Age 74 of Grand Forks, formerly of Euclid, died June 26. Services will be June 28.

Elaine M. Pierce, 74, of Grand Forks, ND, passed away Tuesday, June 26, 2012, at Altru Hospital, Grand Forks.

Elaine was born August 26, 1937, in Reynolds, ND to Ralph and Ruth (Olson) Adams. She grew up in Grand Forks and graduated from St. James High School. On November 22, 1955, Elaine married Lyle Pierce and they farmed near Euclid, MN for many years. They moved to Grand Forks in 1980.

Elaine is survived by her husband, Lyle, and sons: Kevin (Jeanette) Pierce of Grand Forks and Michael (Linda) Pierce of Grand Forks, daughter-in-law Kathy Dufault, son-in-law Randy Dufault, 10 grandchildren, 3 great-grandchildren.

Preceding her in death were her parents, son Wayne Pierce, daughter Karen Dufault, and brother Darrell Adams.

Services: Thursday, June 28, 2012, at 2:00 PM at Holy Family Catholic Church, Grand Forks.

Visitation: 1 hour before services

Burial:  Memorial Park South, Grand Forks.

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Arrangements by: Dahl Funeral Home, East Grand Forks, Minnesota