Area Deaths

JAMES BLACK, 91, Williston, died Saturday in a Glendive, Mont., veterans home. Funeral Thursday, 1 p.m., Cornerstone FBC, Williston. Visitation today, 1 to 5 p.m., and Wednesday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., Fulkerson Funeral Home, Williston.

HAROLD VERBITSKY, 82, Hayward, Calif., formerly of Butte, died Jan. 5 in Hayward. A graveside service will be held at the Butte Cemetery on Aug. 26. (Bethke-Nelson Funeral Home, Drake)

WALTER LARSON, 79, Minot, died Saturday in a Minot nursing home. Funeral Wednesday, 11 a.m., Zion Lutheran Church, Minot. Visitation Wednesday, one hour prior to the service, in the church. (Thompson-Larson Funeral Home, Minot)

TROY MICKELSON, 41, Grand Forks, formerly of Rolla, died Saturday in his home. Funeral Friday, 11 a.m., Immanuel Lutheran Church, Rolla. Visitation Thursday, 5 to 7 p.m., with a prayer service at 7 p.m., Elick Funeral Home, Rolla.

H. BURTON OLSON, 89, Isanti, Minn., formerly of Minot, died Sunday in his daughter’s home. (Thomas Family Funeral Home, Minot)