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Monte Herman Jr.

MJ was born on July 31, 1987 to Monte Herman Sr and Lorraine Alberts in Devils Lake, ND.

He was baptized at St. Micheal Church in 1987. He grew up in East Grand Forks, MN and Wahpeton, ND. He went to school in East Grand Forks, and Wahpeton. He got his GED in Bismarck, ND. MJ attended college at UTTC in BIsmarck for mechanics and was currently doing online classes from Fort Totten Community College. MJ was united in marriage to Amber Torma on November 1st, 2013 in Wahpeton, ND. MJ had 3 sons and 1 daughter from previous relationships. MJ was a natural mechanic and enjoyed working on and fixing different things, including computers. MJ had a heart of gold, and would have given the shirt off his back for you. MJ will be missed deeply by his family and friends. He is preceded in death by Robert Herman Sr, Robert Herman Jr, Grandpa Pierre, Grandma Florastine Culbertson, Julianne Smith, Baby Dave, Great Great grandmother Victoria Twiggs, Romauld Alberts Sr. Romauld Alberts Jr, Joseph Alberts Sr,

MJ is survived by his wife Amber, mother Lorraine Alberts, father Monte Herman Sr, 3 sons Alakye, Malakye, Alec, 1 daughter Kateri, brothers Brett Alberts and Dylan Herman, sisters Flora and Bobby Lou Herman, Fallon Cavanaugh, Renae Alberts. Grandma’s Cynthia Alberts, Celeste Herman, and Myra Lohnes. Grandpa’s Frank Redroad and Frank Lohnes, godfather Brian Thunder, Eunice Green. Many aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews.

MJ died unexpectedly on Monday December 21st, 2020 in Maddock, ND at the age of 33. 

Pallbearers are Dylan Herman, Austin Herman, Frank Lohnes Jr, Micheal Smith, Tracy Alberts, and Brian Alberts.


Visitation will be Sunday, December 27, 2020 at 5:00PM followed by a Prayer Service at 7:00PM all at St. Michael Catholic Church, St. Michael, ND.

Friends wishing to join the procession from New Rockford to St. Michael may gather on the St. Jerome’s road, Fort Totten, prior to 4:15PM.

Mass of Christian Burial will be held Monday, December 28, 2020 at 10:00AM at St. Michael Catholic Church, St. Michael.

Burial will be at the Albert’s Family Cemetery, St. Michael.

Posted Condolences:


  1. Thoughts and prayers to Montes family. He will be missed. Fly high my friend.

  2. RIP Monte… thoughts and prayers for the family.

  3. Mj will be greatly missed. Fly high. We love you Daddy.

  4. Sincere Condolences to Monte Sr. & Lorraine. MJ was a very respectful young man and he will be missed by all who knew him. Most of all his beautiful Smile he always had and kind words.💜
    May his Journey to Heaven be beautiful as he will be met by all his family who went before him. Rest In Peace MJ. 🙏
    Love you, Grandma Valerie & Family 💜

  5. RIP my love, I will forever love you and will miss you so so much! Fly high my love, until we meet again!! Love always and forever your wife

  6. Mj you’ll be greatly missed, prayer’s to the Alberts family.

  7. My thoughts and prayers are with Mom, Lorraine, & my bro, Monte Herman sr.
    So grateful to have been able to create a bond as tight as we did, nephew. You’ll 4ever hold a place in my heart! Ily 💔
    Love, Auntie Cass, Chance, Daylen [Mogley] (in your words), Casen, and Easten

  8. My dear brother Mj,
    I’m going to miss you dearly. You were always there for me whenever I needed my bro. Sending my prayers and love to Lorraine, Monte, and all of your babies.
    I will cherish all of the beautiful memories we had together bro. You we’re such a amazing person, you we’re a very caring and a kind hearted spirit. Fly High bro.
    Watch over us until the day we meet again.

    Love always,
    Dondra & Amiya♥️🙏🙏♥️

  9. Words can not begin to express how much Monte will be missed. He was the sweetest, most big hearted, selfless, amazing person. Always with a smile on his face, he would make me laugh like no one else could. You were the best friend a person could ask for. I am heartbroken that you are no longer with us. Life ended too soon for you Monte but I hope you are still smiling and continuing to be the wonderful man that you were! My prayers go out to your family during this devastating time. Rest in peace my dear friend.

  10. Prayer’s to mj Iam sorry I couldn’t come but I been sitting here thinking of the memories when your dad would bring you to visit me and Papa Martin and Papa and grandma Flora you were 3 and helped me plant trees they have grown so much I look at them and remember us I love you so much and will see you again aunty Shirley

  11. Rip brother, almost a year later I couldn’t bring myself to write this, you were loved and I know you would love watching baby grow up<3 I miss you and I’ll love you forever brother<3

  12. Hey old friend rest easy you’ll always be in my heart and was a good friend I’ll miss you homie much love


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