Area Deaths

MURIEL HANSON, 82, Garrison, died Saturday in a Garrison hospital. Funeral Wednesday, 10 a.m., St. Paul Lutheran Church, Garrison. Visitation today, 3 to 7 p.m., Thompson Funeral Home, Garrison.

KAREN LEDBETTER, 56, Fargo, formerly of Minot, died Friday in a Fargo hospital. Memorial service Thursday, 10 a.m., Boulger Funeral Home, Fargo. Friends may sign a guest register Thursday, one hour prior to the service, in the funeral home.

BUFORD RUFENACHT, 89, Mohall, died Monday in a Mohall nursing home. (Brose Funeral Home, Mohall)

VERNA WEISSER, 87, of Harvey, died Monday in a Harvey nursing home. (Eastgate Funeral Service, Bismarck)

VERONICA CALLAHAN-COOK, 87, Minot, died Monday in her home. (Thompson-Larson Funeral Home, Minot)