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Russell Gilbert Shoun
Russell Gilbert Shoun was born on July 1, 1947 in Sturgis, South Dakota to Orville and Leona (Moreland) Shoun. He was the fifth of eleven children. Russell lived and attended grade school in Red Owl, South Dakota. He then attended Sturgis High School and graduated in 1967. From ...
September 22, 2020

James A. Bloom
James A. “Jim” Bloom, longtime area dentist, of Rapid City, died on Monday, September 21, 2020, at his home in Rapid City at the age of 87.Visitation will be held 4-6 p.m. on Thursday, September 24, at St. Patrick's Catholic Church in Wall, with a vigil service at 6:0...
September 22, 2020

Clayton Nels Overland
Clayton Nels Overland, 87, Whitewood, SD, rode over the great divide on September 16, 2020.      Clayton was born on December 10, 1932, to Ruth Viola (Phillips) and Freeman Dewey Overland in New Underwood, SD. The eldest son of eight children, they homesteade...
September 17, 2020

Ruben Fuerst
Ruben Fuerst of Spearfish was born on June 22, 1926, in Highmore. He passed away at the age of 93 on Feb. 20, 2020, in Temple, Texas. Ruben joined the Army right after high school. He served in World War II, through the Korean Conflict, and did two tours in the Vietnam War. Whil...
September 17, 2020

John Miller
John “Dick” Miller of Spearfish passed away on Monday, April 13, 2020, peacefully at his home in Spearfish.  Dick was born to John and Jessie Miller on Sept. 17, 1932, on the Miller Ranch the youngest of three children. Dick worked for Art and Chan Nicholas and ...
September 17, 2020

Mary Ellen Larsen
Mary Ellen “Pat” as she was affectionately known, was described as sweet and gentle by all that have reached out since her passing. She didn’t realize how many people were affected by her kind nature, quiet ways, and devotion to God, family, and friends. &...
September 16, 2020

Dickie D. Conzelman
Dickie D. Conzelman, 73, passed away on September 10, 2020. Dick was born April 12, 1947 in Spearfish, South Dakota, the youngest of 6 children to Glenn Conzelman and Effie Mae (Lawrence) Conzelman. He attended a rural school through the 8th grade and graduated from Hulett High S...
September 15, 2020

Boyd Porch
Boyd Porch, age 80, of Rapid City formerly of Kadoka, South Dakota, died on Tuesday, September 15, 2020 at the Monument Health Hospice House in Rapid City.A visitation will be held one hour prior to the funeral service at the new Kadoka Gymnasium. Funeral services will be held a...
September 15, 2020

Darlene Julia Ferber
Darlene was born in Sisseton, SD, to Milton Stavick and Ella Mae Holman on the 4th of July in 1949. Darlene lived in numerous locations in the Black Hills, her last residence being in Whitewood. She held many jobs, jewelry maker, bartender, and server. She loved hunting pheasant,...
September 15, 2020

Linda June Rames
Linda June Rames born August 28, 1943, in Rapid City, SD, passed peacefully into the hands of Jesus September 11, 2020. Linda worked at Rapid City Regional Hospital in rehab before spending 18 years in Pediatrics where she loved and cared for many precious children. Linda l...
September 14, 2020

Beverly Jean Schoenstedt
Beverly was born on April 10, 1956, in Hot Springs, SD, to Earl and Eleanor Burnison. At a young age she gave her heart to Jesus. Her faith was central to who she was and impacted every area of her life. She graduated from Augustana with a degree in nursing. She married George Sw...
September 13, 2020

Shirley Yvonne Page
Shirley Yvonne Page, 81of Belle Fourche, SD, passed away on Wednesday, September 9, 2020 at Monument Hospital in Spearfish, SD A graveside inurnment will be held at 2:00pm on Saturday, September 12, 2020 in the family lot in the Alva Cemetery at Alva, WY Arrangements are under ...
September 10, 2020

Glenn Thomas Reede
Glenn Thomas Reede, 73, of Belle Fourche, died, Tuesday, September 8, 2020, at Monument Health Rapid City Hospital.      He was born March, 28, 1947 in Rapid City, SD to Ralph and Zelpha (Hansen) Reede. Glenn was raised in Dupree, SD, graduating from the Dupr...
September 10, 2020

Katherine Helen Horvath
Katherine Helen Horvath, 98 of Spearfish died on September 9, 2020 at Spearfish Canyon Healthcare. Kay was born on September 16, 1921 at Harvey, IL to Anton and Julia (Schwab) Ernst. She attended and graduated from Thornton Township High School. She worked in various jobs includ...
September 10, 2020

Frances Lorene Eggers
Frances Lorene Eggers died on September 5, 2020, at her home in Quinn, SD, at 82 years of age. She was born on January 31, 1938 in Pierre, SD, to Chester “Chet” and Carrie Anna (Hand) Standiford of Sansarc, Deep Creek, SD, the second of 11 children. She graduated fro...
September 9, 2020

Carl B. Harms
Carl B. Harms was born in Owen, WI to Fern and Mary (Detrick) Harms on January 2, 1930, the youngest of six children.  His family has a tradition of military service, with his father serving in WWI and two brothers serving in WWII.  He left high school early and joined ...
September 5, 2020

Laverne Adelaide Peterson
Laverne was born May 8, 1923, to Albert and Ida (Flolo) Ellingboe on the family farm in Sunburg, MN.  Both of her parents died when Laverne was very young, so she was raised by her Grandma Flolo.  She graduated from Brooton High School in 1941.  She moved to Minnea...
September 4, 2020

Roy Peter Bungert
Roy Peter Bungert was born on June 1, 1931 in Minneapolis, MN to Ferdinand and Dorothy (Haeg) Bungert. He grew up in Minnesota with his 14 brothers and sisters. Roy spent 4 years in the US Air Force during the Korean War. He was stationed in Omaha, NE, where he met and later marr...
September 4, 2020

Lars Louis Skaar Jr,
Lars Louis John “Bud” Skaar, 80, of Sundance, WY and formerly of Stanley, ND, passed away on Sunday afternoon, August 30, 2020. Bud was born May 16, 1940 in Stanley, North Dakota to Lars and Bertha Skaar. Bud was the sixth of eight children and the only boy of the fa...
September 4, 2020

Todd Gary Heisler
Todd Gary Heisler, 50, of Spearfish, SD passed away peacefully on August 29, in Spearfish, SD. He was born on November 30, 1969 in Estelline, SD to Gary and Mary Heisler. He grew up in Estelline until the age of 10 when the family moved to Spearfish where he worked within the fa...
September 3, 2020

Genevieve H. Brechtel
Genevieve H. Brechtel, 91 of Vale, SD passed away at her home on Tuesday, September 1, 2020. Visitation will start at 7:00pm on Friday September 4, 2020 at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church in Sturgis followed by a Rosary service at 8:00pm. Mass of Christian Burial will tak...
September 3, 2020

Dean W. Miller
Dean W. Miller, 86, of Sturgis, died on August 30, 2020 after a short stay at the Monument Health Hospital in Rapid City, SD.      Dean was born to Charles and Florence Miller on November 20, 1933 in Sturgis, SD. He was raised in Vale, SD on his parent’...
September 3, 2020

Ruth Larmer
Ruth Larmer, age 99, of Philip formerly of Kadoka, South Dakota, died on Tuesday, September 1, 2020 at the Philip Nursing Home. Graveside services will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, September 5, at the Martin Community Cemetery with Pastor Jesse Taylor officiating. Eva Ruth...
September 2, 2020

Anna Jean McKee
Anna Jean (Hutchens) McKee passed away on Sunday, August 30, 2020 at the hospice in Sturgis, SD, surrounded by her loving family members. Although her first name was Anna, she preferred Jean and was always called Jean by her family and friends.      Jean was ...
September 2, 2020

John Pious Kari
John Pious Kari, 102, of Sturgis, passed away Sunday, August 30, 2020 at the Fort Meade VA Hospice.      Johnny was born on March 17, 1918 to Peter and Katherine (Sperle) Kari. He was the oldest of nine children and attended country school until grade eight. ...
September 1, 2020

Walter E. Terry
Walter was born to his parents, Carl and Mary Evelyn (Myers) Terry, in Decatur, AL. He married Delores Finn in 1991. Walter was in the United States Air Force as a fuel mechanic and then as a boom operator on a KC 135 tanker for inflight refueling for over 20 years, when he retir...
September 1, 2020

Paul Louis Strain
Paul was born on August 22, 1960, in Valentine, NE, to Michael B. "Mick", and Sybil (Ingvalson) Strain. He spent his earliest days in White River, after which the family moved to Vermillion for a handful of years, then ventured to Pierre where many lifelong relationships were est...
September 1, 2020

Georgean Jaeger
Georgean Jaeger was born on January 8, 1927 in Geddes, SD to George and Mary (Klein) Mushitz.  She attended and graduated high school in Geddes, SD.  After graduation, she attended college in Yankton, SD, where she earned her teacher’s certificate.   &n...
August 30, 2020

Louise Wiedenmeyer
Louise (Lindeman) Wiedenmeyer was born the 6th of 10 children to Jacob and Emma (Hintz) Lindeman on May 23, 1929 in rural Mercer County near Golden Valley, ND. She was raised on a sheep ranch near Golden Valley and often recounted stories of herding the sheep. She had to learn to...
August 28, 2020

Diana Kathryn Hudson
Diana Kathryn Hudson was born to Paul and Dorothy (Dustrude) Hudson on November 28, 1950 in Rapid City, SD, and is an enrolled member of the Rosebud Sioux Tribe. She attended Rapid City Public Schools, St. Paul’s Indian Mission in Marty, SD, St. Francis Boarding School in S...
August 28, 2020

Beverly Hogarth
Beverly (Scott) Hogarth was born February 14, 1931, in Camp Crook, SD. Her family moved to Spearfish when she was 4 years old. They operated a truck farm in Spearfish Valley for many years, until her father died in 1954. She graduated from Spearfish High School in 1948.  &n...
August 25, 2020

Betty Lee Funell
Betty Lee Funell was born February 21, 1951 in Sturgis, SD, to Archie and Ella (Pence) Funell of White Owl, SD. She attended Metigoshe school, a one-room schoolhouse east of White Owl, SD, through the 8th grade, and graduated from Sunshine Bible Academy near Miller, SD. Betty wa...
August 25, 2020

Shorty Woitte
Shorty Woitte, age 94, of Midland, South Dakota, died on Wednesday, April 8, 2020 at the Kadoka Nursing Home. Memorial services will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, August 28, at the Midland School Gym in Midland. Private family interment with military honors will be held at the...
August 24, 2020

Robert William Strand
Robert William Strand passed away Saturday, August 8, 2020, with his daughter and son at his side.      Robert “Bob” was born August 7, 1942, to Betty and Everett Strand in Grand Rapids, MN.  He lived in Grand Rapids, MN through his teens and...
August 20, 2020

Judy Shaykett
Judy Shaykett, age 73 of Newell, died Thursday, August 6, 2020 at Monument Health in Rapid City. Judy’s life will be celebrated 10:30am Thursday, August 20, 2020 at the Nisland Independent Community Church. Visitation will be held 4 to 6pm Wednesday, August 19th at Leverin...
August 20, 2020

Donna Rae Brien
Donna Rae Brien, 85, Deadwood, died Thursday, August 13, 2020, at Mountain View Assisted Living in Sturgis.      Donna was born April 1, 2935, in Frankfort, SD, to Thomas and Dora Herren.  She grew up in the Redfield area.      Donna...
August 18, 2020

Bonnie Jean Petersen
Bonnie Jean Morris was born August 13, 1931, in Hill City, SD.  She was the daughter of Ray and Rose (Smith) Morris.  She grew up attending the Hill City schools and attended Yankton College and Nebraska State Teachers college at Chadron.      On Ea...
August 18, 2020

Beverly Page
Beverly Page, age 86, of Interior, South Dakota, died on Thursday, August 13, 2020 at the Kadoka Nursing Home. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the funeral service at the hall. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, August 21, at the Fire Hall in Interi...
August 18, 2020

Nelson Poole
Nelson “Dwight” Poole, 68, of Wright, WY, moved to Heaven on Tuesday, August 11, 2020. Dwight was born in Pulaski, TN on September 25, 1951, to Herbert Nelson and Marjorie Lucille (Oliver) Poole.  He married Janice Faye Braden on February 16, 1990.  Dwight ...
August 17, 2020

Kathie Williams
Kathie Williams, age 69, of Pierre formerly of Kadoka, South Dakota, died on Monday, August 10, 2020 at her son's home in Glenville, Minnesota.A visitation will be held from 5-7 p.m. on Thursday, August 13, at the Kadoka City Auditorium. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a....
August 11, 2020

David Lee Zwetzig
David Lee Zwetzig, 71, of Newell, SD, passed peacefully on Wednesday, August 5, 2020, at the Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha, NE. He was born in Scottsbluff, NE, on November 2, 1948, to Victor and Rosie Zwetzig where he joined his brother, Jerry, and his sister, Linda, and a f...
August 11, 2020

James L. Jones
James L. “Jim” Jones, age 54, of Kadoka, died Thursday, August 6, as a result of a work accident in rural Jackson County. Visitation will be held 6-8 p.m. on Tuesday, August 11, at the Kadoka City Auditorium. Funeral services will be held 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, Augus...
August 10, 2020

Harriet Sadie Miller
Harriet Sadie (Sherwood) Miller was born July 2, 1921 in Draper SD to Sidney W. Sherwood and Katherine J. (Traub) Sherwood. She married Art Miller on September 21, 1941. To this union three children were born. Janice (Dennis) Jensen, Sturgis, Marian Dalton, Sturgis, and Dennis (...
August 10, 2020

Albert Lenerville
Albert Lenerville, 89 years old, from Rapid City, passed away on August 6, 2020, at the Lippold Hospice Unit at Monument Health Sturgis Hospital.      Albert was born to Edward Lowell and Theresa (Hitchcox) Lenerville on April 3, 1931, in Strool (Prairie City...
August 7, 2020

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Address: 1612 Junction Avenue, Suite #1
Sturgis, SD 57785