Area deaths 03/05/14

ROBERT “LARS” SNORTLAND, 39, Devils Lake, died Feb. 27 in a Grand Forks hospital. Funeral Friday, 11 a.m., Tolna Lutheran Church, Tolna. Visitation Thursday, 4 to 7 p.m., with a rosary and Scripture service at 7 p.m., Gilbertson Funeral Home, Devils Lake.

SHIRLEY WALKER, 76, Willow City, died Sunday in a Minot hospital. Funeral Saturday, 11 a.m., First Lutheran Church, Willow City. Visitation Friday, 5 to 7 p.m., with a time of prayer and sharing of memories at 7 p.m., Anderson Funeral Home, Rugby.

RICHARD SUEDKAMP SR., 71, Minot, died Feb. 26 in his daughter’s home in Hudson, Wis. Funeral Tuesday, 10:30 a.m., St. John the Apostle Catholic Church, Minot. There will be no reviewal, however, friends may sign a guest register Tuesday, one hour prior to the service, in the church. (Thompson-Larson Funeral Home, Minot)

DELORES PACKINEAU, 80, Parshall, died Monday in her home. (Langhans Funeral Home, Parshall)

ROY WILLIAMSON, 79, rural Minot, died Sunday in a Minot nursing home. A celebration of his life will be held in the summer. There will be no reviewal, but friends may sign a memorial register Friday, 2 to 5 p.m., Thomas Family Funeral Home, Minot.

ARNOLD MERKEL, 80, Bismarck, formerly of Minot, died Monday in a Bismarck nursing home. Funeral Friday, 1:30 p.m., First Assembly of God, Minot. Visitation Thursday, 2 to 7 p.m., Thomas Family Funeral Home, Minot. Memorials are preferred to the Special Olympics.

ELLIOT WINDY BOY, 46, New Town, died Sunday in his home. Funeral Friday, 10 a.m., Johnny Bird Veterans Memorial Hall, New Town. Wake Thursday, 5 p.m., in the hall. (Langhans Funeral Home, Parshall)

MARJORIE BEAUCLAIR, 74, New Rockford, died Tuesday in a New Rockford nursing home. Funeral Monday, 10:30 a.m., Lutheran Home of the Good Shepherd Chapel, New Rockford. Visitation Sunday, 9 a.m. to 8 p.m., Evans Funeral Home, New Rockford.

LENNIS FOSS, 70, Leeds, died Sunday in a Fargo hospital. Funeral Friday, 2 p.m., Nelson Funeral Home, Leeds. Visitation Friday, one hour prior to the service, in the funeral home.