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William “Bill" Craig Rohlf

William “Bill" Craig Rohlf
William “Bill" Craig Rohlf
- September 27, 2017

William “Bill” Craig Rohlf, 71, of Belle Fourche died at his home on Tuesday, September 19, 2017.

He was born August 11, 1946 in Elgin, North Dakota to Milton and Arleen (Cook) Rohlf. He graduated from Belle Fourche High School in 1964.

Bill married the love of his life, Janice Ainsworth on August 14, 1966. To this union two children, Craig and Coral were born. He enlisted in the United States Army in 1966 and served two years in Germany. He was honorably discharged in 1968. Bill worked for the South Dakota Highway Department alongside his father for several years. In 1975, he began his career as a service lineman with Black Hills Corporation, until his retirement in 2003.

Bill was a fun- loving man, enjoying his time with family and making several friends and special memories throughout the years. He will be missed dearly by all who knew him.

He is survived by his children, Craig Rohlf of Phoenix, AZ and Coral (Troy) Mills of Belle Fourche; grand -daughter, Taylor Mills; siblings, Gail (Robert) Stoddard of Douglas, WY, Mark Thompson of Sundance, WY, Carmel (Kent) Griffin of Show Low, AZ, Ree Ann (Mark) McCool of Casper, WY, Larry (Cheryl) Rohlf of Belle Fourche and Lori (Eric) Maguire of Mauldin, SC and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Janice and parents, Milton and Arleen.

Graveside services will be held 1:00 PM, Saturday, September 30 at Pine Slope Cemetery in Belle Fourche with the Reverend Jean Helmer officiating.

The family extends an invitation for everyone to join them for sharing of memories and refreshments at the American West Restaurant following the burial.

The family suggests memorials to the Belle Fourche Volunteer Fire Department and the American Red Cross.

An online guest book is available at klinefuneralchapel.com

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