Thief River Falls - Ryker Klinke, six month old son of Brittney Klinke and Brandon Busse of Thief River Falls and formerly Fosston, passed away on Wednesday, April 16 at Sanford Hospital Pediatric ICU in Fargo, N.D.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Friday, April 25, at Hope Lutheran Church in Fosston with Rev. Paul Magelssen officiating. Interment will be held at Hope Lutheran Cemetery, Fosston. Visitation will be held for one hour prior to the service on Friday at the church.
Ryker Paul Klinke was born on Oct. 10, 2013 in Fosston, to parents Brandon Busse and Brittney Klinke. Ryker loved being with his big brother, Payden. They were inseparable. His eyes lit up when he was near any puppies and especially liked being at Grandma Julie’s house. They had a special bond. Ryker had a smile that would light up the room. His favorite word he said was “momma.” His family will miss him dearly.
Ryker passed away on Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at Sanford Hospital in Fargo, N.D., at the age of 6 months.
Ryker is survived by his father, Brandon of Thief River Falls; his mother, Brittney Klinke of Thief River Falls; brothers and sisters, Payden, Lilly Ann, Camden and Brantley; great-grandmother, Juliann Klinke of Thief River Falls; grandparents, Tammy Traaseth of Thief River Falls, LeRoy Busse of Thief River Falls, Louie and Nicole Krueger of Thief River Falls; step-grandparents, Brent “Papa O” and Cassandra Olson of Thief River Falls, and Casey Cournuia of Minneapolis. Several aunts, uncles and cousins also survive.
He was preceded in death by her great-grandparents, Grace Busse, Donald Klinke, George Busse, and Merlin “Buzz” McAdams; aunt, Misty Sherer; great-aunt, Twyla Brown and great-uncle, Kieron “Duffy” Brown.
Arrangements are with the Carlin-Hoialmen Funeral Home of Fosston and messages of condolence may be sent at carlinhoialmen.com.