Ramona “Mona” Bye, 79, of Vermillion, SD passed away Wednesday, July 21, 2021 at her residence.

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Alan Scott Lundy, 70, of Vermillion, passed away on July 7, 2021, after a slow battle with multiple sclerosis, diabetes and dementia.

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Flora Anna Larson was born January 26, 1930, in Missoula Montana. She was the fifth of six children born to Rev. J.C. Sipple and Linde A.O. (Sumnicht) Sippel. Her father came to America from Germany just prior to America’s entry into WWI to serve as pastor to German speaking congregations. H…

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Barbara June Schoenrock, 85, of Mitchell, SD, formerly of Platte, SD passed away Sunday, July 4, 2021 at Avera Brady Health and Rehab in Mitchell, SD. Funeral Services are 2:00 P.M. Thursday, July 8, 2021 at Olive Presbyterian Church in Platte. A Committal Service will follow at Platte City …

Joseph David Hoffman, 61, of Vermillion, SD passed away Sunday, June 20 in Avoca, Iowa.

Ronald G. Lamster, 72, of Vermillion, South Dakota took his final ride to the great outdoors in the evening of June 17, 2021 at Wakonda Heritage Manor Avera in Wakonda.

Jeanne A. Lawler, 93, of Carroll, Iowa, passed away on Wednesday, June 9, 2021 at St. Anthony Regional Hospital in Carroll.

On June 10, 2021, Barbara Susan Kingsbury, of Vermillion, passed away peacefully in her home. A Memorial Service was held Tuesday June 15 at Hansen Funeral Home in Vermillion.

Natalie Sheveland, 81 of Akron, Iowa, passed away on Sunday, June 6, 2021 at Hawarden Regional Healthcare.

Sharon Weber died Saturday, June 12, 2021 at Good Samaritan Society in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. She was 77.

Bernice “Bea” Dillon, 98, Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin, died May 27, 2021, at her home in Renaissance Assisted Living. She was born September 10, 1922 in Superior, Wisconsin, daughter of the late George and Jeanette (Ehnebom) Munnings; she was one of 10 siblings.

Verona (“Midge”) Carlson, 91, of Sioux Falls, SD, formerly of Vermillion, SD died Tuesday, May 25th, 2021, at her residence in Dow Rummel Village.

In memory of Kavin, a celebration of life will be held at Kober Funeral Home in Vermillion, SD on Saturday, June 5, 2021 from 3 to 5 p.m.

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Helen E. Brown, 91 of Vermillion, SD passed away on Monday May 31, 2021 at Sanford Vermillion Care Center.

Patricia A. Berglund, 83 of Elkhorn, Nebraska, passed away on Sunday, May 23, 2021.

Pat Pratt was born on June 12, 1936 in Sioux City, IA, the first child of Margaret and Joe O’Connor. She grew up with some of her very best friends as siblings—her brothers Jerry O’Connor and Tim O’Connor and her sisters Fran Zuppo and her “Irish twin” Mickey Russell, born 11 months after her.

"Bob" was born Sept. 18, 1936, to Walter and Evelyn Almberg in Vermillion, South Dakota. He died May 3, 2021, in Clovis, California.

Deloris “Sally“ Sannes, 80, of Vermillion South Dakota passed away Wednesday, April 28 at Sanford Vermillion Hospital. Deloris “Sally “Voudry was born March 9,1941 in Los Angeles California to Clarence and Mae (Delaney) Voudry. She grew up in Vermillion and attended Vermillion public schools…

Lory LaPointe, beloved educator and therapist, died peacefully Saturday, April 24, 2021,

Mary Hieb-Ekstrom, 67, passed away on April 16, 2021. Services celebrating her life are on April 30 and May 1. Attendance is limited to only invited guests.

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Stanley Adolph Kronaizl, 92, of Vermillion, SD passed away on Thursday, April 22, 2021 at Sanford Hospital in Vermillion SD after a brief illness.

Maurice Manning was killed in a hit and run accident in Singapore. Son of Dean and Ann Manning.

Opal Marcene (Mincks) Johnson, 94, of Vermillion, South Dakota passed away on Friday, March 26, 2021 at Sanford Vermillion Care Center surrounded by her family.

Mary Jane Chesley-Malone, 93, of Yankton, SD passed away Sunday, April 11 at the Avera Sacred Heart Hospital in Yankton, SD.

Ricky Lee Ebsen was born Feb. 6, 1962 in Hawarden, Iowa to Wayne and Marjorie (Nelson) Ebsen. He died at his home in Vermillion, South Dakota April 9, 2021 at the age of 59 years.

Patricia “Pat” Abild passed away following an extended illness on April 5, 2021 eight days before her 89th birthday in Mt. Vernon, Washington where she and her husband, Vernon, have resided since 1999. Viewing will be held Wednesday, April 14, 2021, 11:00am -1:30 pm at Hansen Funeral Home fo…

Lyle James Preston, 84, of Burbank South Dakota died April 3, 2021 at his home.

Leona Grace Kokesh, 90, Vermillion, went to be with Jesus on April 1, 2021 at Sanford Hospital in Sioux Falls.

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Myrtle Hickman, 96, of Vermillion, SD passed away Friday, March 26 at the Sanford Ava’s House in Sioux Falls, SD.

Peggy Jo (Housman) Larsen of Beresford, SD, passed away on March 17, 2021 at Sanford USD Medical Center in Sioux Falls, SD after a hard-fought battle with leukemia. A celebration of life will begin 2:00 p.m. Saturday, April 3, 2021 at the Hansen Funeral Home in Vermillion, SD with visitation…

Joyce Anne (Phipps) Syme Oursland, 84, of Santa Monica, CA passed away Friday, March 12 at the MD Anderson Cancer Institute in Houston, TX.

On March 12, 2021 Gary Ole Gullickson, loving father, grandfather, brother, uncle and son passed away from complications of Parkinson’s disease.

Terry L. Nelson, age 76, of Meckling, SD passed away peacefully on Saturday, March 6th in Yankton, SD.

Arvid H. Dills age 90, of Madison and formerly of Brookings, passed away while wintering in Arizona. Visitation will be from 4-6 P.M. on Monday, March, 8, 2021, with a funeral service starting at 6:30 P.M., all at Eidsness Funeral Home in Brookings. The funeral service will be live-streamed …

S. Wilma Lyle OSB, 100, died on February, 21, 2021. A wake service will be held at 7:00 p.m. on February, 24, 2021, and the funeral Mass will be celebrated on February, 25, 2021, at 11:00 a.m., both in Bishop Marty Memorial Chapel. Burial will be in the monastery cemetery. Wintz & Ray Fu…

Ron Warren died on February 7,2021. He fought a gallant fight against Alzheimers for 7 years.Preceding Ron in death included his Mother and Father, his grandparents and many beloved aunts and uncles. There is a party going on now in Heaven as they all welcome him Home. Ron left on earth his …

Alyce Ione (Stuen) Christenson was born on March 30, 1934 into a large farm family with nine children in rural Yankton County during the Great Depression. Alyce married Jon (Jack) Randolph Jacobsen in the early 1950s. They started a family of five of their own, moving first from South Dakota…

Stanley Harold Thoms, 59, of Elk Point, SD, passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, Feb. 17, at his residence.

Mariella Catherine Sorensen, age 76, of Vermillion, SD passed away Saturday, February 13th, 2021 at her home after a hard fought battle with cancer.

Ruby Marie Cooper, 93, of Sioux City passed away peacefully on Sunday, January 24, 2021 at Holy Spirit Retirement Home.

Tom Charles Sailor, 68, passed away peacefully at Avera McKennan in Sioux Falls, SD, on Tuesday, January 19, 2021. A celebration of Life service was held at Big Springs Baptist Church. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to the Alcester Fire Department at 211 E 1st St, Alcester, SD…

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Richard Blake Wearne was born in Bloomfield, NE on November 28, 1944, the son of Richard and Marcella Wearne. On September 4, 1945, Rick was united in marriage to Karen Mayer at Burke, SD and to this union three children were born: Quentin, Marcy and Silkie. He earned a Bachelor of Science d…

Natalie Elaine (Brunick) Johnson, age 93, of Vermillion, South Dakota died peacefully at the Dougherty Hospice House in Sioux Falls, South Dakota on January 23, 2021 after a brief illness.

Helen Agnes Baity, formerly of Vermillion, died peacefully January 20, 2021 at Aurora-Brule Care & Rehab, White Lake, SD at the age of 92.

Larry Mart, 83, of Vermillion, SD passed away Thursday, January 21 at the Sanford USD Medical Center in Sioux Falls, SD.

James Ivan Sample, Jr. of Vermillion, SD passed away Sunday, January 17, 2021 at Ava’s House in Sioux Falls from Congestive Heart Failure.

Marjorie Helen (Brown) Kjose, 71, of Vermillion, SD passed away Sunday, January 17th at her home after a long battle with cancer.

Mark Erickson passed away in a tragic motor-vehicle accident on January 15, 2021. Although taken too soon, Mark appreciated the gift of life, embracing the present moment every day.

Patricia Arlene Frazee, 69, of Vermilion, South Dakota passed away Friday, January 8, 2021 at Sanford Hospital in Vermillion.

Sioux Falls, SD ~ Monte Russell Hartung, age 67, died on Friday, January 8, 2021 at Avera McKennan Hospital in Sioux Falls, SD following a lengthy illness. A celebration of his life will be held this summer. Please go to www.georgeboom.com for more information. In lieu of flowers, please con…

Sarah Virginia Sundleaf, 88, of Elk Point, SD passed away peacefully on Tuesday, January 5, 2021 at her home with her loving family by her side.