Area Deaths

DONNA SPRINGAN, 84, from Stanley, died Sunday evening at a Stanley hospital. The Funeral Service is Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2013, at 2 p.m. in the American Lutheran Church in Stanley. Visitation is today, Aug. 20, from 1 to 5 p.m., and Wednesday from 9 to 11 a.m., at the Springan Funeral Home in Stanley.

HULDAH TILLER, 93, Minot, died Sunday in a Mohall nursing home. (Thompson-Larson Funeral Home, Minot)

CHARLES AXELSON, 66, Williston, died Sunday in a Bismark hospital. Memorial service Friday, 2 p.m., Faith United Methodist Church, Williston. Visitation Thursday, 9 a.m. to 7 p.m., and Friday, 9 a.m. to noon, in Everson Funeral Home, Williston.

V. GINGER HANSEN, 61, Minot, died Aug. 16 in her home. Funeral Friday, 10 a.m., St. John the Apostle Catholic Church, Minot. Visitation Thursday, 4 to 7 p.m. with rosary recitation at 7 p.m., both in the church. (Thompson-Larson Funeral Home, Minot)

“PETE” PETERSON, 60, Williston, died Aug. 16 in a Minot hospital. Memorial service Friday, 11 a.m., St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, Williston. Vigil service Thursday, 7 p.m., in Everson Funeral Home, Williston. Visitation Thursday, 9 a.m. to 7 p.m., in the funeral home.

JOYCE LANPHEAR, 83, Killdeer, died Monday in a Killdeer nursing home. Cremation will take place and no service is being planned. (Fulkerson Funeral Home, Watford City)

WALTER SINGER, 86, Turtle Lake, died Saturday in a Turtle Lake hospital. Funeral Sunday, 4 p.m., Turtle Lake Baptist Church. (Goetz Funeral Home, Turtle Lake)

SCOTT TEMPLE, 49, Turtle Lake, formerly of Sterling, Colo., died Saturday in his residence. A memorial service will be held at a later date. (Goetz Funeral Home, Turtle Lake)

PAUL GATES, 52, Watford City, died Aug. 15 in his residence. Memorial service Thursday, 10 a.m., Watford City Assembly of God Church. Visitation Wednesday, 1 to 5 p.m., in Fulkerson Funeral Home, Watford City.

ALICE SIVERTSON, 91, Bottineau, formerly of Landa, died Saturday in a Bottineau nursing home. Funeral Friday, 2 p.m., Lesje Lutheran Church, near Souris. Visitation Thursday, 1 to 9 p.m., in Nero Funeral Home, Bottineau.

MARY KAY WHITTED, 83, Minot, died Monday in her residence. (Thomas Family Funeral Home, Minot)

LEONARD GRABINGER, 83, Minot, died Monday in a Minot nursing home. (Thomas Family Funeral Home, Minot)

LEROY STANDISH, 67, Hardin, Mont., died Thursday at a Hardin hospital. Gathering for wake today from 3 to 4 p.m., Fulkerson Funeral Home, Watford City; begins 5 p.m. at Water Chief Hall, Mandaree. Funeral Wednesday, 10 a.m., Water Chief Hall. Interment at Independence Cemetery, Independence.