Mike Rambur Sr.

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Mike Rambur Sr. 90, Bismarck, died December 14, 2020, in a Bismarck care center.

Private memorial services will be held on Thursday, December 17, 2020, at 1:30 p.m.  For those not attending, the service will be streamed on the Bismarck Funeral Home Facebook page.

Mike Rambur was born to Sam and Helen (Eichenlaub) Rambur.  Mike attended school in Hettinger and Carson, ND.  He graduated May 1948 in Carson, and was active in football, basketball, and baseball.

Mike was asked by a major league scout for the New York Giants to attend baseball try-out camp.  After a few months in Florida at the training camp, he received his Army Service draft papers.  He served from 1951 in Korea and the United States as an MP (Military Police) and was honorably discharged in 1956.

On June 22, 1954 he married Dorene Ferderer.  Mike and Dorene had four children, Michael, Beverly, Perry, and Wade.  Their family moved from Carson to Bismarck in 1961.  Mike worked for Twin City Testing (Maxim) from 1961 to 2008.

Mike was known for his constant sense of humor and will be missed by family, friends, and everyone at St. Vincent’s over the last five years.

Mike is survived by his wife, Dorene; sons, Michael (Kim), Wade (Sheri); daughter, Beverly (Michael) Arellano; sister, Pauline Smith; daughter-in-law:  Val Rambur; 10 grandchildren; and 15 great grandchildren.

He is preceded in death by his parents; son, Perry; sister, Christine; and brother, Tony.

In lieu of plants and flowers, the family wishes any memorial considerations be sent to Bismarck Funeral Home.

 

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