Area deaths 5/16/2013

PATRICIA MESSNER, 66, Minot, died Wednesday in a Minot hospital. (Thompson-Larson Funeral Home, Minot)

LORENE CONKLIN, 92, of Garrison and Douglas, died Wednesday in a Garrison hospital. (Thompson Funeral Home, Garrison)

LAVAINE CHRISTENSEN, 85, Granville, formerly of Benedict, died Tuesday in a Velva nursing home. There will be no formal funeral but people may visit with the family and share memories Saturday, 1 to 3 p.m., in Thompson-Larson Funeral Home, Velva. Graveside service Monday, 10 a.m., Churchs Ferry Cemetery, Churchs Ferry.

LAVERN “OLE” LINNELL, 78, Killdeer, died Tuesday in his home. Funeral Saturday, 10:30 a.m., St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, Killdeer. Visitation Friday, 6 to 8 p.m., rosary service Friday, 7 p.m., both in Stevenson Funeral Home, Killdeer.

BRIAN FINNESETH, 53, Minot, formerly of Anchorage, Alaska, died Tuesday in a Minot hospital. (Thomas Family Funeral Home, Minot)

GLENN DILLEY, 87, Granville, died Wednesday in a hospice in Gillette, Wyo. (Thompson-Larson Funeral Home, Minot)