Area Deaths 1/9/2014
LUCY HAGER, 86, Towner, formerly of Bismarck, died Tuesday in a Rugby nursing home. Funeral Saturday, 11 a.m., St. Cecilia’s Catholic Church, Towner. Visitation Friday, 5 to 7 p.m., rosary and vigil prayer service at 7 p.m., in Anderson Funeral Home, Towner.
MARTHA BELGARDE, 99, Rolette, formerly of Dunseith, died Saturday in a Rolette nursing home. Funeral Friday, 2 p.m., in Nero Funeral Home, Bottineau. Visitation Friday, 10 a.m., in the funeral home.
MAVIS NASS, 81, Cando, died Tuesday in a Cando hospital. Memorial service Sunday, 2 p.m., Cando Lutheran Church. Visitation Sunday, one hour prior to the service, in the church. (Dunnigan-Dix Funeral Home, Cando)
MELINDA WHITE BODY, 30, New Town, died Tuesday in a Minot hospital. Funeral Saturday, 10 a.m., New Town Civic Center. Wake Friday, 5 p.m., in the civic center. (Langhans Funeral Home, Parshall)
THOMAS POITRA, 78, Belcourt, died Tuesday in a Minot hospital. Funeral Monday, 10 a.m., St. Ann’s Catholic Church, Belcourt. Visitation Sunday, 6 p.m., rosary service at 8 p.m., in the church. (Elick Funeral Home, Rolla)
ALICE SAGER, 93, Devils Lake, formerly of Starkweather, died Wednesday in a Devils Lake nursing home. Services will be held at a later date. (Dunnigan-Dix Funeral Home, Cando)
BERTHA LANNING, 79, New Rockford, died Wednesday in a New Rockford nursing home. Funeral Friday, 2 p.m., Lutheran Home of the Good Shepherd Chapel, New Rockford. Visitation today, 4 to 8 p.m., and Friday, 9 a.m. to noon, in Evans Funeral Home, New Rockford.
NORA WIRTH, 83, Devils Lake, died Dec. 30 in a Devils Lake nursing home. Funeral Saturday, 10:30 a.m., St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Munich. Visitation Friday, 5:30 p.m., rosary and Scripture service at 7 p.m., in the church. (Gilbertson Funeral Home, Devils Lake)
ELSIE HODGE, 95, Mandan, formerly of Minot, died Wednesday in a Mandan home. (Thompson-Larson Funeral Home, Minot)