Area Deaths

DELORES KNUTSON, 80, of Stanley, died Monday in a Stanley nursing home. (Springan Funeral Home, Stanley)

EUGENE DELORME, 85, Minot, died peacefully with family present on Monday, Dec. 2, 2013. Mass of Christian Burial Monday, Dec. 9, at 10 a.m., at Our Lady of Grace Catholic Church, Minot. Interment will be in Rosehill Memorial Park, Minot. Visitation Sunday, Dec. 8, from 2 to 5 p.m., with a vigil prayer service at 5 p.m., at Thompson-Larson Funeral Home, Minot.

JAMES PLUNKETT, 80, Harvey, formerly of rural Bowdon, died Monday in a Bismarck hospital. Funeral Dec. 13, at 11 a.m., Trinity Bethany Lutheran Church, Harvey. Visitation Dec. 13, one hour prior to the service, in the church. (Nelson Funeral Home, Fessenden)

EMILY THIEL, 8-day-old daughter of Mark and Krystin Thiel, Rugby, died Tuesday in a Fargo hospital. (Niewoehner Funeral Home, Rugby)

ANNABELLE SUND, 78, rural Minot, died Tuesday in her home. (Thomas Family Funeral Home, Minot)

ZACHARY HAMAN, 16, rural Towner, died Sunday at his home. Funeral Saturday, 10:30 a.m., St. Cecilia’s Catholic Church, Towner. Visitation Friday, 4 to 7 p.m., prayer service and sharing of memories at 7 p.m., in the church. (Anderson Funeral Home, Towner)

GARY ARMSTRONG, 74, Minot, died Nov. 22 in a Minot hospital. His wife, NANCY ARMSTRONG, 73, Minot, died Dec. 2, in a Minot hospital. Joint funeral Monday, 1:30 p.m., Zion Lutheran Church, Minot. Visitation Monday, one hour prior to the service, in the church. Memorials are preferred to Souris Valley Animal Shelter, Minot. (Thompson-Larson Funeral Home, Minot)

PETER DAHL, 95, Crosby, formerly of Fortuna, died Tuesday at a Crosby care center. (Stakston-Martin Funeral Home, Crosby)