Richard Anhorn

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To view the flowers from Richard’s service, click here: Richard Anhorn Flowers

Richard Anhorn, 67, Minot and formerly of Harvey died on Tuesday, January 25, 2022 in a Minot hospital from complications related to kidney disease.

Richard Allen Anhorn was born on November 30, 1954 in Harvey, ND to Erven and Inez (Thon) Anhorn. He was raised and educated in Harvey and graduated from Harvey High School in 1972. He continued his education at Minot State University and graduated with a degree in music education.  Later, he received his Master’s Degree. 

Rich was a music teacher at Des Lacs-Burlington High School, McClusky High School and Minot High School from 1979 – 1989. Later, he was employed by Nu-Grain Technologies in Harvey from 1989 to 1999 and as marketing and ticketing director of the Norsk Hostfest from 2001 to 2011.

Rich married Rebecca (Markle) Barcomb on April 20, 2007.  They made their home in Minot.  He retired in 2011 due to ill health.

Rich was a member of the Music Educators National Conference, Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia, a national music fraternity as well as the Minot and North Dakota Education Associations and the Moose Lodge. He especially enjoyed music, reading hunting, fishing, and loved spending time with his grandchildren. 

Rich’s loving family includes his wife of fourteen years Rebecca; stepchildren: Myles Barcomb of Minot and Sydney Hoffner of Los Angeles; grandchildren: Annabelle and Elijah and brother: James (Harriet) Anhorn of Harvey and several nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Rich was preceded in death by his parents: Erven Anhorn and Inez Anhorn; uncles: Arthur Anhorn and Raymond Anhorn; aunts: Esther Alexander and Gladys Werth; uncles: Marvin Thon and Lawrence Thon and grandparents: Gottlieb Anhorn and Otilia Anhorn. 

Celebration of the Life of Richard Anhorn: Saturday, January 29, 2022 at 11:00 a.m. in the Thomas Family Funeral Home Chapel – Minot, with fellowship to follow at the Minot Moose Lodge. To view a recorded stream of the service access: https://www.mtmsales.net/thomas
Visitation:  Friday, January 28th from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. in Thomas Family Funeral Home – Minot.
Memorials are preferred to Souris Basin Transportation.


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