Paul W. “Will” Atherton, 73 of Lakota, ND passed away early Sunday morning, Feb. 19, 2017 at his home in the loving care of his family and Altru Hospice.

Paul W. “Will” Atherton, 73 of Lakota, ND passed away early Sunday morning, Feb. 19, 2017 at his home in the loving care of his family and Altru Hospice. Funeral Services for Paul will be held on Monday, Feb. 27, at 3 p.m. at the First United Methodist Church, Devils Lake with Reverend Lori Broschat officiating. Burial will be in the Devils Lake Cemetery. Visitation will be held at the Gilbertson Funeral Home, Devils Lake on Sunday from 3 p.m. until 5 p.m. with a prayer service and time of remembrance at 5 p.m. Visitation on Monday will be at the church one hour prior to the funeral service. Paul is in the care of the Gilbertson Funeral Home.