Area deaths

HOWARD LENTZ, 87, Minot, formerly of Gardena, died Wednesday in a Minot hospital. Funeral Monday, 11 a.m., Our Savior Lutheran Church, Minot. Visitation Sunday, noon to 5 p.m., in Thomas Family Funeral Home, Minot. Memorials are preferred to Gardena Zion Lutheran Cemetery, Gardena.

OPAL WILLIAMS, 90, New Rockford, died Thursday in a New Rockford nursing home. Funeral Tuesday, 10:30 a.m., First Lutheran Church, New Rockford. Visitation Monday, 9 a.m. to 7 p.m., prayer service at 7 p.m., both in Evans Funeral Home, New Rockford.

ERNEST DESJARLAIS, 85, Belcourt, died Wednesday in a Belcourt hospital. (Elick Funeral Home, Rolla)

LLOYD AWALT, 86, Bottineau, died Wednesday in a Bottineau hospital. Funeral Monday, 10 a.m., St. Mark’s Catholic Church, Bottineau. Visitation Sunday, 1 to 9 p.m., prayer service at 7 p.m., both in Nero Funeral Home, Bottineau. Memorials are preferred to the Bottineau County Amvets and St. Andrew’s Hospital, both Bottineau.

THOMAS GURULE, 71, Belcourt, died Thursday in a Fargo hospital. (Elick Funeral Home, Rolla)

KIRA CLOTT, 14, of Drake, formerly of Minot, died Tuesday in her home. Funeral Monday, 10 a.m., Vincent United Methodist Church, Minot. Graveside service Monday, 2 p.m., Drake City Cemetery. Visitation Sunday, 1 to 5 p.m., in Thompson-Larson Funeral Home, Minot.

MARK WEINREICH, 53, Minot, died Thursday in a Minot hospital. (Thomas Family Funeral Home, Minot)