BELCOURT Joan Desjarlais, 78, Belcourt, died Monday, April 15, 2013, in a Minot hospital.
She was born April 23, 1934, to William and Lucille Brunelle, in Belcourt. She married Leonard Burshia and he preceded her in death. She was once married to Ervin Onstad. She married Timothy Desjarlais in 1977 in Montana.
Survivors: son, William Onstad, Wolf Point, Mont.; daughters, Leonarda Burshia, of Denver, Vera Onstad, Belcourt, Amber Sibbitts, Wolf Point; many grandchildren and great-grandchildren; brother, Kenny, Wolf Point; sisters, Shirley Hallman, Larue, Texas, Carol Roberts, Beverly Miranda and Cheryl Welch, all Wolf Point, Rose Berg, of Cecil, Minn.
Funeral: A funeral service will take place in the spring.