Milton E. Derman, 95, of Grand Forks, ND passed away Monday, September 26, 2022, at Altru Hospital in Grand Forks.

Milton Eldon Derman was born September 3, 1927, in Anamoose, ND the son of Thomas and Carolina Derman. He was raised in Anamoose and graduated from Anamoose High School. He enlisted in the Navy serving two tours. He graduated from business school in Fargo, ND. He moved to Grand Forks and married Marie Werre on November 2, 1952. His longest employment was with Rudh Brothers Furniture in East Grand Forks. He worked at UND until his retirement.

He enjoyed spending time with his family, camping and traveling. He loved his children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

He is survived by his wife of nearly 70 years, Marie Derman, Grand Forks, ND; children, Dori (Jeff) Beller, Ventura, CA, Lynn Derman, Bismarck, ND and Mike (Kim) Derman, Grand Forks, ND; grandchildren, Chelsey (Gerald) Shutske, Fargo, ND, Joshua Beller, Ventura, CA, Aaron Derman, Bismarck, ND and Hannah (Erik) Bertram, Bismarck, ND; great-grandchildren, Miles Shutske, Evelyn Shutske and Cora Shutske, Fargo, ND and Acelynn Bertram, Bismarck, ND.

He was preceded in death by his parents, a brother, Gilbert Derman, sisters Adalene Dockter and Millicent Deans.

Funeral service: 2:00 p.m. Saturday, October 1, 2022, at Grace Baptist Church, Grand Forks, ND.

Visitation: One hour prior to service at the church on Saturday.

Burial: Memorial Park Cemetery, Grand Forks, ND