Area Deaths

JAMES ENGLISH, 90, of Harvey, died Wednesday in a Harvey nursing home. Funeral Tuesday, 10:30 a.m., St. Cecilia Catholic Church, Harvey. Visitation Monday, 1 to 6 p.m., Hertz Funeral Home, Harvey, with a prayer service at 7 p.m., in the church.

VERNON MELCHER, 69, Williston, died Thursday in a his home. Memorial service Tuesday, 10:30 a.m., Everson Memorial Chapel. Cremation has taken place. Burial of the cremated remains will take place at a later date at the N.D. Veterans Cemetery south of Mandan. Friends may call at Everson Funeral Home, Williston, starting at 9 a.m. Tuesday to the time of the service.

LINUS POITRA, 71, Cumming, Ga., formerly of Belcourt, died Friday in a Douglasville, Ga., hospital. Arrangements pending with Elick Funeral Home, Rolla.

LLOYD BOPPRE, 83, Minot, died Thursday in a Minot nursing home. Funeral Tuesday, 10:30 a.m., Our Lady of Grace Catholic Church. Prayer service Monday, 7 p.m., in Thomas Family Funeral Home, Minot. Visitation Monday, 3 to 6 p.m., in the funeral home. Memorials are preferred to Make a Wish Foundation or Relay for Life Cancer Foundation.

CAROLINE LITTLEFIELD, 47, Harvey, died Wednesday in a Bismarck hospital. Funeral, 1 p.m. Tuesday, in Faith Lutheran Chuch, which meets at the Seventh-day Adventist Church in Harvey. Visitation Monday, 2 to 7 p.m., in Hertz Funeral Home, Harvey.

RICHARD A. LIEBEL, 58, Washburn, died Tuesday in his home under hospice care. Memorial service, 11 a.m. Wednesday, Washburn Baptist Church. (Goetz Funeral Home, Washburn)

FLORENCE CRAWFORD, 89, Rugby, died Friday, Jan. 17, in a Velva care center. Funeral 3 p.m. today, First Lutheran Church in Rugby, with burial in Persilla Watts Cemetery, Rugby. Friends may greet the family for one hour prior to the service in the church. (Anderson Funeral Home, Rugby)

LAVINA HUBER, 80, Inver Grove Heights, Minn., formerly of Minot, died Friday at Inver Grove Good Samaritan Society. (Thompson-Larson Funeral Home, Minot)

ERIC SHERVEN, 25, Buckeye, Ariz., formerly of Minot, died Thursday in Buckeye. (Thomas Family Funeral Home, Minot)

PETER WILSON, 19, Minot, died Thursday in a Fargo hospital. (Thomas Family Funeral Home, Minot)