Area Deaths 12/17/2013

WARREN RITTER, 51, Williston, died Wednesday in a Williston hospital. Memorial Thursday, 2 p.m., at Fulkerson Funeral Home, Williston.

ALMA HOVE, 92, Tioga, died Tuesday in a Tioga nursing home. Funeral Saturday, 2 p.m., First Lutheran Church, Tioga. Visitation today, 1 to 6 p.m., and Saturday, 10 a.m. to noon, Fulkerson Funeral Home, Tioga.

RUEBEN FENNER, 91, of Stanley and Palermo, died Thursday in a Stanley nursing home. Funeral Saturday, 2 p.m., Our Saviors Free Lutheran Church, Stanley. Visitation Saturday, 9 a.m. to noon, Springan Funeral Home, Stanley.

DONALD KORGEL, 66, Minot, died Wednesday in a Bismarck hospital. (Thompson-Larson Funeral Home, Minot)

DARRELL LUDWIG, 89, Brantford, died Thursday in his son’s home, near Brantford. Funeral Tuesday, 10:30 a.m., St. John’s Catholic Church, New Rockford. Visitation Monday, 1 to 7 p.m., with a rosary service at 7 p.m. and a prayer service at 7:30 p.m., Evans Funeral Home, New Rockford.

CLIFFORD GOURNEAU, 74, Belcourt, died Tuesday in a Belcourt hospital. Funeral Monday, 10 a.m., St. Ann’s Catholic Church, Belcourt. Visitation Sunday, 6 p.m., with a rosary service at 8 p.m., in the church. (Elick Funeral Home, Rolla)

M. STELLA LAFOUNTAIN, 82, Belcourt, died Thursday in a Rolette nursing home. (Elick Funeral Home, Rolla)

PAUL TAYLOR, 52, Plaza, died Tuesday in a Minot hospital. (Thomas Family Funeral Home, Minot)

MISTY JO PETERSON, 50, Williston, died Wednesday in her home. (Everson Funeral Home, Williston)

LELAND GROSZ, 77, Garrison, died Wednesday in a Garrison hospital. Funeral Sunday, 2 p.m., St. Paul Lutheran Church, Garrison. Visitation Saturday, 1 to 6 p.m., Thompson Funeral Home, Garrison.

DENNIS KERBAUGH, 64, Minot, formerly of Ray, died Wednesday in a Minot hospital. Memorial service Jan. 3, 2014, 1 p.m., Fulkerson Funeral Home, Tioga. Visitation Saturday, noon to 3 p.m., Thomas Family Funeral Home, Minot. Memorials are preferred to the Wounded Warrior Project.

MERYL BEAUCLAIR, 86, Mandan, formerly of Minot, died Wednesday in a Mandan nursing home. Funeral Saturday, 10 a.m., Cathedral of the Holy Spirit, Bismarck. Vigil prayer service and rosary recitation today, 7 p.m., Parkway Funeral Service, Bismarck.

ELSIE REINHARDT, 93, Minot, died Tuesday in a Minot hospital. Funeral Monday, 11:30 a.m., Thompson-Larson Funeral Home, Minot. Visitation Monday, one hour prior to the service, in the funeral home.

TRINIDAD GONZALES, 48, Mandaree, died Wednesday in his home. Funeral Saturday, 11 a.m., Water Chief Hall, Mandaree. Visitation today, 1 to 5 p.m., Fulkerson Funeral Home, Watford City. Wake today, 6 p.m., in the hall.

KENNETH NESS, 66, Max, died Thursday in a Minot hospital. (Thompson-Larson Funeral Home, Minot)