paul, MN. He also attended St. Thomas College. Howard was married to Muriel Rose Otto on September 9, 1946 at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Tolna. Howard was very active in the community over the years. He farmed for many years and also operated the Rural Supply Company Plumbing & Heating. He also installed the first irrigation system in the area.