Area Deaths

CHESTER REITEN, 89, Minot, died Tuesday, while holding his wife’s hand, in a Minot assisted living facility. Funeral Tuesday, 1 p.m., in Ann Nicole Nelson Hall at Old Main on the campus of Minot State University, Minot. Visitation Monday, 2 to 7 p.m., Thompson-Larson Funeral Home, Minot. In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred to Bethany Lutheran Foundation or to the Norsk Hostfest Foundation, both Minot.

LADONNA ADKINS, 92, Willmar, Minn., formerly of Minot, died Thursday in a Willmar nursing home. Funeral Monday, 11 a.m., Church of St. Mary, Willmar. Visitation Sunday, 5 to 7 p.m., in Peterson Brothers Funeral Home, Willmar.

VALARION FINLEY, 39, Mandaree, died Sunday in a Watford City hospital. Funeral Monday, 11 a.m., Water Chief Hall, Mandaree. Wake Sunday, 5 p.m., in the hall. (Fulkerson Funeral Home, Watford City)

EUGENE WHITE SR., 82, White Shield, died Wednesday in his home. (Thompson Funeral Home, Garrison)

DONALD CHRISTOPHERSON, 80, Epping, died Wednesday in his home. Funeral Monday, 11 a.m., Gloria Dei Lutheran Church, Williston. Family service, open to friends, Sunday, 5 p.m., Everson Funeral Home, Williston. Visitation Sunday, 1 to 5 p.m., in the funeral home.

DEAN DREHER, 83, New Rockford, formerly of Grace City, died Wednesday in a Fargo hospital. Visitation Wednesday, 5 to 7 p.m., with a prayer service at 7 p.m., all in Evans Funeral Home, New Rockford. His funeral service will be in May.

BETTE DOEHLER, 79, Perth and Rolla, died Wednesday in a Jamestown nursing home. Funeral Tuesday, 11 a.m., St. Joachim Catholic Church, Rolla. Rosary service Monday, 7 p.m., with visitation Monday, 5 to 7 p.m., both in the church. (Elick Funeral Home, Rolla)

MARIE L. DURICK, 93, Bowbells, ND, died Wednesday in a Minot nursing home. Visitation Sunday 6 to 7 p.m. and funeral Monday, 10:30 a.m., Shrine of Our Lady of the Praries Catholic Church, Powers Lake.