Merlin Skadsem, 58, of Devils Lake, N.D., passed away on Wednesday, December 26, 2012 at Mercy Hosptial, Devils Lake.

Merlin Skadsem, 58, of Devils Lake, N.D., passed away on Wednesday, December 26, 2012 at Mercy Hosptial, Devils Lake. Gilbertson Funeral Home, Devils Lake is handling the arrangements.