The Pastors who have served Buffalo Lutheran Church:
Sept 1880 - May 1881: the Rev. B. Anderson 1881 - 1882: the Rev. G. Evenson 1883-1885: Pastoral Vacancy. The Rev. H. S. Thompson visited for occasional services. July 1885 - Dec 1886: the Rev. G.A. Larson 1886-1887: Pastoral Vacancy. Services held once every other month by the Rev. J. J. Heie 1888-1889: the Rev. J.O. J Haugen. He resigned after the end of 1889, but held services in Buffalo for the first half of 1890. 1890-1892: Pastoral Vacancy. No services were held in Buffalo. 1893-1896: the Rev. J. J. Eske 1896-1897: Pastoral Vacancy. The Rev. B. K. Barstad held a few services as a visiting pastor. 1897-1903: the Rev. C. M. P. Winther. Held services once a month. 1904: Pastoral Vacancy 1905-1908: the Rev. A. O. Fonkalsrud. He served First Lutheran in Fargo, but made regular trips for services in Buffalo. 1909: Pastoral Vacancy Jan 1910 - Nov 1924 : the Rev. J. M. O. Ness 1925- May 1928: the Rev. E. O. Stanton Jan 1929 - Sept 1935: the Rev. C. E. Lucky. Pastor Lucky began serving the parish as a seminary student. He was ordained in June of 1929. Aug 1936 - July 1937: the Rev. H. Upstad 1937-1944: the Rev. E. Hartje March 1944 - July, 1947: the Rev. O. Skilbred Dec 1947 - Feb 1953: theRev. J. O. Coughlin Feb 1953 - Feb 1961: the Rev. W. A. Hummel Aug 1961 - Jan 1965: the Rev. R. Schlaefer. Pastor Schlaefer began serving as a seminary student in the spring of 1961. He was ordained in August. Jan 1965 - Sept 1968: the Rev. A. Hoium Sept 1968 - July 1969: the Rev. G. Hanson and the Rev. L. Meyer served as interim pastors. July 1969 - May 1980: theRev. Dr. A. Meether May 1980 - Dec 1981: the Rev. M. C. Boden Jan 1982 - April 1982: the Rev. J. Belgum served as interim pastor. May 1982 - Aug 1986: the Rev. M. E. Rau Aug 1986 - Oct 1986: the Rev. R. A. Bredholt served as interim pastor. Nov 1986 - Jan 1990: the Rev. P. Johnson and the Rev. L. Johnson Jan 1990 - Sept 1990: the Rev. J. J. Moffett served as interim pastor. Sept 1990 - July 1996: the Rev. L. Carlson Aug 1996: the Rev. G. M. Dahl served as interim pastor. Sept 1996 - Sept 1997: the Rev. E. Nissen and Rev. D. Thorp served as interim pastors. Oct 1997 - Feb 2004: the Rev. Dr. M. K. Wallum Feb 2004 - July 2004: theRev. W. Heggem served as supply pastor. July 2004 - June 2011: the Rev. K. Hedmark June 2011 - May 2013: the Rev. A. Gjovik served as interim pastor June 2013 - April 2017: the Rev. C. W. Brademeyer.