Obituaries

June 27, 2022

Dale H. Ruby

Dale H. Ruby, age 67 of Belle Fourche, died Sunday, June 26, 2022 at the Monument Health Rapid City Hospital. A Celebration of this life will take place 10:30am Thursday, June 30, 2022 at the Christian Life Center in Belle Fourche. Visitation will take place 5 to 7pm Wednesday at Leverington Funeral Home of the […]

June 22, 2022

Arthur “Art” Silvernail

Arthur “Art” Silvernail, 83, of Deadwood, passed away at Deadwood Monument Hospital in hospice care. Art was born December 4, 1938, to Arthur and Leatine Silvernail in Scotland, SD, the oldest of four children. Art married Georgeann Ryan on August 1, 1960, in Yankton, SD, and six children were born from t his union. They […]

June 21, 2022

John Charles Rodiack

John Charles Rodiack was born July 22, 1953, in San Francisco, CA. He was the son of Bill and Gloria Rodiack and older brother to Eddie, and Donna Rodiack. He attended schools in S. San Francisco and met the love of his life and wife-to-be, Terry Vonasek at El Camino High School. He then attended […]

June 20, 2022

Elizabeth Jean Seitz Pauley

Elizabeth Jean Seitz was born in Deadwood, SD, on November 11, 1928, to George and Jessie (Zerba) Seitz. Betty was a farm girl through and through, growing up with her parents and three older siblings on an irrigated farm on the Belle Fourche River, east of Vale, where her grandparents had settled in 1909.  She […]

June 20, 2022

Douglas Merle Krause

Douglas Merle Krause, 69, Carthage, Missouri, and formerly Belle Fourche SD, passed away January 25, 2022 at the Cox South Medical Center, Springfield, Missouri, with his sons, Beau and Garrett, by his side. A memorial service will be held 10 am Monday, June 27, 2022 at the United Methodist Church in Belle Fourche.  Inurnment will […]

June 20, 2022

Kathy Koerner

Kathy Koerner, age 65 of Belle Fourche, died Wednesday, January 19, 2022 at the Sanford USD Medical Center in Sioux Falls. The funeral service was held 11am Wednesday, January 26, 2022 at the First Congregational United Church of Christ in Belle Fourche. Inurnment will take place 10:30am Friday, June 24, 2022 at Black Hills National […]

June 16, 2022

Ramona McFarland

On Tuesday, June 14, 2022, Ramona McFarland, loving Mother, Grandmother and Great Grandmother, passed away in the presence of family at the age of 82. Ramona was born on May 4, 1940, in West Stewartstown, New Hampshire to Helen R. (Greer) and Woodbury T. Chamberlain. Ramona’s parents moved her as a small child to the […]

June 15, 2022

Darline Louise Eiesland

Darline Louise Eiesland, age 71, passed away Saturday, January 8, 2022. Darline passed away at home with her beloved dogs and husband, Lonny Eiesland. Darline was born April 10, 1950, in Rapid City, South Dakota, to Dorothy Cummins and William Sheckel. Darline lived life to fullest. She accomplished many things in her life, among other […]

June 13, 2022

Jimmie “Jim” Sumners

Jimmie “Jim” Sumners, age 79, of White River, South Dakota, died on Monday, June 6, 2022 at Monument Health Spearfish Hospital. Visitation will be held 5-7p.m. CDT Friday, June 17, at the White River Community Events Center. Funeral services will be held 11:00 a.m. CDT Saturday, June 18, 2022 at the White River Community Events […]

June 13, 2022

Mary Van Rooyen

Mary Van Rooyen, age 82, of Philip, South Dakota, died on Saturday, June 11, 2022 at the Kadoka Nursing Home. Funeral services will be held 10:00 a.m. Friday, June 17, at Rush Funeral Home in Philip with Pastor Kathy Chesney officiating. Interment will follow at the Masonic Cemetery in Philip. Mary A. Van Rooyen was […]