Roman H. Lenz 87 of rural Barney, ND passed away Friday morning at his home,, rural Barney. Funeral mass will be Thursday November 4, 2010 at 11:00 a.m. St. Anthony's Catholic Church in Mooreton, ND with Rev. Peter Anderl as celebrant and burial will be in Calvary Cemetery, Mantador, ND. Visitation will be Wednesday from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. with a prayer service at 7:00 p.m. at the Frank Family Funeral Home in Hankinson, ND, and also Thursday morning one hour prior to the service at the church. Pallbearers will be Anna Mauch, Allie Mauch & Ashley Mauch. Honorary pallbearers are "All His Friends & Neighbors. Organist will be Stacy Mauch with special music by St. Peter & Paul Choir.
Roman Henry Lenz was born July 14, 1923 in Barney Township, Barney, ND, the son of Leo and Anna (Lugert) Lenz. He grew up on the farm and attended country school. He went to C.C.C. camp (Civilian Conservation Corps) for awhile and then returned to the farm. He farmed all his life until 2002 when he retired. After retiring he continued to live on the farm.
He was a member of St. Peter & Paul Catholic Church, Mantador, ND.
Roman is survived by his brothers: John Lenz, Logan, IA, Kenneth (Janet) Lenz, Belton, MO, Charles (Mary) Lenz, Walcott, ND & Joseph Lenz, Barney, ND; sisters: Lois (John) Dixon, Houston, TX and Antoinette Mauch, Mooreton, ND.
He is preceded in death by his parents: Leo & Anna Lenz, brothers: Edmond, James & Eugene and sisters: Margaret Heitkamp & Rosemary Forness