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“Glen, Melissa, and Jon, Myrna was a great lady, and she will be missed. You are all in my thoughts and prayers. Kathy Nelson ”
1 of 9 | Posted by: Kathy Nelson - Wahpeton, ND

“Dear Audrey, Judy, Lois, Mark and all of Myrna's family, Although our paths haven't crossed for many years, I fondly remember growing up with you...Read More »
2 of 9 | Posted by: Esther Baker - Fargo, ND

“My love to Myrnas family and may she rest in peace. So sorry for your loss. May God Bless and keep all the family. ”
3 of 9 | Posted by: shelley McMaster - Napa, CA

“Glen, Melissa, and Jon Our prayers are devoted to your family. We are so sorry. I have lots of memories and respected Myrna because she was such a...Read More »
4 of 9 | Posted by: Bill and Jan Davis - Ottertail, MN

“To Myrna's Family, so sorry to see Myrna's obit in the Fargo Forum. My condolences to Her Family. ”
5 of 9 | Posted by: Harvey Taylor, Jr - Fargo, ND

“Glen and family, Our deepest sympathy to you and your family. Myrna was a great wife, mother, grandmother and friend. We will all miss her. ...Read More »
6 of 9 | Posted by: Dean Koppelman - San Tan Valley, AZ

“I worked with Myrna at Central Elementary. She was a very special lady. My thoughts and prayers go to the family. ”
7 of 9 | Posted by: Karen Wagner - Clitherall, MN

“Glen and family, I'm sorry for your loss. Myrna was a kind and sweet lady. I enjoyed the visits I had with Myrna on our stopovers in Wahpeton on way...Read More »
8 of 9 | Posted by: Gene W. Koppelman - COON RAPIDS, MN

“Glen and family, We send our sympathy and prayers to you. We have many fond memories of Myrna and the joy she brought to everyone. Her memory will...Read More »
9 of 9 | Posted by: John Koppelman - Great Falls, MT


Myrna Engle, 71, Wahpeton, North Dakota and Sun City West, Arizona died on Thursday, December 6, 2012 at her home in Sun City West surrounded by her family. The Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, December 22, 2012 at 10:00 A.M. at Bethel Lutheran Church, Wahpeton, ND with Rev. Jule' Ballinger officiating. Visitation with her family will also be Saturday morning from 9:00-10:00 A.M. Myrna was born on June 4, 1941 in Brinsmade, ND the daughter of Bronald and Inga (Brenno) Thompson. She was raised and educated in Oberon, ND and graduated from high school in 1959. She attended college at Valley City State College, Valley City, ND graduating in 1963. Myrna was united in marriage to Glen Engle on August 19, 1966 at Calvary Lutheran Church, Oberon, ND. They taught together in Edgeley, ND and Wahpeton, ND. Myrna was a member of Bethel Lutheran Church and was active in church, school and community activities. She enjoyed spending time with family, especially her two young grandchildren; Ella and Addison. The couple also enjoyed traveling and spending winters in Arizona. Her loving family includes her husband, Glen; children, Melissa (Tom) Hauge, Chaska, MN and Jon (Jen) Engle, Cleveland, OH, grandchildren Ella Engle and Addison Hauge; sisters; Audrey (Dale) Moug, Judith (Loren) Koppelman, Lois (Michael) Delmore, a brother Mark (Sharla) Thompson and a sister-in-law, Alice Thompson along with many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents and a brother, Curtis Thompson. Family requests Memorials be given to the American Lung Association or donor's choice.