Area Deaths

HELEN EKBERG, 98, Minot, formerly of Kenmare, died Oct. 24 in her home. Funeral Saturday, 11 a.m., Our Redeemer’s Lutheran Church, Minot. Visitation Saturday, one hour prior to the service, in the church. Burial will be Saturday, 2:30 p.m., Lakeview Cemetery, Kenmare. (Thompson-Larson Funeral Home, Minot)

LENA AXTMAN, 93, Rugby, died Wednesday in a Rugby nursing home. (Anderson Funeral Home, Rugby)

DARLENE VETTER, 62, Minot, died Wednesday in a Minneapolis hospital. (Thompson-Larson Funeral Home, Minot)

LOIS HAGEL, 81, Minot, died Wednesday in her home. Funeral Monday, 10:30 a.m., Little Flower Catholic Church, Minot. Visitation Sunday, noon to 4 p.m., with a vigil prayer service at 4 p.m., Thompson-Larson Funeral Home, Minot. Memorials are preferred to Trinity Hospice in Minot.

VIOLET GLEASON, 97, Granville, died Thursday in her home. (Thomas Family Funeral Home, Minot)

ALFRED NICHOLAS, 85, St. John, died Wednesday in a Grand Forks hospital. Funeral Monday, 10 a.m., St. Ann’s Catholic Church, Belcourt. Visitation Sunday, 6:30 p.m., with a rosary service at 8 p.m., in the church. (Elick Funeral Home, Rolla)

CLAUDIA TROTTIER, 69, Rolla, died Wednesday in a Rolla hospital. Funeral Saturday, 1 p.m., Our Savior’s Lutheran Church, Rolla. Visitation today, 5 to 7 p.m., with a family service at 7 p.m., Elick Funeral Home, Rolla.

ROLF LINDGREN, 89, New Rockford, formerly of Devils Lake and Maddock, died Monday in a New Rockford nursing home. He donated his body to the University of North Dakota School of Medicine, Grand Forks. At his request, there will be no services. (Nelson Funeral Home, Maddock)

MAGNUS LYSNE, 89, Leeds, died Wednesday in a Minot hospital. Funeral Monday, 11 a.m., Leeds Lutheran Church, Leeds. Visitation Sunday, 4 to 7 p.m., with a prayer service and time of sharing at 7 p.m., Nelson Funeral Home, Leeds.

FRANK HABERLOCK, 83, Minot, died Thursday in a Minot nursing home. (Thompson-Larson Funeral Home, Minot)