Our Staff

Staff members of Thompson-Larson Funeral Home are caring and experienced professionals who understand that each family is unique and has personal requests and traditions. These requests and traditions are of utmost importance to our staff of licensed funeral directors. Below is a listing of our full-time and part-time staff. To find out more about our licensed directors, click on their names listed below.



Owners & Licensed Staff Members

Engen Eckmann- Owner/Licensed Funeral Director
Wes Burkart - Owner/Licensed Funeral Director
Bruce Kramer - Owner/Business Manager
Grace Fisher- Owner
Kelly Sorensen - Licensed Funeral Director
Ben Slind- Licensed Funeral Director
Scott Schorr- Licensed Funeral Director



Supporting Staff

Jessica Hanson - Secretary
Dave Brenno- Funeral Service Assistant - Minot
David Zaback- Funeral Service Assistant - Minot
John Leddon- Funeral Service Assistant - Minot
Braden Bierman - Funeral Service Assistant -Minot
Mary Bischof- Funeral Assistant- Minot
Joe Aberle- Funeral Assistant- Minot
Jim Schoemer - Funeral Service Assistant - Kenmare
Jackie Schoemer - Funeral Service Assistant - Kenmare
Judy Weber - Visitation Assistant - Minot
Vera Emmel - Visitation Assistant - Minot
Sally Butgereit - Visitation Assistant - Minot



To contact the funeral home call   (701) 852-3446  or toll free 1-800-679-4040

Thompson-Larson Funeral Home
21 Third Ave SW
Minot, ND  58701