Freddy Michel, 54, of Watford City, N.D., formerly of Texas, died Monday, Sept. 23, 2013, at the Billings Clinic in Billings Mont. Freddy died of injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident near Plentywood, Mont., in early September. His funeral service was held at 10:00 a.m., Saturday, Sept. 28, 2013, at Keene First Lutheran Church. Pastor Rob Favorite officiated and interment followed at Clear Creek Cemetery.
Fred was born June 25, 1959, in Clarksville, Texas, the son of Morris D. and Bonnie F. (Horton) Donelson. He was raised in and graduated high school in Scurry, Texas. Shortly after high school he married Debbie Bush. From this union two sons were born, Patrick and Timothy.
He had various jobs during his life in Texas. He later married Rosie Johnson. They eventually moved to North Dakota. During his life in North Dakota he worked various jobs in the oilfield. About seven years ago, he met the love of his life, Faye Jorgenson.
Fred enjoyed hunting, fishing, riding motorcycle and spending time with friends and family. It was never a dull moment with Fred around. He enjoyed life and lived it to the fullest.
Fred passed away Monday, Sept. 23, 2013, at the Billings Clinic Hospital in Billings, Mont., from injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident on Aug. 31, 2013, near Plentywood, Mont.
Fred is survived by his brother, Ricky Donelson of Dallas, Texas; his sister, Tracy Donelson of Winnsboro, Texas; his sons, Patrick Michel of Dallas, Texas and Timothy Michel of Watford City, N.D.; grandsons, Bryan and Landon; special friend, Faye Jorgenson; nieces and nephews; and adopted grandchildren, Gunner and Jetta Wahus.
Fred was preceded in death by his parents; and his sister, Sheila Mundie.
Friends may sign the online register book and give their condolences at www.fulkersons.com