Area Deaths

ELIZABETH THOMPSON, 91, Sun City West, Ariz., formerly of Portland, Ore., and Rugby, died Tuesday in a Sun City, Ariz., care center. Memorial services will be later in the spring. (Anderson Funeral Home, Rugby)

LYLE MILLER, 74, Velva, died Saturday in a Minot nursing home. (Thomas Family Funeral Home, Minot)

VIRGINIA NEUMILLER, 88, Carrington, formerly of Sykeston, died Friday in a Carrington nursing home. Funeral Tuesday, 10:30 a.m., St. Elizabeth’s Catholic Church, Sykeston. Prayer service Monday, 7 p.m., in the church. Visitation today, 1 to 5 p.m., and Monday, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Evans Funeral Home, Carrington.

RAMON WALTER LARSON, 80, Minot, formerly of Velva, died Thursday in a Minot nursing home. Funeral Tuesday, 2 p.m., Thompson-Larson Funeral Home, Minot. There will be no reviewal, but friends may sign a guest register Tuesday, one hour prior to the service, in the funeral home. Memorials are preferred to the Domestic Violence Center, DVCC Building Funds, P.O. Box 881, Minot, ND 58702.

PERLEY DRAFFEHN, 92, of Stanley, died Thursday in a Stanley nursing home. Funeral Tuesday, 11 a.m., American Lutheran Church, Stanley. Visitation Monday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Springan Funeral Home, Stanley.

SCOTT BOHRER, 36, Bismarck, formerly of Stanley and California, died Tuesday in his home. (Springan Funeral Home, Stanley)

JOHN LADE, 74, Minot, died Wednesday in his home. Funeral Friday, 2 p.m., Bethel Free Lutheran Church, Minot. Visitation Thursday, 2 to 7 p.m., Thompson-Larson Funeral Home, Minot.

MYRTLE JOHNSON, 91, Rugby, formerly of the Upham/Bantry area, died Saturday in a Rugby hospital. (Niewoehner Funeral Home, Rugby)

LEROY FIXEN, 73, Williston, died Thursday in a Williston hospital. Funeral Wednesday, 2 p.m., St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, Williston. Vigil service Tuesday, 4 p.m., Everson Funeral Home, Williston. Visitation Tuesday, 9 a.m. to 7 p.m., and Wednesday, 9 a.m. to noon, in the funeral home.

LAURA HOFF, 87, Hurdsfield, died Friday in a Harvey nursing home. Funeral Wednesday, 10:30 a.m., Chaseley United Methodist Church. Visitation Tuesday, 3 to 6 p.m., Nelson Funeral Home, Fessenden.