To view the flowers from Lois’ service, click here:  Lois Brevig Flowers

Lois Brevig, 76, Minot died on Sunday, January 23, 2022, in a Minot hospital following a lengthy illness.

Lois Elaine Krueger was born on November 9, 1945, in Minot, ND to Edwin and Helen (Filler) Krueger.  Lois lived on the family farm near Sawyer when she was young, and then moved into Sawyer where she attended school and graduated from high school in 1963.

Lois married Gary Brevig, her high school sweetheart, on July 17, 1964 at St. Peter’s Lutheran Church in Sawyer.  They made their home in Minot where she began her career at Trinity Hospital as a Ward Clerk.  They continued to make their home in Minot and Lois held a variety of positions at Trinity prior to retiring from the Community Relations Department in 1995.  Since 2000, she and Gary had especially enjoyed time spent at Mouse River Park.

Lois especially enjoyed cooking and entertaining, gardening and flowers, shopping and lunches with Tracy, and hugging up all her friends and family.

Lois’ loving family includes her husband of 57 years Gary; daughter: Tracy; siblings: Doris Smestad, Lloyd Krueger, Mary Smestad, Kenny (LaVoughn) Krueger, Lyle Krueger, Norman Krueger (Bill Hudson), Sandy (Jim) Murphy and Candis (Gordon) Zietz; in-law: Brice Watson and several nieces, nephews and cousins.

Lois was preceded in death by her parents, sister: Jean Watson, and in-laws: Nanette Krueger, Lyle Smestad, Dale Smestad and Roy Davis.

Funeral Service:  Monday, January 31, 2022, at 11:00 a.m. in St. Mark’s Lutheran Church – Minot.

Interment will be in Rosehill Memorial Park – Minot in the Spring of 2022.

Visitation:  Sunday from noon to 2:00 p.m. in the Thomas Family Funeral Home – Minot.

In lieu of plants and flowers, memorials are preferred to a local animal rescue.


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