Betty Marcellais

BELCOURT Betty Marcellais, (Heart Light of the Bear Shkoday Makwa), 47, Belcourt, died Tuesday, March 19, 2013, in a Minot hospital.

She was born Nov. 21, 1965, to William Lenoir Sr. and Sheila Belgarde, in Belcourt. She married her companion of nearly 31 years, Marlin Marcellais, on Oct. 18, 2008.

Survivors: husband; sons, Joe, Cass Lake, Minn., Anthony, Belcourt; daughters, Rochelle Marcellais and Raquel Marcellais, both Belcourt; two grandchildren; sister, Brenda Lenoir, St. John; brothers, William Lenoir Jr., of Indiana, and John Lenoir and Patrick Allery, both Belcourt.

Funeral: Wednesday, 10 a.m., St. Ann’s Catholic Church, Belcourt.

Burial: St. Ann’s Catholic Cemetery, Belcourt, in the spring.

Visitation: Tuesday, 6 p.m., in the church.

Rosary service: Tuesday, 8 p.m., in the church.

(Elick Funeral Home, Rolla)