Roxann M. Kvasager, 61

Roxann M. Kvasager, 61, of Rhame, and formerly of Thompson, N.D. passed away Tuesday, July 4, 2017 in Vibra Hospital in Mandan.

Roxann Marie Griggs was born March 3, 1956 in Grand Forks, ND the daughter of Lloyd “Jim” and Anna (Opyt) Griggs. She was raised in Thompson and graduated from Thompson High School in 1974. Roxann married Gerald W. Kvasager on July 5, 1974 in St. Jude’s Catholic Church in Thompson. Following their marriage, they lived in Thompson and a variety of communities in North Dakota and Minnesota until moving to Rhame in 2006. Roxann loved working in the hospitality industry and socializing with her friends. She was a very neat and organized person. She enjoyed playing softball, camping, fishing and most of all being with her family. While living in Thompson, she taught Sunday school at Walle Lutheran Church.

She is survived by her husband, Gerald; her mother, Anna Griggs, Thompson, ND; sons, Timothy (Andrea) Kvasager, Grand Forks, ND, Todd Kvasager, Rhame, ND; a daughter, Tori Kvasager, Wahpeton, ND; brothers, Randy (Melanie) Griggs, Williston, ND, Kent (Becky) Griggs, Grand Forks, ND, Richard (Tammy) Griggs, Milnor, ND, Kerry (Trisha) Griggs, Tolna, ND; a sister, Kimberly (Timothy) Weber, Thompson, ND; 7 grandchildren, Clair, Addison, Marlys, Chloe, Catherine, Aiden and Rilynn; nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her father, Jim Griggs and an infant brother, Lloyd, Jr.

Memorial Service was at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, July 8, 2017 in Walle Lutheran Church, Thompson.

Family Greeting: Was held one hour prior to the service in the church on Saturday.

Interment: Walle Lutheran Cemetery, Thompson, ND.

The online memorial registry may be signed at

Delores L. Peters, 8

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