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Father Vincent Joseph Tuchscherer

May 29, 2021

Apr. 17, 1928 – May 19, 2021

Father Vincent Joseph

Tuchscherer, 93, Fargo

passed away Wednesday,

May 19, 2021 at Eventide,


Father Vincent was

born April 17, 1928 in

Rugby, North Dakota to

Casper and Mary

(Schreiner) Tuchscherer.

He grew up and attended

school in Rugby, North

Dakota before graduating

from Crosier Seminary in

St. Cloud, Minnesota.

He served in parishes in

Edgeley, Gackle, Jud, Con-

way, Napoleon, Hope,

Page, Finley, Grafton, the

University of North Dako-

ta, Balta, Fulda and Orrin

throughout his ministry in

the Catholic Church. He

also served in various

missions in other com-

munities throughout

North Dakota. His longest

tenure was 17 years at

Balta, Fulda and Orrin. He

retired from active priest-

hood when he reached 70.

He was a proud of his

40+ years of sobriety and

he enjoyed ministering to

others who might struggle

with their sobriety.

He is survived by his

brother-in-law, John

Bachmeier, his special

nephew, William (Judy)

Erbstoesser, Clifford, ND

and many other nieces,

nephews, great-nieces and


He was preceded in

death by his parents;

brothers and sisters, Mag-

gie (Bob) Herbage, Fran

Bachmeier, Delores (Nick)

Roller, Catherine Bran-

don, Ann (Henry) Weiler,

Jim Tuchscherer, Frank

Tuchscherer, Roy (Pau-

line) Tuchscherer, Domin-

ic (Mary) Tuchscherer

and Catherine (Jude)


Visitation will be from

12:30-1:30 p.m., followed

by a Mass of Christian

Burial at 1:30 p.m., Mon-

day, May 24, at Holy

Cross Catholic Church in

West Fargo, N.D. The ser-

vice will be live streamed

on Boulger Funeral

Home’s website.

Arrangements entrusted

to the care of Boulger

Funeral Home & Celebra-

tion of Life Center, Fargo.

Online guestbook at



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