Area deaths 5-5
DEBORAH RIVAS-CASIAS, 54, Belcourt, died Wednesday in a Minot hospital. Memorial service Tuesday, 10 a.m., St. Anthony’s Catholic Church, rural Belcourt. Wake Monday, 7 p.m., prayer service Monday, 8 p.m., both in the church. (Nero Funeral Home, Bottineau)
VIOLA LUCERO, 80, Williston, died May 2 in a Williston hospital. Funeral Thursday, 1 p.m., St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, Williston. Vigil service Wednesday, 7 p.m., in Everson Funeral Home, Williston. Visitation Wednesday, 5 to 7 p.m., in the funeral home.
RONALD KNUTT, 70, Bisbee, died May 1 in his home. Visitation Wednesday, 1 to 3 p.m,, sharing of memories Wednesday, 2:30 p.m., both in Dunnigan-Dix Funeral Home, Cando. Cremation took place; no service is planned. Private burial will be at a later date. The family prefers memorials to an organization of the donor’s choice.
BETTY JOHNSON, 67, Minot, died Friday in a Rochester, Minn., hospital. (Thompson-Larson Funeral Home, Minot)
SISTER MARY “THERESA” CONLIN, 91, Roseburg, Ore., formerly of Williston and Devils Lake, died Jan. 16 in her home. Funeral Saturday, 9 a.m., St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, Williston. Vigil service Friday, 7 p.m., in the church. (Everson Funeral Home, Williston)
JOE SCHON, 95, Bismarck, formerly of Mercer, died Friday in a Bismarck nursing home. Funeral Tuesday, 10:30 a.m., Our Savior’s Lutheran Church, Mercer. (Goetz Funeral Home, Turtle Lake)
ARLEN ANDERSON, 97, Williston, died Wednesday in a Williston nursing home. Funeral Friday, 10:30 a.m., First Lutheran Church Chapel, Williston. Visitation Thursday, 9 a.m. to 7 p.m., in Everson Funeral Home, Williston.