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  • Wesley Allen Bugg
Wesley Allen Bugg, age 94, passed away Friday, July 18, 2014. A graveside memorial service will be held at the Arlington Cemetery in Arlington, SD on Saturday, August 16, 2014 at 11:00AM. Family and friends may meet afterwards at the Arlington Beach Resort, Cabin #10 at Lake Poinsett.

  • Therese Kapinga Bantu Kashale
Therese Kapinga Bantu Kashale died Thursday July 31, 2014. Memorial service was held Sunday, August 3, 2014 at 4:00PM at Sioux Falls First Assembly, 6300 W 41st ST. Sioux Falls, SD 57106.

  • Raymond J. Kolbeck
Raymond J. Kolbeck, 88, passed away on August 1, 2014. Funeral services were Tuesday, August 5, 2014 at the St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Salem at 10:30AM. Visitation was on Monday, August 4, 2014 at 9:00AM with a rosary at 3PM at Kinzley Funeral Home and a wake service at 6:45PM with a rosary, followed by a prayer service at 7PM at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, family was present at 6PM at the church. www.kinzleyfh.com

  • Eugene Lauer
Eugene Charles Lauer, 89, died Friday, August 1, 2014. Visitation was Monday, August 4, 2014 from 12-5PM at Willoughby Funeral Home, Howard, with a scripture service 7PM at St. Agatha Church. Mass of Christian Burial was at 10:30AM, Tuesday, August 5, 2014 at St. Agatha Church with burial and military rites in St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery, Howard. www.willoughbyfh.com
  • Leonard Weisz
Leonard Millard Weisz, 77, died Thursday, July 31, 2014. Funeral service was Monday, August 4, 2014 at 10:30AM at Salem United Church of Christ in Parkston. Visitation was Sunday, August 3, 2014 from 5-7PM at Koehn Bros. Funeral Home in Parkston.

  • Thomas Cheesbrough
Dr. Thomas Cheesbrough, age 62, passed away on Saturday, July 26, 2014. Memorials to Future Biologist Scholarship at SDSU. No services are planned.

  • Marlin O. Arneson
Marlin O. Arneson, 88, passed away August 2, 2014. Services were at 1:30PM Friday, August 8, 2014 at Heritage Funeral Home. Visitation was at 12:00PM Thursday, August 7, 2014 with family present to greet friends from 6:00-8:00PM. www.heritagesfsd.com.

  • Audrey Draper
Audrey Draper, age 87, died on August 4, 2014. Funeral Mass was held at 10:30AM on Thursday, August 7, 2014 at St Thomas Aquinas Church in Madison. Burial was in the church cemetery. There was a Parish Scripture Service at 7:00PM on Wednesday, August 6, 2014 at Weiland Funeral Chapel which is in charge of the arrangements. To send a message of sympathy, visit www.weilandfuneralchapel.com.

  • Darlene “Dolly” Hoiland
Darlene “Dolly” Mae Hoiland, 51, died Sunday, August 3, 2014. Funeral services were at 11:00AM Thursday, August 7, 2014 at First Lutheran Church. Interment was at Hills of Rest Memorial Park. Visitation with the family present was from 5:00-7:00PM Wednesday, August 6, 2014 with a prayer service at 7:00PM at Miller Funeral Home, 507 S. Main Avenue.

  • Donna Jean McCorkell
Donna Jean McCorkell, age 78, passed away Monday, July 28, 2014. Funeral services were at 1:00PM on Saturday, August 9, 2014 at the United Church of Canistota. Visitation was at 12PM on Friday, August 8, 2014 at Kinzley Funeral Home with family present from 5-7PM. www.kinzleyfh.com

  • Selma Olson
Selma (Glanzer) Olson, 86, passed away Saturday, August 2, 2014. Funeral Services were held on Wednesday, August 6, 2014 at 10:30AM at the Hutterthal Mennonite Church of rural Freeman. Visitation was from 5-8PM on Tuesday, August 5, 2014  with family present from 6-8PM at the Walter Funeral Home in Freeman. Memorials should be directed toward Freeman Academy.

  • Sheila A. Smith
Sheila A. Smith, 86, died Sunday, August 3, 2014. Mass of Christian Burial was at 10:30AM Wednesday, August 6, 2014 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Hawarden. Burial was in the Grace Hill Cemetery. Visitation was at noon Tuesday, August 5, 2014 with the family present from 5:30-7:00PM at the Porter Funeral Home in Hawarden. Condolences may be sent to www.porterfuneralhomes.com. Memorials to St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Hawarden.

  • Deanne Van Zee
Deanne Rose Van Zee, 73, died Sunday, August 3, 2014. Memorial service was at 3:30PM Thursday, August 7, 2014 at Faith Reformed Church, Rock Valley. Burial was prior at Valley View Cemetery. Visitation with family present was from 5-7PM Wednesday, August 6, 2014 at the church. Memorials to Bethany Christian Services and condolences may be left for the family at www.porterfuneralhomes.com.
  • Ophelia Wheeler
Ophelia Wheeler, 94, died Sunday, August 3, 2014. Funeral services were Thursday, August 7, 2014 at 10:30AM at Our Saviors Lutheran Church with burial in Woodlawn Cemetery. Visitation with the family present was Wednesday, August 6, 2014 at Heritage Funeral Home from 5-7PM. www.heritagesfsd.com

  • Norman “Todd” Anderson
Norman “Todd” Anderson, 49, died Sunday, August 3, 2014. Funeral service was at 11:00AM on Saturday, August 9, 2014, at Eastside Baptist Church with burial at the Grandview Cemetery in rural Larchwood, IA. The family was present to greet friends for visitation from 5:00-6:30PM on Friday, August 8, 2014 at the church with a prayer service at 6:30PM. Memorials to Todd’s family. www.georgeboom.com

  • Deborah Bonte
Deborah Jean Bonte, 60, died July 29, 2014. Funeral services were at 10:00AM Saturday, August 2, 2014 at Emmanuel Lutheran Church in Beresford. Visitation was from 2-8PM on Friday, August 1, 2014 at Emmanuel Lutheran with the family present from 6-8PM and a prayer service at 7PM. wassfuneralhome.com

  • Nina Christenson
Nina Beatrice Christenson, 96, passed away Wednesday, July 30, 2014. Funeral services were at 1:00PM Saturday, August 9, 2014 at Renner Lutheran Church, Renner. Visitation was at 4:00PM Friday, August 8, 2014 at the church, with the family present from 5-7PM. Burial was in the Pioneer Cemetery, rural Baltic. Memorials to Renner Lutheran Church.  minnehahafuneralhome.com

  • Debora Joy Schmidt
Debora Joy Schmidt passed away on July 29, 2014. A memorial service was held 3:00PM Sunday, August 10, 2014 at Falls Church, 4060 S. Grange Avenue, Sioux Falls. www.harrisburgchapel.com
  • Bernard M. Kennedy
Bernard Miles Kennedy, age 87, passed away Sunday, August 3, 2014. Visitation was at Heritage Funeral Home, SF, on Thursday, August 7, 2014 from 5-8PM with a prayer service at 7PM. Celebration of Christian Burial Mass was at Christ the King Catholic Church on Friday, August 8, 2014 at 10:30AM. Burial at St. Michaels Catholic Cemetery, SF. Memorials to American Cancer Society or Dougherty Hospice House. www.heritagesfsd.com

  • Franklin David Korkow
Franklin Korkow, 81, passed away on Wednesday, August 6, 2014. Funeral services were at 4PM Saturday, August 9, 2014 at Zion Lutheran Church, Canistota. Visitation was at 12PM Friday, August 8, 2014 at Kinzley Funeral Home, Salem with family from 5-7PM. kinzleyfh.com

  • Arlan Ostrem
Arlan Thomas Ostrem, 92, died August 3, 2014. Funeral services were at 10:00AM Thursday, August 7, 2014 at Brooklyn Evangelical Free Church in rural Beresford. Visitation was from 2-8PM Wednesday, August 6, 2014 at Wass Funeral Home in Beresford with the family present from 5-7PM and a devotion at 7PM. wassfuneralhome.com

  • Michael R. Randall
Mike Randall passed away August 4, 2014. Funeral Service was at 11AM on Thursday, August 7, 2014 at Lutheran Church, Dell Rapids. Visitation was Wednesday, August 6, 2014 was from 12-5PM at Kahler Funeral Home and at the church at 5:30PM. The family was present at the church and a Prayer Service was at 7:00PM. kahlerfh.com

  • Kathleen “Kay” Schrader-Standing
Kathleen “Kay” Schrader-Standing died on August 5, 2014. Visitation was at noon Saturday, August 9, 2014 at Barnett-Lewis Funeral Home with a memorial Service at 1PM. barnett-lewifuneralhome.com
  • Patrick Cleberg
Patrick J. Cleberg, 72, died August 9, 2014. Funeral mass will be at 10:00AM, Wednesday, August 13, 2014 at St. Teresa Catholic Church in Beresford. Visitation was at the church on Tuesday, August 12, 2014  from 6-8PM with a wake service at 7PM. www.wassfuneralhome.com

  • Cathleen L. Curry
Cathleen Ann Linahan Curry, 86, died Saturday, August 9, 2014. Services will be at 10:30AM on Thursday, August 14, 2014 at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Elk Point. Interment will be in Elk Point Cemetery. Visitation with family was from 6-7PM on Wednesday, August 13, 2014 at the church with a wake service at 7PM. Memorials to Iowa Parkinson’s Disease Foundation or Union County Historical Society. www.koberfuneralhome.com

  • Jerome “Jerry” Dockstader
Jerome “Jerry” Dockstader, 67, passed away on Saturday, August 9, 2014. Funeral Service will be on Wednesday, August 13, 2014 at 1:00PM in the Hope Lutheran Church in Sioux Falls. Interment in Dell Rapids Cemetery will be before the service. Visitation with family present was on Tuesday, August 12, 2014 at Kahler Funeral Home from 5-7PM. www.kahlerfh.com

  • Dorothea Ehlen
Dorothea Ehlen, 84, died August 9, 2014. Graveside services will be held 10:30AM Wednesday, August 13, 2014 at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery. Miller Funeral Home, 507 S. Main Ave., Sioux Falls.
www.millerfh.com

  • Olive Ann Gordon
Olive Ann Gordon, 82, died Friday, August 8, 2014. Funeral service will be at 10:00AM on Thursday, August 14, 2014, at East Side Lutheran Church in Sioux Falls. The family will be present for visitation from 5-7PM on Wednesday, August 13, 2014 at George Boom Funeral Home in Sioux Falls. www.georgeboom.com

  • Catherine C. Kraemer
Catherine C. Kraemer, age 75, died Friday August 8, 2014. Funeral Mass will be at 10:30AM Wednesday, August 13, 2014 at St. Thomas Catholic Church, Madison. Burial will be in the Rose Hill Cemetery at Parker. A Rosary with a Parish Wake Service was at 7:00PM Tuesday, August 13, 2014 at the Randall Funeral Home.

  • Leslie D. Pereboom
Leslie D. Pereboom, 75, died Friday, August 8, 2014. Funeral services was at 11:00AM Tuesday, August 12, 2014 at First Lutheran Church in Sioux Falls with burial in Woodlawn Cemetery. Visitation was at 2:00PM Monday, August 11, 2014 at Heritage Funeral Home with the family present from 5-7PM. Memorials to the Media Ministry or Project Car at First Lutheran Church or SD Lions Eyebank. www.heritagesfsd.com.

  • Joan Roth
Joan Roth, 71, passed away Monday, August 4, 2014. Visitation was at noon, Thursday, August 7, 2014 with the family present from 5-7PM at Miller Funeral Home, 507 S. Main Ave. Funeral Services were held at 10:30AM Friday, August 8, 2014, at Community Reformed Church. Interment was at 2:00PM at Hope Cemetery, Hull, IA. www.millerfh.com

  • Betty Young
Betty Young, age 92, passed away on Aug 5, 2014. Funeral services were Friday August 8, 2014 at 1:30PM at Miller Funeral Home 507 S. Main with private family committal at Woodlawn Cemetery. The family was present to greet friends one hour prior to the funeral service. Memorials to the El Riad Shrine Transportation Fund, Humane Society or First Presbyterian Church SF. www.millerfh.com
 
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