Kathy (BJ) Woll
Kathy (BJ) Woll, 52, of Hurdsfield died Friday, November 16, 2012 near Hurdsfield, North Dakota.
Funeral services will be held at the Seventh-day Adventist Church of Bowdon on Friday November 23, 2012 at 11:00 a.m.
Visitation will be held from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Wednesday at the Hertz Funeral Home of Harvey, North Dakota.
Burial will be in the church cemetery.
BJ was born February 4, 1960 in Spokane, Washington. She was the youngest of three children born to Merlin and Jo (Galiz) White.
In 1967, her family moved to Brighton, Colorado. Three years later, the family moved to Enterprise, Oregon for one year. They also lived in Hinsdale, Illinois for three years. In 1974, they moved to Denver, Colorado, where she graduated from Mile High Academy in 1978. She graduated from Walla Walla University in Washington with a Bachelor’s Degree in Office Administration and Interior Design in 1982.
On February 3, 1985, she was united in marriage with Robert (Bob) Woll. They then moved to the family ranch in South Dakota. In 1991, they purchased a farm/ranch in Hurdsfield, ND, where they combined their love of farming/ranching with raising their two sons who were her greatest pride and joy. BJ was very active in her community and held numerous positions in her church and community organizations. She was an equal partner with her husband, Bob, in their farm/ranch operation. She was also very artistic and creative and operated her own interior design business called “Design Expressions” in which she was very successful. BJ’s love of creating gave her a unique ability to bring warmth and character to a home.
BJ is survived by her husband, Bob; her sons, Jared (22) of Bismarck, North Dakota, and Jason (15); her parents, Merlin and Jo White of Hurdsfield, North Dakota; her sister Rose White of Marysville, WA; her brother, Phil (Jan) White of Simi Valley, California; nephews (5); nieces (4); great nephews (4); and great nieces (2).