Rita Anseth Memorial Scholarship

Ted and his wife, Lois Schmitz. Two smiling, older Caucasian people. Both have white hair and thin, wire-frame glasses. The man is in a white shirt and the woman in a light blue jacket.

Rita L. Anseth was a homemaker who raised 6 children and volunteered many hours at Williston schools, First Lutheran Church, and many other activities. Her children all graduated from WHS (Lori Anseth Weber -- 1977, Lloyd Anseth -- 1978, LaRay Anseth Farris -- 1980, Lynne Anseth Edstrom -- 1984, Lana Anseth Bratcher -- 1988, and London Anseth Cooper -- 1994) as well as her husband LeRoy in the Class of 1955.  Rita’s focus was her children, and now her grandchildren and great grandchildren are attending schools in Williston.

Her family started this scholarship to remember their mother for her dedication to them.

Scholarship amount (2): $500

2017 Rita Anseth Memorial Scholarship Winners

2018 Rita Anseth Memorial Scholarship Winners

2019 Rita Anseth Memorial Scholarship Winners