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“Cheryl and family, we were so sorry to hear about Al. and sorry this is late, but we couldn't find the site.Our prayers are with you and hope you...Read More »
1 of 13 | Posted by: mike and marcy eggen - alamogordo, NM

“Cheryl and family,So surprised to hear about Alfred. My condolences to you all. I pray God is wrapping his loving arms around you and providing you...Read More »
2 of 13 | Posted by: Cathy Brendel - Wishek, ND

“Cheryl & Family, I offer my deepest condolences. You are in my thoughts and prayers. I cherish the memories of having known and growing up with Al,...Read More »
3 of 13 | Posted by: Jeff Erbele - Aurora, CO

“Cheryl, we are truly saddened by your loss. I am sorry I could not be there, but Glynn will be . I send you thoughts of peace and grace, and hope...Read More »
4 of 13 | Posted by: Glynn and Dee Dee Haag - MN

“Cheryl and family, Sorry for your loss. Want you to know we,re thinking of you and will keep you and your family in our prayers. Daphne and Curtis ”
5 of 13 | Posted by: daphne Kessler - Lehr, ND

“Dewald Family We are so sorry to hear off your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Bryan and Debra Dohn ”
6 of 13 | Posted by: Bryan and Debra Dohn - Wishek, ND

“Our thoughts and prayers are with your family. ”
7 of 13 | Posted by: Curt & Sheryl Rohweder - Wishek,, ND

“Cheryl and family: We extend our sympathies to you and family. You are in our prayers. ”
8 of 13 | Posted by: Bob & Verna Zimmerman - Wishek, ND

“Cheryl and family, I am so very sorry for your loss. Please know that you are in my thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. Please keep...Read More »
9 of 13 | Posted by: Susan Schwartzbauer - Fargo, ND

“Sorry to hear about your loss my thoughts and prayers are with you. Betty Hehr ”
10 of 13 | Posted by: Betty Hehr - kulm, ND - Friend

“Thinking of you Cheryl and family,cherish the memories and God Bless you all Jo and Vic Vilhauer wishek, nd ”
11 of 13 | Posted by: jo - wishek, ND - friends

“Our thoughts & prayers are with all of you. May he rest in the risen Christ. ”
12 of 13 | Posted by: Glenn & Pat Metzger - Fargo, ND

“I just want to say how sorry we are to here about Alfred Jr. wish we could be with you all, we love you all hopefully some day we can see you all...Read More »
13 of 13 | Posted by: Kenneth & Delores Cumber


Alfred "Al" Dewald
West Fargo, ND

Alfred Elton Dewald, 64, West Fargo, ND, died on Sat., July 14, 2012 in his home surrounded by his family.

Al was born on Jan. 21, 1948 in Streeter, ND to Alfred Sr. and Irene (Wutzke) Dewald, he was the oldest of a set of twins. He grew up and graduated from Lehr (ND) High School. Al worked in Jamestown, ND and then moved to St. Paul, MN, where he worked for the state of Minnesota. Al married Cheryl Mueller on June 27, 1970. They moved to Wishek, Al owned and operated the 4D's Lounge with his twin brother. In 1977, Al and Cheryl operated a dairy cattle and crop farm in rural Wishek. In 2000, they moved to West Fargo, where Al was an electrician for Dakota Hill Electric in Kindred, ND. Al worked there until he was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer.

Al's hobbies where fishing, hunting and reading. He greatly enjoyed cooking for his family, friends and co-workers. Al was a member of Ducks Unlimited and Wishek Wildlife. Al treasured his time with his family and friends, and one of his greatest joys was to be with his three grandchildren.

Al was preceded in death by his parents, brother, Arron and sister, Donna Nagel.

He is survived by his wife, Cheryl, West Fargo; daughters, Micky (Martin) Birch, Minneapolis, MN, Melissa (Brandon) Carmichael, West Fargo; grandchildren, Taylor Welder, Bentley Carmichael and Henry Birch; brothers, Anthony, Lehr, Arlo (Lisa), Battleground, WA, Adrian (Mary Ann), Wishek; sisters, Norma (Bruce) Smith, Belfield, ND, Verna (Lee) Metzger, West Fargo, Myra (Steve) Gregory, Belfield.

Visitation: Wednesday from 4:30 to 6:30 with a prayer service at 6:30 in West Funeral Home, West Fargo and one hour before the service in the church.

Funeral: Thursday, July 19, 2012 at 11 am in Faith Lutheran Church, West Fargo (127 2nd Ave East).
Condolences may be sent online at westfuneralhome.com

Funeral Home
West Funeral Homes
226 4th Ave W West Fargo, ND 58078
Tel. (701) 282-6699