Area Deaths

WANDA EASLEY, 73, of Harvey, died Monday in her home. Funeral Thursday, 11 a.m., Seventh-day Adventist Church, Harvey. Visitation Wednesday, 2 to 7 p.m., Hertz Funeral Home, Harvey.

JUNE BRAFF, 82, Minot, died Dec. 15, 2012, in a Bismarck hospital. Funeral Saturday, 10:30 a.m., Bethany Lutheran Church, Minot. There will be no reviewal, but friends may sign a guest register Friday, 4 to 7 p.m., in Thomas Family Funeral Home, Minot. Memorials are preferred to the Boy Scouts of America.

THOMAS JAGER, 59, Carrington, died Monday in his home. Funeral Thursday, 10:30 a.m., Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Carrington. Visitation Wednesday, 9 a.m. to 7 p.m., with a vigil service at 7 p.m., all in Evans Funeral Home, Carrington.

JEROME BRAZDA, 88, Center, died Monday in a Turtle Lake hospital. (Goetz Funeral Home, Underwood)

VIOLET SIVERTSON ANDERSON, 92, Rugby, formerly of Newburg, died Monday in a Rugby nursing home. (Anderson Funeral Home, Rugby)

OLAF REISHUS, 81, Mohall, died Monday in a Mohall nursing home. Funeral Saturday, 10:30 a.m., Zion Lutheran Church, Mohall. (Brose Funeral Home, Mohall)

ARNOLD GRONINGER, 84, Minot, died Monday in a Minot nursing home. (Thompson-Larson Funeral Home, Minot)

ROBERT JACKSON, 69, Watford City, died Thursday at his home in Mesa, Ariz. Funeral Friday, 10 a.m., Fulkerson Memorial Chapel, Watford City. (Fulkerson Funeral Home, Sidney, Mont.)

JOHN ANDERSON, 63, St. Michael, died Thursday at a Grand Forks hospital. Wake 5 p.m. on Wednesday, St. Michael Recreation Center, with prayer service at 8 p.m. Funeral mass Thursday, 10 a.m., St. Michael’s Catholic Church. (Gibertson Funeral Home, Devils Lake)

STUART GESSNER, 69, Penn, died Sunday in his home. Visitation Wednesday, 3 p.m., Gilbertson Funeral Home, Devils Lake. Funeral Thursday, 2:30 p.m., St. Peter’s Lutheran Church, Devils Lake.