GERALD BUETTNER, 73, Minot, died Saturday in a Minot hospital. Funeral Wednesday, 10 a.m., Our Lady of Grace Catholic Church, Minot. Vigil prayer service Tuesday, 5 p.m., Thompson-Larson Funeral Home, Minot. There will be no visitation, but friends may sign a memorial register Tuesday, 4 to 5 p.m., in the funeral home. Memorials are preferred to the Souris Valley Animal Shelter, Minot.