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Obituaries

Verna Holter
Verna Holter, age 97, passed away on Tuesday, October 29, 2019. Funeral services were at 1:30 PM Wednesday, November 6, 2019 at Grand Valley Lutheran Church, Canton. Visitation was Tuesday, November 5, 2019 from 5-7 PM at Grand Valley Lutheran Church. A prayer service and time of sharing was at 6:30 PM. andersonandsonsfh.com

Betty Logan
Betty Logan, age 76, passed away on Thursday, October 31, 2019. Visitation was 5:00-7:00 PM Monday, November 4, 2019 at the Minnehaha Funeral Home, Baltic. Graveside service was at 11:00 AM Tuesday, November 5, 2019 at the Willow Creek Lutheran Cemetery, rural Dell Rapids. minnehahafuneralhome.com

Norma Gunderson
Norma A. Gunderson, age 85, died on Friday, November 1, 2019. Visitation was from 5:00-7:00 PM, Monday, November 4, 2019, at Heartland Funeral Home. Funeral services were at 11:00 AM, Tuesday, November 5, 2019 also at Heartland Funeral Home. Burial followed at Pleasant View Cemetery, Valley Springs. www.heartlandfunerals.com

Ray J. Entringer
Ray J. Entringer, age 89, passed away Thursday, October 31, 2019 4 days shy of his 90th birthday. Mass of Christian Burial was held at 10:30 AM on Monday, November 4, 2019 at the St. Peter Catholic Church, Colman, with burial in church cemetery. Visitation was 4-6PM Sunday, November 3, 2019 at St. Peter Catholic Church with 6 PM scripture service. www.skrochfc.com

Brock Michael Williams
Brock Michael Williams, age 29, died Sept. 26, 2019. After the cremation in Las Vegas, a celebration of Brock's life will be held Sat., Nov. 30, in Delmont, at the Community Center, at 9:00 AM, followed by a prayer service at 10 AM.

Mary Ann Schmitz
Mary Ann (Johnson) Schmitz, 80, passed away Oct. 31, 2019. Rosary was at 6:30 PM; prayer service 7PM at St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church, Oakes on Nov. 5, 2019. Memorial Mass was at St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church at 10 AM, Nov. 6, 2019. Burial at Oakes View Cemetery. dahlstromfuneralhome.com

S. Francine Streff OSBS
Francine Streff OSB, age 68, passed away on Friday, November 1, 2019. A wake service was held at 7:00 PM, on Wednesday, November 6, 2019 and the Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated at 11:00 AM, on Thursday, November 7, 2019, both in the Bishop Marty Memorial Chapel. Burial was in the monastery cemetery. www.wintzrayfuneralhome.com

Roger Dean Bortnem
Roger Dean Bortnem, age 67, passed away on Thursday, October 31, 2019. Memorial service was held at 11:00 AM, on Monday, November 4, 2019. A private burial took place in the Riverside Memorial Park Cemetery. There was a prayer service at 5:00 PM on Sunday, November 3, 2019 with visitation held from 4:00-5:00 PM at the funeral home. www.carlsenfh.com

Dorie Ament-Hansen
Dorie Ament-Hansen, age 93, passed away on Sunday, November 3, 2019. Funeral services were held at 1:30 PM, on Thursday, November 7, 2019, at the George Boom Funeral Home & On-Site Crematory, Sioux Falls. Visitation with family present to greet friends was held from 12:00 PM until the time of the service at the funeral home. Complete obituary and online guestbook is available at www.georgeboom.com.

Grant Gormley
Grant Gormley, age 72, passed away on Wednesday, October 30, 2019. Visitation was held at the Isburg Funeral Chapel at 5:00 PM on Friday, November 8, 2019, followed by a prayer service at 6:00 PM. Funeral was held at the Ss. Peter and Paul Catholic Church at 10:00 AM on Saturday, November 9, 2019. Memorials will be directed to the St. Mary's Hospital Foundation, the Choteau, MT, Lions Club Swimming Pool, or the charity of the donor's choice. www.isburgfuneralchapels.com

Rosa Beth Schepel
Rosa Beth Schepel, age 60, passed away on Sunday, November 3, 2019. Visitation was held on Wednesday, November 6, 2019 from 4:00 - 8:00 PM at the Hartquist Funeral Home in Luverne, MN. Funeral service was held on Thursday, November 7, 2019 at 10:30 AM at the Luverne Christian Reformed Church. www.hartquistfuneral.com

Larry Hallstrom
Larry Hallstrom, age 73, passed away on Sunday, November 3, 2019. A family-directed memorial visitation was held from 4:00-6:00 PM on Thursday, November 7, 2019 at the Messiah New Hope Lutheran Church, Sioux Falls, with a time of sharing at 5:30 PM. georgeboom.com

Gerald L. (Jerry) Shrader
Gerald L. (Jerry) Shrader passed away on Wednesday, October 30, 2019. Graveside services at a later date, to be held at the St. Michaels Cemetery in Sioux Falls.

Gary E. Bak
Gary E. Bak, 71, died on Sunday, November 3, 2019. Funeral services were at 10:30 AM Thursday, November 7, 2019 at the Viborg Community Building with burial with full military honors at Rosehill Cemetery, Viborg. Visitation was from 5-7 PM Wednesday, November 6, 2019 at the Viborg Community Building with a Prayer Service at 7:00 PM. Memorials maybe directed to Our Saviors Lutheran Church, Viborg or the Viborg-Hurley Athletic Boosters. hofmeisterjones.com

Lester Ensz
Lester Ensz, 87 died Sunday, November 3, 2019. Funeral services were at 10:30 AM Friday, November 8, 2019 at Bethesda Church, rural Marion with burial in the Tieszen Cemetery. Visitation was from 5-7 PM Thursday, November 7, 2019 at the church with a Prayer Service at 7:00PM. hofmeisterjones.com

Gene Abdallah
Gene Abdallah, age 83, passed away on Saturday, November 2, 2019. Family was present to greet friends from 2:00-4:00 PM with a prayer service followed by memorial reflections at 4:00 PM on Sunday, November 10, 2019 at the St. Mary's Catholic Church, 2109 S. 5th Avenue, Sioux Falls. A funeral Mass was held at 10:00 AM on Monday November 11, 2019 at the Church. A law enforcement scholarship fund has been established in Gene's name. Donations should be made payable to "SD Law Enforcement Charities" and mailed to: 101 S. Main, Suite 100, Sioux Falls SD 57104. Please include a reference to "Gene Abdallah Scholarship" in the check memo. www.millerfh.com

Gail Engelmeyer
Gail Marie (Lewis) Engelmeyer, age 90, passed away on Saturday, November 2, 2019. Funeral services were held on Friday, November 8, 2019 at 10:30 AM at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Burke. Burial was in the Graceland Cemetery, Burke. There was a rosary held on Thursday, November 7, 2019 at 7:00 PM, with visitation one hour prior to the service, at the church.

Robert "Bob" Daignault
Robert "Bob" Bernard Daignault, age 60, passed away on November 4, 2019. Memorial services were held at 2:00 PM on Friday, November 8, 2019 at George Boom Funeral Home & On-Site Crematory in Sioux Falls, SD with his family present to greet friends for visitation from 1:00 PM on Friday until the time of his service. www.georgeboom.com

Anthony "Tony" Green
Anthony "Tony" Green passed away on Tuesday, October 29, 2019. Celebration of Life will be on Saturday, November 16, 2019 at Holy Spirit Catholic Church, 3601 Dudley Lane Sioux Falls, from 6 to 8 PM.Gale IngallsGale (Nelson) Ingalls, 80, passed away on Saturday, November 2, 2019. Funeral services were held in Fruita, CO on November 9, 2019.

Brooks Linneweber
Brooks James Linneweber was born on Friday, November 1, 2019 to adoring parents Cody and M'Lynn Linneweber. He passed away on Sunday, November 3, 2019. Private interment was held at the Zion Lutheran Cemetery in Garretson. A time to greet the family was held from 5:00-7:00 PM on Thursday, November 7, 2019, at the Minnehaha Funeral Home, Garretson. minnehahafuneralhome.com

Irvin F. Dykstra
Irvin F. Dykstra, 89, died Saturday, November 2, 2019. Funeral services were at 10:30 AM Saturday, November 9, 2019 at the First Church of Monroe with burial in the Monroe Cemetery. Visitation was from 3:00-4:00 PM Friday, November 8, 2019 at the Tieszen Home Chapel and at 5:00 PM at the church with family present from 6:00-7:00 PM with a Prayer Service at 7:00 PM Friday evening. hofmeisterjones.com

William Petershagen
William Petershagen, 72, passed away on Sunday, November 3, 2019. The family was present at 4 PM with a prayer service at 6 PM and continuing with an overnight wake on Thursday, November 7, 2019, at Calvary Episcopal Cathedral. Graveside rites were held at 10:30 AM on Friday, November 8, 2019, at Mt. Hope Cemetery in Watertown, SD. www.millerfh.com

Patrick "Pat" Baxter
Patrick "Pat" Baxter, age 77, passed away on Tuesday, November 5, 2019. Memorials to The Banquet, 900 E 8th St., Sioux Falls, SD 57103. Funeral Mass was held at 1:00 PM Friday, November 8, 2019 at St. Mary Church, 2109 S. 5th Ave. Visitation with family present from 5:00-7:00 PM Thursday, November 7, 2019 followed by wake service and rosary at 7:00 PM at Miller Funeral Home Westside Chapel, 6200 W. 41st St. www.millerfh.com

Ronald Flynn
Ron Flynn, 69, passed away on November 5, 2019. Mass of Christian Burial was held at 11:00 AM Saturday, November 9, 2019 at Holy Spirit Catholic Church in Sioux Falls. Visitation was from 5:00-6:00 PM Friday, November 8, 2019 at the church with a Scripture Service at 6:00 PM. Arrangements by Hofmeister-Jones Funeral Home. hofmeisterjones.com

Russel B. Graham
Russel Graham, 89, died Sunday November 3, 2019. Celebration Services were in Sioux Falls on Saturday, November 9, 2019 at 10 AM at Miller Southside Chapel, 7400 S. Minnesota Ave. Prayer Service was at Beresford Wass Funeral Home on Friday, November 8, 2019 at 7:00 PM, with visitation 5:00-7:00 PM. View full obituary at www.wassfuneralhome.com

Kathryn Kleinsasser
Kathryn Kleinsasser, 91, passed away Monday, November 4, 2019. Funeral services were Saturday, November 9, 2019 at 10:30 AM at the Hutterthal Mennonite Church of rural Freeman. Visitation was Friday, November 8, 2019 from 5:30 to 7:00 PM at the Walter Funeral Home.

Gerald Landeen
Gerald Landeen, age 69, died Nov. 4, 2019. Funeral services were at 2PM Saturday, November 9, 2019 at Komstad Covenant Church, rural Beresford. Visitation with the family present was 6-8PM Friday, November 8, 2019 at the church with a prayer service at 7PM. wassfuneralhome.com

Malcom McKinney
Malcom McKinney, 63, died Sunday, November 3, 2019, . Funeral services were at 10:00 AM, Saturday, November 9, 2019, at George Boom Funeral Home & On-Site Crematory in Sioux Falls. Visitation with family present to greet friends was from 5:00 until 7:00 PM, Friday, November 8 also at the funeral home. An online guestbook is available at www.georgeboom.com.

Marlys Miller
Marlys Kathleen Miller, 92, passed away Monday, November 4, 2019. There will be no services and burial of ashes will be in the Bluff View Cemetery in Vermillion. HansenFuneralHome.com

Evelyn C. Pederson
Evelyn C. (Olson) Pederson, 95, passed away on November 5, 2019. Her funeral service was held on Tuesday, November 12, 2019 at 10:30 AM in the United Methodist Church, Dell Rapids. Interment was in the Dell Rapids Cemetery. Visitation was Monday, November 11, 2019 with family present from 5:00 to 7:00 PM at the Minnehaha Funeral Home, Dell Rapids. minnehahafuneralhome.com

Mildred Starnes
Mildred Irene Starnes, 98, of died Monday, November 4, 2019. Memorial services were at 10:00 AM, Friday, November 8, 2019, at George Boom Funeral Home & On-Site Crematory, Sioux Falls. Visitation with family present to greet friends was from 9:00 AM until the time of service at the funeral home. www.georgeboom.com

Kristen Marie Burns
Kristen Marie Burns, 31, died on November 3, 2019. A memorial service will be held at Fernson Brewery (1400 E. Robur Dr., Sioux Falls on Wednesday, November 13 at 5:00pm. A smaller service will be conducted in Salt Lake City at a later date.

Daren John Miller
Daren John Miller passed away with family by his side on November 2, 2019.Daren was born March 21, 1972 in Dawson, Minnesota. He was the second youngest of eight children born to Glenn and Marlyce Miller. He was baptized and confirmed at Dawson Covenant Church. Daren spent most of his childhood years growing up on the family farm. He often shared memories about all the different chores they would do together as a family, as well as the fun times when friends and family would gather together to play cards and games. He also spoke about how much he loved riding his bike to go fishing in the nearby creek.Daren attended Dawson-Boyd schools and graduated from Dawson-Boyd High School in 1990. He had many accomplishments and those he was most proud of were his involvement in music activities, and being the yearbook editor and class historian. Daren was part of the Christian singing group, Agape Singers. He also ran his own concession stand, Miller Concessions, and sold treats at the local softball fields during the summer. Daren attended the University of South Dakota for music and was a talented viola player. He had fond memories of his time as a member of the Phi Delta Theta fraternity where he made lifelong friendships. He was proud to have served in various capacities, sharing stories of his time as the kitchen manager and as chapter President. Most recently, he served on Tridentia, the facility house corporation board.Daren made his home in Sioux Falls where he would meet his wife, Stephanie. They were united in marriage on October 14, 2000. From their union, two beautiful daughters were born, Paige and Chloe. Daren’s family was the light of his life. He was a caring and loving father to his daughters and was always bringing much fun and humor to their lives. He treasured time spent together as a family, whether it was watching a movie at home or traveling on vacation together. Their two dogs are also a big part of family life and Daren had a special bond with their miniature dachshund, Asia.One of Daren’s first jobs while in high school was at Food-n-Fuel in Dawson. From that time, Daren continued in various roles in the convenience store industry. He was accomplished in his work and received industry awards throughout the years. He had a rewarding career working for Get-n-Go until the time of his death, most recently as the Director of Marketing. His Get-n-Go coworkers were more like a family to him. Daren was the designated party planner for the company and was good at finding fun ways to celebrate the milestones and successes of his coworkers.Daren was passionate about his work at Grace Lutheran Church. Serving as Choir Director was one of his greatest honors. He took great care in selecting music that would touch others through sound and word. He looked forward to Wednesday night rehearsals every week and spreading the message through music on Sundays. He was intentional in finding ways to enhance the worship experience for all of those who attend Grace Lutheran Church. Daren was also touched to have been elected by the congregation to serve on Church Council, most recently as President.Daren was a special man who made a difference in this world. He kept those around him smiling by telling jokes and stories, using his humor to brighten each day. He had a passion for cooking, loved his friends and family, knew how to make every situation special in some way, and made people feel comfortable in his presence. He had a love of life, did everything to the fullest, and always kept us on our toes. He will be missed by many. Grateful for having shared his life are his wife, Stephanie; daughters, Paige and Chloe; siblings, Debbie (Craig) Moe, Danny (Kim) Miller, Duane (Michelle) Miller, DeAnn Cahalan (Joe) and Dori (Mike) Leslie; parents-in-law, Steve and Colette Painter; brother-in-law, Joe (Amanda) Painter; numerous aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, and cousins.He was preceded in death by his parents, Glenn and Marlyce Miller; sisters, Diane Miller and Darlene Graven; numerous aunts, uncles, and cousins.Funeral Services were at 11:00 AM Friday, November 8, 2019, at Grace Lutheran Church, 3300 E. 18th Street in Sioux Falls. Interment was at Woodlawn Cemetery. The family was 5-7PM Thursday, November 7, 2019 at Miller Funeral Home, 507 S. Main Ave.
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