John Hval

WILLISTON John Hval, 81, Williston, died Thursday in a Minot hospital.

He was born in September 1931 to Roy and Esther Hval in Williston. He enlisted in the Air Force in January 1951 and was discharged in October 1954. He married Darlene Nestaval in June 1957.

Survivors: wife; daughters, Siri Peterson, Wolf Point, Mont., Kecia Zullo, of Germany; son, Ed, Hoover, Ala.; seven grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and sister, Essie Sprague.

Graveside service: Tuesday, 11 a.m., Riverview Cemetery, Williston.

Visitation: Monday, 1 to 5 p.m., in Everson Funeral Home, Williston.