Area Deaths

BILL EDWARDS, 86, Minot, died Friday in a Minot hospital. Funeral May 29, 11 a.m., First Presbyterian Church, Minot. Visitation May 28, 2 to 6 p.m., Thomas Family Funeral Home, Minot. Memorials are preferred to First Presbyterian Church, Minot, or to Metigoshe Ministries, Bottineau.

HOWARD OGAARD, 59, Alexandria, Minn., formerly of Minot, died Saturday from injuries suffered in a motorcycle accident in Alexandria. Memorial Mass Friday, 3 p.m., St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Alexandria. Visitation Thursday, 4 to 8 p.m., in the church. (Anderson Funeral Home, Alexandria)

JOHN KASA, 82, Palm Harbor, Fla., formerly of Van Hook, died Sunday in a Palm Harbor hospice facility. (Langhans Funeral Home, Parshall)

HARRIET KNUDSEN, 89, Devils Lake, died Sunday in a Devils Lake nursing home. Funeral Wednesday, 11 a.m., Our Savior’s Lutheran Church, Devils Lake. Visitation today, 4 to 7 p.m., Gilbertson Funeral Home, Devils Lake.

ARLA KNUDSON, 96, Crosby, died Sunday in her home. (Stakston-Martin Funeral Home, Crosby)

MARGARET BOYLE, 89, Apple Valley, Minn., formerly of Garrison, died Saturday in an Apple Valley assisted living center. Funeral Thursday, 10:30 a.m., St. Nicholas Catholic Church, Garrison. Rosary service Wednesday, 7 p.m., in the church. (Thompson Funeral Home, Garrison)