Area Death Notices

Frank A. Schmidt, Jr., 78    
    Red Lake Falls
–  Frank Arthur Schmidt, Jr. passed away at home on Monday, June 19, 2017 at the age of 78.
    A memorial service will be held on Saturday, June 24, 2017 at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Red Lake Falls at 1:30 p.m. with Father Bob Schreiner officiating. Burial will be held at St. Joseph’s Catholic Cemetery.
    Visition will be held one hour prior to the service on Saturday.

Orville A. Botner, 85    
    Alexandria
–  Orville Arnold Botner, age 85, of the Garfield/Alexandria area, formerly of Thief River Falls, passed away on Monday, June 19, 2017 at the St. Cloud Hospital.
    A memorial service was held on Friday, June 23, 2017 at First Lutheran Church in Alexandria.
    Arrangements were with Anderson Funeral Home. www.andersonfuneral.net