Frieda’s Veil – Sun of Jamestown


Frieda Veil, 102, Jamestown, ND, formerly of Streeter, ND Community, died early Tuesday morning October 19, 2021 at Ave Maria in Jamestown, ND.

Frieda Kubler was born September 25, 1919 on the family farm, the daughter of David Kubler and Katherina (Seher) Kubler. She attended the local rural school and became a local woman where she helped on the family farm.

She and Adolph Veil were married on April 18, 1938 at her parents’ family farm. They made their home on a farm southeast of Streeter, ND for eight years. In 1946, they moved to Streeter. From 1946 to 1975 they owned and operated the Veils gas station in Streeter. Frieda worked at the Fairway Grocery Store in Streeter for 24 years before retiring. After her husband’s death on March 27, 1986, she continued to reside in Streeter. She entered Ave Maria in January 2019.

She was a life member of St. Luke’s Lutheran Church in Streeter, active in church activities and the ladies’ group. She also liked to work the Buffalo Supper. She was known as an excellent cook and it seemed that whenever company came to see her, she cooked up a wonderful meal in no time. She was fun loving and enjoyed the occasional root beer float or apricot slush, but she said they made her cheeks red!!! She really enjoyed playing bingo and going to the casino, as well as dancing polkas and waltzes.

Surviving are four sons, Lloyd Veil, Streeter, ND; Randy (Karren) Excelsior, MN; Jerome Veil, Jamestown, North Dakota; Jeffrey (Lavon) Veil, Jamestown, ND; son-in-law, Donald Buckmiller, Rugby, ND;11 grandchildren, Shelly Staggs, Brent Veil, Kip Veil, Jodi Wright, Jillain Veil-Ehnert, Jacquelyn Davis, Melissa Burkhard, Kurt Buckmiller, Todd Buckmiller, Nicholas Veil and Jamison Veil 16 rear -grandchildren, 3 great-great-grandchildren,

She was predeceased by her parents, husband, son Cordell, daughter Irene, 1 great-granddaughter, Dawn Marie, two daughters-in-law, Arlene and JoDell, 5 sisters, Bertha, Otilla, Paulina, Martha, Lizzie, 3 brothers, Walter, David, Jr. and Art.

Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m. on Saturday, October 23, 2021 at St. Luke’s Lutheran Church in Streeter, ND with the Reverend Nathan Wicks officiating.

The family will receive friends from Friday 5 to 7 at the funeral home.

Interment will be in St. Luke’s Lutheran Cemetery, Streeter, ND.

Arrangements are being made by Haut Funeral Home and Celebration of Life Center in Jamestown, ND.


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