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Stonewall 'Stoney' Gessner

Stonewall Gessner, age 64, of Lake Upsilon, N.D., formerly of Minot, N.D., passed away on Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2012, at his home.

A Memorial Service was held on Monday, Nov. 12, 2012, at St. Joachim Catholic Church in Rolla, N.D. An informal gathering was held at the Thomas Family Funeral Home in Minot on Wednesday, Nov. 14.

In lieu of plants and flowers, memorials are preferred to the family for establishing an endowment fund to the UND Physical Therapy Program.

Elick Funeral Home in Rolla and Thomas Family Funeral Home in Minot managed arrangements. Those wishing to sign the online memorial register or share memories are invited to use the expressions of sympathy section at