Area Death Notices

Delores M. Long, 82

    Virginia – Delores M. Long, 82, of Virginia, passed away on Monday, January 15, 2018 at her residence.
    A memorial service will be held on Saturday, January 20, 2018 at Range Funeral Home at 11 a.m., with visitation one hour prior.
    Arrangements are with Range Funeral Home in Virginia. To sign the online guestbook or to send condolences, please visit www.rangefuneralhomes.com.

John Sampson, 83

    Thief River Falls – John Sampson, 83, of Thief River Falls, died on Wednesday, January 17, 2018 at Sanford Hospital in Fargo, ND, surrounded by his loving family. Arrangements are pending.
    Condolences may be sent to the family at www.johnsonfuneralservice.com.

Ovedia Stratton, 92

    Thief River Falls – Ovedia Stratton, 92, of Thief River Falls, formerly of Grygla, passed away peacefully on Monday, January 15, 2018 at Sanford Medical Center in Thief River Falls, with her loving family at her side.
    Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, January 20, 2018 at Johnson Funeral Service in Thief River Falls with Linda Anderson officiating. Interment will follow at St. Olaf Cemetery in Grygla.
    Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service.

Michael R. Brekke, 31

    Plummer – Michael Robert Brekke, 31, formerly of Billings, MT and Plummer, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, January 11, 2018.
    Funeral services will be held on Saturday, January 20, 2018 at 3 p.m. at Johnson Funeral Service in Thief River Falls with Rev. Stan Nelson officiating. Burial will be held at Clearwater Cemetery in Wyandotte Township in Pennington County.
    Visitation will be held  one hour prior to the service on Saturday.

Marjorie L. Harlow, 90

    Warren – Marjorie Leone (Madsen) Harlow, 90, of Warren, went peacefully to be with her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ on Tuesday, January 16, 2018.
    A celebration of life will be held on Saturday, January 20, 2018 at 2 p.m. in the Evangelical Covenant Church in Warren with visitation one hour prior to the service. Interment will be held at Greenwood Cemetery in Warren.
    Arrangements are with DuBore Funeral Home of Warren.

Ole Watne, 69

    Gully – Ole Watne, 69, of Gully, passed away on Tuesday, January 16, 2018 at his home.
    Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Monday, January 22, 2018 at Lund Lutheran Church in Gully with Dawn Hanson officiating. Interment will be in Lund Lutheran Cemetery in Gully.
    Visitation will be held from 5 – 7 p.m. with a 7 p.m. prayer service on Sunday, January 21, 2018 at the Gully Community Hall. There will also be reviewal for one hours prior to the service on Monday at the church.
    Arrangements are with the Carlin Funeral Home of Fosston and messages of condolence may be sent to www.carlinfuneral.com.