Area Deaths

CURTIS LUNDE, 74, rural Brinsmade, died Wednesday in a Fargo hospital. Funeral Saturday, 3 p.m., Leeds Lutheran Church, Leeds. Visitation today, 4 to 7 p.m., with a 7 p.m. prayer service, in Nelson Funeral Home, Leeds.

LILLY OLSEN, 81, Butte, Mont., formerly of Barton, died Tuesday in Butte, Mont. Funeral Tuesday, 11 a.m., Barton Lutheran Church, Barton. Visitation Monday, 5 to 7 p.m., in Anderson Funeral Home, Rugby.

JAMES HUNTS ALONG, 52, Mandaree, died Tuesday in a Bismarck hospital. Funeral Monday, 10 a.m., Mandaree High school. Wake service Sunday, 5 p.m., Mandaree High School. (Fulkerson Funeral Home, Watford City)

CAROL MELENDEZ, 60, Minot, died Thursday in a Minot nursing home. (Thomas Family Funeral Home, Minot)

LEROY LOCKWOOD JR., 57, New Town, died Tuesday in a Minot hospital. (Thomas Family Funeral Home, Minot)

KATHLEEN LOZENSKY, 52, Rugby, formerly of Minot, died Wednesday in a Rugby hospital. (Thomas Family Funeral Home, Minot)

MARGARET BELGARDE, 79, Dunseith, died Wednesday in a Grand Forks hospital. (Nero Funeral Home, Bottineau)

MARION KIRSCHMAN, 92, Bottineau, died Thursday in a Thermopolis, Wyo., hospital. (Nero Funeral Home, Bottineau)

VIRGIL CARICO SR., 92, Des Lacs, died Wednesday in a Minot nursing home. Funeral Monday, 10:30 a.m., in Thompson-Larson Funeral Home, Minot. Burial Monday, 3 p.m., North Dakota Veterans Cemetery, south of Mandan. Visitation Sunday, noon to 5 p.m., in the funeral home.

MARGARET DUCHSHERER, 85, Voltaire, died Thursday. (Thompson-Larson Funeral Home, Minot)

ARNOLD ELLESTAD, 89, Williston, died Thursday in a Minot hospital. (Everson Funeral Home, Williston)