Karen S. Kaeberle of Meckling, SD passed away on October 6, 2021 from cancer. She is preceded in death by her father Alfred (Stub) and mother Florence Kaeberle, Sister Colleen Kaeberle and brother-in-law Milo Apland. She is survived by her sister Kathleen Apland, niece Sheila Apland-Ottenbac…

James E. McCulloch, 74, of Vermillion, South Dakota, passed away peacefully on September 25, 2021. He was preceded in death by his parents, Charles W. McCulloch and Florence B. McCulloch (Dorn) and his beloved black lab, Maggie.

The world lost one of its most beautiful smiles and souls on October 11, 2021. After a valiant battle with brain cancer, Mary Jo Cooper Merrigan passed away peacefully at home in Vermillion, SD, surrounded by loved ones.

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Ardith M. Baer (Pederson) entered her eternal treasure on October 7, 2021.

Douglas Paul Sharples, 76, of Wakonda, SD, passed away September 24, 2021, from complications resulting from brain cancer surgery and treatment.

Erma Evonne (Davis) Larson, 93, of Vermillion died Thursday, September 23, 2021, at Sanford Hospital in Vermillion, S.D.

Douglas James Moritz, 71, of Vermillion, South Dakota passed away suddenly at his home on October 18, 2020.

Richard F. “Dick” Gregoire, 78, of Wakonda, SD passed away peacefully on September 17, 2021 at the Centerville Care and Rehab Center in Centerville, SD.

Charles Robert Clark, 72, of Vermillion, South Dakota passed away on Saturday, September 18, 2021 at Avera Sacred Heart Hospital in Yankton, SD.

Marjorie Alice (Jacobsen) Berke, 91, passed away on Wednesday, November 25, 2020, in Austin, MN. Memorial services will be 1:00 PM, Saturday, September 25, 2021, at the Opsahl-Kostel Funeral Home & Crematory, Yankton, SD with Rev. Carl and Jo Watkins officiating. Live streaming of Marjor…

James (Jim) Harvey Sorensen, age 76, of Vermillion, South Dakota passed away Wednesday, September 15th 2021 at the Sanford USD Medical Center after a quick and hard fought battle with cancer.

Gary Lyman Mollet passed away on September 9, 2021. Gary was born in Sioux City, Iowa on June 29, 1950 to Lyman and Frances Mollet. He grew up on a farm in Burbank, South Dakota and attended a one room country schoolhouse until 7th grade. He graduated from Vermillion High School and then ear…

James Jim Edward Trudeau, 84, of Sturgis, SD, passed away surrounded by his family on Friday, August 27, 2021, at the Ft. Meade VA Hospital in Sturgis, SD.

Dale Allen Hughes, 73, of Vermillion, South Dakota passed away peacefully at his home surrounded with his loving family by his side on Wednesday, September 8, 2021.

Terence C. “Terry” Taggart, 86, of Vermillion, SD passed away Saturday, September 11 unexpectedly at his residence.

Roger K. Kugler, 82, of Vermillion, SD, passed away Monday, September 6, at Avera McKennan Hospital in Sioux Falls, SD.

Faye Irene Akridge 95, passed away on Friday September 3, 2021 at Sanford Vermillion Care Center in Vermillion.

Beverly (Bev) Bottolfson, age 76, of Vermillion passed away Thursday, August 26th, 2021, with her sister and nieces by her side.

Gary Duane Bottolfson, 77, of Vermillion, SD passed away on August 18, 2021 at Sanford USD Medical Center in Sioux Falls with his love, Mary by his side. After a successful mitral valve procedure in the beginning of August, he suffered a stroke and passed away shortly after.

Kyle Charles Rohleder, 32, of Seward, NE passed away on Wednesday, August 18, 2021 in Vermillion, South Dakota at his residence.

Floyd Boschee sprinted toward the finish line, broke the tape and received his award in Heaven on August 4, 2021. Born on February 17, 1935, on a farm in Lehr, North Dakota, Floyd experienced 86 years of life richly blessed. His parents, Bertha (Kautz) and Adam Boschee, welcomed him as their…

Howard G. Anderson, 78, died of natural causes July 22 at his Vermillion home. A former Sioux Falls resident, Anderson was born in Millville, NJ and was a United States Army veteran. He was a skilled historical building renovator with Karen Muenster’s Historic Properties in Sioux Falls and V…

Marlys Ann (Knutson) Boschee arrived in this world on a national holiday, June 14, “Flag Day,” 1937. Born in Carrington, North Dakota, she grew up in the rural town of Oberon, North Dakota. Her parents, Kasper and Eldora Knutson, welcomed her into the family as their third child, joining sis…

Elmer Lewis Mount, 93, of Sioux Falls, SD formerly of Vermillion, SD passed away Tuesday, August 24 at Touchmark at All Saints in Sioux Falls.

Irene Richardson, 95 of Parker died Saturday, August 14, 2021 at the Sanford Health Vermillion Care Center. Funeral services will be at 10:30am Saturday, August 21, 2021 at Calvary Reformed Church in Monroe with burial at Rosehill Cemetery, Parker. Visitation will be from 5-7pm Friday at the…

Floyd Boschee sprinted toward the finish line, broke the tape and received his award in Heaven on August 4, 2021. Born on February 17, 1935, on a farm in Lehr, North Dakota, Floyd experienced 86 years of life richly blessed. His parents, Bertha (Kautz) and Adam Boschee, welcomed him as their…

Julia (Geraets) Blue, 59, of Sioux Falls, passed away on Sunday, August 1, 2021 at the Dougherty Hospice House.

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Todd M. Ellertson died on August 8, 2021 following a very brief illness at 59. He was born in Albert Lee, MN on December 12, 1961. He was the 5th of Red and Babbette Ellertsons’ six children.

Folmer F. Christensen Jr. (Nick) died on June 30, 2021 in Tucson, AZ at the age of 86. Folmer was born November 23, 1934 to Folmer F. Christensen and Lola Christensen in Vermillion, SD. Nick is survived by his children Jane E. Mansley, Phoenix, AZ and Charles J. Christensen, Louisville, KY. …

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Bruce E. Preheim, 73, of Vermillion, South Dakota left this life for his next Grand Adventure on Saturday, August 7, 2021 surrounded by his loved ones.

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Duane L. Moore, was born in Beresford, SD on March 29, 1938. He passed away on July 28, 2021, in Las Vegas, NV. He is survived by his wife, Lillian, of 62 years, brother, Daryl (Elaine) Moore of Sioux Falls, daughters, Susan (Harvey) of Las Vegas, NV and Elaine (Horace) Renfro of Aberdeen, I…

Shari Johnson, 73 of Salem, passed away on July 29, 2021 surrounded by her loving family. Visitation will be from 5:00-7:00 PM Sunday, August 1, 2021 at Hofmeister-Jones Funeral Home in Parker, with a Prayer Service starting at 7:00 PM. The prayer service will be livestreamed at https://www.…

Jane Slattery, 72, of Meckling, SD, died the evening of Friday, July 23, 2021 at her home.

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Kerry Jeanne Doyle and her twin, Christopher John, were born in Deadwood, SD on Nov. 11, 1966, to Jack and Lois Doyle of Lead, SD. She was named for County Kerry in Ireland, from where her grandparents emigrated, and in honor of her godmother, Jeanne Joyce Blide.

On Saturday, July 24, Dorothy Eileen Moses passed away peacefully at the Sanford Vermillion Care Center. Dorothy was born in Springfield, Illinois on August 4, 1924, to Almeda and Alvin Watkins. She was preceded in death by her two brothers and two sisters. Dorothy grew up in Ashland, Illino…

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…

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.