Jessie Kirk, age 40 of Westhope, died Thursday in Westhope. A memorial services will be held on Friday, February 15, 2013 at 2:00 P.M. at the Trinity Lutheran Church in Westhope.
Jessie Kirk, a son of Gail and Cindy (Ness) Kirk, was born on December 15, 1972 at Bottineau. He was reared and educated in Westhope. After his education he began working in the oil fields. Jessie worked for a short time with Nash Finch in Minot. He returned to the oil fields working for Ham’s Well Service and later Enson Drilling. An injury forced him to retire early. Jessie has resided in Westhope since.
He enjoyed riding motorcycle, snowmobiles and playing darts.
He is survived by his parents, Gail and Cindy Kirk of Westhope; sisters, Jodi and her husband Pat Nehring of Minot and Janelle Kirk and her friend Laurie Ostrom of Minot; nephews, Derek, Brett and Kaleb; and a niece, Jennifer Nehring.
Jessie was preceded in death by his grand parents, Albert and Eunice Ness and Helen and Elmo Kirk; aunt, Pam Schweitzer and uncles, David and Curtis Ness.