A funeral Mass for Dwight Faiman, 76, of Dickinson will be 10:00 a.m., Thursday, February 21, 2019 at Queen of Peace Catholic Church in Dickinson with Monsignor Thomas Richter celebrating. Military Rites will be presented by the Dickinson American Legion Post #3 Honor Guard. Burial will take place in the North Dakota Veterans Cemetery in Mandan.
Visitation for Dwight will be 2:00 p.m., to 7:00 p.m., Wednesday, February 20, 2019 at Stevenson Funeral Home with a rosary and vigil service being held at 6:00 p.m.
Dwight passed away Sunday, February 17, 2019 at his home in Dickinson.
Dwight James was born December 30, 1942 in Dickinson, the son of Clement and Dorothy (David) Faiman. He graduated from Versippi High School in 1960. Dwight joined the Army on May 29, 1964 and received training in Fort Leonard Wood, MO. He was honorably discharged in October. He then served in the US Army Reserved from September 1968 until his honorable discharge from Fort Dix, NJ on February 28, 1970. Dwight married Evalin Anderson on December 29, 1979 in Medora, ND. He was father to Leon, John and Susan. Dwight had many jobs throughout the years, including; Fisher’s Sand and Gravel, Meyer Construction, Bowman Cattle Trucking, TMI, Everett Real Estate and Dakota Bus Service being his favorite.
Dwight is survived by his step-children, Leon (Karen) Kristianson of Dickinson, Susan (Steve) Butterfield of Mandan, John (Donna) Kristianson of Walcott, ND; brothers, David (Lynn) Faiman of St. Cloud, MN, Doug (Arlene) Faiman of Bismarck; sisters, Arletta Harrell of Grass Valley, CA, Marlene Allmendinger of Bismarck; six grandchildren, Nicole (Ryan) Kilwein, Sarah (Christopher) Wolf, Alicia Butterfield, Kyle Butterfield, Jessica Kristianson, Kelly (Summer) Kristianson; six great-grandchildren; and special friend who was like a daughter; Robin Pasterak.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Clement and Dorothy; wife, Evalin; grandson, Jacob Bohn; and brothers-in-law, Douglas Harrell and Mel Allmendinger.
Family suggests donations be made to the Stark County Veterans Memorial or charity of your choice.
Burial Date: February 21, 2019
Funeral Home Dickinson, ND
Funeral Mass: 10:00 a.m., Thursday, February 21, 2019 at Queen of Peace Catholic Church
Visitation: 2:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m., Wednesday, February 20, 2019 at Stevenson Funeral Home
Rosary & Vigil Service: 6:00 p.m., Wednesday, February 20, 2019 at Stevenson Funeral Home