BEMIDJI, Minn. Wanda Melgaard, 65, Bemidji, formerly of Carrington, Devils Lake and Rugby, died Saturday, March 23, 2013, in a Fargo hospital.
She was born June 18, 1947, to Willard and Mildred Axvig, in Langdon. She married Arlin Melgaard on May 19, 1976, in Bismarck.
Survivors: son, Chris Bartsch, Cathedral City, Calif.; stepdaughter, Angela Kamin, Mapleton; stepson, Cordell Melgaard, Owatonna, Minn.; six grandchildren; mother, Bemidji.
Funeral: Saturday, 11 a.m., First Lutheran Church, Bemidji.
Burial: Greenwood Cemetery, Bemidji.
Visitation: Friday, 5 to 7 p.m., Olson-Schwartz Funeral Home, Bemidji.