Area Deaths

GERHARDT LOEFFELBEIN, 84, Minot, died Tuesday in a Minot hospital. Funeral Saturday, 10 a.m., St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, Minot. Visitation Friday, 3 to 7 p.m., Thomas Family Funeral Home, Minot. Memorials are preferred to Minot Area Community Foundation – Special Project for Children or the Minot Public Library Children’s Fund.

INGER HAGEN, 89, Walcott, Iowa, formerly of Ryder, died Tuesday in a Bettendorf, Iowa, hospice home. (Thompson-Larson Funeral Home, Minot)

AGNES CLAUSEN, 97, Dickinson, formerly of Bismarck and Washburn, died Tuesday in a Dickinson care center. Funeral Saturday, 11 a.m., Goetz Funeral Home, Washburn.

DR. ROBERT DECKERT, 81, died Wednesday in a Minot nursing home. (Thomas Family Funeral Home, Minot)

ARNOLD STOLT, 93, Anamoose, died Wednesday in a Harvey nursing home. (Bethke-Nelson Funeral Home, Drake)

MERRILL KUSTER, 95, rural Stanley, died Wednesday in his home. (Springan Funeral Home, Stanley)

LEONA GUTTORMSON, 97, Minot, formerly of Max and Benedict, passed away Wednesday in a Minot nursing home. Visitation Sunday, 1 to 5 p.m., Thompson-Larson Funeral Home, Minot. Funeral Monday, 11 a.m., at Concordia Lutheran Church, Benedict. Memorials preferred to Concordia Lutheran Cemetery Fund.

MABEL TROGSTAD, 87, Williston, died Wednesday at a Williston nursing home. Funeral tentatively set for Tuesday, at Gloria Dei Lutheran Church, Williston. (Fulkerson Funeral Home, Williston)