Darrell F. Halse
Colonel Darrell F. Halse accepted his final orders Friday, September 14, 2018, and reported for duty at the gates of Heaven. His mission on earth began February 23, 1949, in Watertown, SD.  He grew up in Clear Lake, SD, and at the age of 2 1/2, became a local celebrity when...
September 18, 2018

Richard D. Miller
Richard D. Miller, 69, Newell, died Sunday, September 16, 2018 at his home near Newell. A Celebration of Life begins at High Noon on Saturday, September 22, at the Newell Evangelical Church in Newell....
September 18, 2018

Norma Jean Van Sickel
Norma Jean (Palmer) Van Sickel was born in Faith, SD, on June 28, 1931, to Grace Alverda (Murphy) Palmer and LeRoy Vern Palmer. She was 1 of 12 children, growing up in the Red Owl, SD, area. Jean married Gale “Jack” Van Sickel on January 17, 1948. They lived most of ...
September 18, 2018

Calvin Dale Cox
Calvin Dale Cox was born January 27, 1927, on the family ranch, Upper Hinton Creek, near Heppner, OR.  He attended school in Heppner and received a high school diploma.  He worked on the ranch and for a local logging company as a teen. Drafted in 1946, Calvin immediate...
September 17, 2018

Donna Mae Johnson
Donna Mae Johnson, 92, Sturgis, died Friday, September 14, 2018 at Sturgis. Visitation will be 5 until 7 p.m. on Thursday at the Kinkade Funeral Chapel. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Friday, September 21, 2018 at the Grace Lutheran Church in Sturgis. Burial follows at the...
September 17, 2018

Joyce Doolittle
Joyce Doolittle, age 66, of Midland, South Dakota, died on Thursday, September 13, at her home in Midland. A visitation will be held from 5-7 p.m. with a prayer service at 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, September 19, at St. William Catholic Church in Midland. Funeral services will be ...
September 14, 2018

Jeffrey Allan Jundt
Jeffrey Allan Jundt lost his battle with cancer on Sept. 8, 2018. Jeff had requested that friends and family attend his celebration of life wearing his favorite color, blue, or the colors of his favorite flower, the sunflower. Services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Sept. 14...
September 14, 2018

Robert Douglas Baden
Father Robert "Bob" Baden, age 79, of Ballinger, Texas, formerly of Wall, South Dakota, died on Wednesday, September 12, 2018 at Ballinger Healthcare & Assisted Living in Ballinger, Texas. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, September 20, at Cathe...
September 14, 2018

Debra Kay Huwe
Debra Kay “Debbie” (Goff) Huwe, 52, passed away September 5, 2018, at her home in Sturgis, SD. Debbie was born March 16, 1966, in Deadwood, SD, to Fredrick and Patricia (Dunn) Goff.  Growing up in Sturgis, SD, she was a part of Job’s Daughters and spent th...
September 13, 2018

Raymond Joseph Bachmeier
Ray was born June 14, 1936, at Vale, SD, to Lucas and Elizabeth (Werlinger) Bachmeier.  He attended school in Sturgis, graduating from St. Martin’s Academy in 1955. He enlisted in the U.S. Air Force in October 1955.  He was stationed at Ellsworth Air Force Base f...
September 13, 2018

Bonnie June Shuttlesworth
Bonnie June Shuttlesworth, age 71, passed away Sunday, September 9, 2018, surrounded by family. She was the wife of Bob Shuttlesworth. They shared 51 happy years of marriage together. Bonnie was a resident of Oelrichs, SD, at the time of her passing. She was born in Hot Springs,...
September 13, 2018

Gary W. Dungey
Gary W. Dungey, 73, of Aladdin, WY passed away July 1, 2018 at his ranch. He was born July 25, 1944 to Kay Dungey and Irma (Elpel) Dungey. He attended school in Belle Fourche and Sundance, graduating from Sundance High School in 1962. Following graduation, he attended mechanic ...
September 11, 2018

Bettie L. Stone-Collins
Bettie L. Stone-Collins, 86, of Belle Fourche died Saturday, September 8, 2018 at the David M. Dorsett Healthcare in Spearfish. Bettie was born November 7, 1931 in Littleton, New Hampshire to Herbert and Dorothy (Ball) Aldrich.  She attended school to the 8th Grade and in l...
September 11, 2018

Michael E. Scheler
Michael E. Scheler, 78, passed away after a long, courageous battle with cancer on Sunday, September 9, 2018 at home surrounded by his loving family.  He was born to Dale and Wanda Scheler on March 31, 1940 in Wheatland, WY, and grew up in Casper, WY. He married the love of...
September 11, 2018

Galand Franklin Bohn
Galand Franklin Bohn passed away on Monday, September 3, 2018, at Bethesda Nursing Home in Webster, SD, at the age of 90. Galand was born May 31, 1928, in the original house on the homestead near Holmquist, SD, to Frank and Helen (Malloy) Bohn.  He attended country school 1...
September 11, 2018

Nancy Richmond
Nancy Richmond (81) passed away at Rapid City Regional Hospital on Thursday September 6 2018. Nancy was born raised and married her husband Dan in Brainerd, Minnesota. The couple lived in the greater Seattle Washington area for the first 15 years of their married life. They move...
September 10, 2018

Russell Alan Holloway
It is with great sadness that the family of Russell Alan Holloway announce that he passed away on April 27, 2018 at the age of 58 at the Rapid City Hospice House after a short battle with cancer. He was born on October 20, 1959 in Rapid City. He attended Stevens High School and ...
September 10, 2018

David Fischer
David P. “Davey” Fischer, 43, tragically passed away doing what he loved most, being a Fireman, on Friday, September 7, 2018, at the site of a house fire. Dave was born January 6, 1975, in Colorado Springs, CO, to Paul and Robyn Fischer. At 18 months, Dave began his ...
September 10, 2018

Judy Horlick
Judy was born June 24, 1955, in O'Neill, NE, to Emil and Phyllis Slattery. Her early years were spent on several ranches throughout Nebraska, South Dakota, and Colorado. The family settled in Sterling, CO. Judy finished her high school education in Sterling, and then gave birth t...
September 10, 2018

Pat Leroy Weaver
Pat Leroy Weaver, age 85, of Wanblee, South Dakota, died on Friday, September 7, at the Hans P. Peterson Memorial Hospital in Philip. Visitation will be held two hours prior to the funeral service. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, September 11, at...
September 8, 2018

Martha M. McCutchan
Martha M. McCutchan, age 98, of Medora, ND died Wednesday, September 5, at the Belle Estate in Belle Fourche, SD. The funeral service will be held 1pm Tuesday, September 11th, 2018 at the Medora Lutheran Church in Medora, ND with Pastor Roger Dieterle officiating.  Visitati...
September 8, 2018

Donald Eugene Brandt
On Monday, September 3, 2018, Donald Eugene Brandt passed away peacefully at the age of 80. He was in the Fort Meade VA Medical Center in Fort Meade, SD. Donald was born August 21, 1938 in Royal, NE to Vernal and Iona (Anderson) Brandt.  He graduated from Neligh High School...
September 8, 2018

Thomas Duane Reed
Thomas Duane Reed, 73, Wheatland, Wyoming, passed away in Cheyenne, Wyoming on July 17, 2018, following open heart surgery. He was born on December 4, 1944, in Deadwood, S. D. to Wayne and Louise Reed.  Wayne passed away in 1945.  Louise married Keith McKay in 1952...
September 4, 2018

Joyce Evon Jones Williams
Joyce Evon (Wester) Jones Williams was born in Nisland, SD, June 22, 1931, to Elmer Carl Wester and Bertha (Stoddard) Wester.  In 1933, they moved to Sturgis, SD, where she attended school and graduated in 1950.  She married Spencer Phillip Jones on September 5, 1951, a...
September 4, 2018

Robert Holcomb
Robert "Bob" Holcomb, age 88, of Long Valley, South Dakota, died on Monday, September 3, 2018 at the Hans P. Peterson Memorial Hospital in Philip. A visitation will be held from 6-8 p.m. on Friday, September 7, at Our Lady of Victory Catholic Church in Kadoka. Mass of Christian...
September 4, 2018

Clayton Kjerstad
Clayton Kjerstad, age 67, of Wall, South Dakota, died on Monday, September 3, 2018 at the Rapid City Regional Hospital. A visitation will be held from 6-8 p.m. on Thursday, September 6, at the Rush Funeral Chapel in Wall. Memorial services will be held 3:00 p.m. Friday, Septemb...
September 4, 2018

Regie Dulay Velasco
Regie Dulay Velasco, 39, passed away Tuesday, August 28, 2018 in an auto vehicle accident near Piedmont, South Dakota. He was born August 5, 1979 in Cordon, Isabela, Philippines to Rolando and Tina Velasco. Regie was raised in Cordon with his three brothers and one sister. Afte...
September 4, 2018

Barbara Rust
Barbara Rust, age 67, of Okaton, South Dakota, died on Thursday, August 30, 2018 at the Trinity Hospital in Minot, North Dakota. Funeral services will be held 11:00 a.m. CDT Friday, September 7, at Messiah Lutheran Church in Murdo, with Pastor Ray Greenseth officiating. Interme...
September 4, 2018

Merl Eugene Harp
Merl was the youngest of three children born to Edgar and Luella (Brookhart) Harp on April 2, 1927, in McCall, ID, at the family home.      Merl graduated from Cascade High School in 1945.  Immediately he enlisted in the United States Navy and was sent t...
September 1, 2018

Hazel Kruse
The Funeral Service for Hazel Kruse, age 99 of Glad Valley, will be held at 2:00pm Friday, September 7, 2018 at the Prince of Peace Chapel of the Evanson-Jensen Funeral Home in Lemmon.  Pastor Barb West will officiate with burial in Greenhill Cemetery at Lemmon. HAZEL LORRA...
August 31, 2018

Elsie Sackmann
Funeral services for Elsie Sackmann, age 82, of Lemmon, SD, will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, September 1, 2018 at the Calvary Lutheran Church in Lemmon, SD.  Pastor Carin Bear will officiate with burial in the Greenhill Cemetery at Lemmon. Visitation will be from 1:0...
August 31, 2018

David Schon
David Schon, 74, passed away Sunday, August 26, 2018 in Rapid City. David was born on December 31, 1943 to David and Ada (Witter) Schon in Red Oak, IA. He is survived by his loving family, sons, Michael (Rebecca) Schon and Mark (Heather) Schon; daughter, Kimberly (Dave) Vancas;...
August 31, 2018

David Schmidt
David "Tony" Schmidt, age 66, of Draper, South Dakota, died on Sunday, August 26, 2018 at his daughter's home in Aberdeen. Memorial services will be held 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, September 4, at the Draper Auditorium, with Pastor Ray Greenseth officiating. Interment will be at the D...
August 29, 2018

Bruce Lee Peck
Bruce Lee Peck, age 57, of Belle Fourche, died on Sunday, August 26, 2018 from injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident near Pactola Lake.   Bruce was born May 11, 1961 in Rapid City to Donald & Sharon (Enerson) Peck. From an early age Bruce had an interest in speedi...
August 29, 2018

Robert Terhune
Robert, age 95, passed away at his home in Spearfish, SD, Wednesday, August 22, 2018.  Robert was born November 19, 1922 to Edward “Ted” Terhune and Bertha (Clawson) Terhune at home on the ranch at Terhune, Wyoming north of Hulett, Wyoming. Robert was the second...
August 27, 2018

Nancy Roehler
Nancy Roehler, age 51 of Belle Fourche, died Saturday, August 25, 2018 at her home in Belle Fourche. A celebration of her life will take place 11am Wednesday, August 29, 2018 at Leverington Funeral Home of the Northern Hills in Belle Fourche.  Father Tim Hoag will officiate...
August 27, 2018

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