George A. Davis

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March 6, 1931 - May 26, 2021

George A. Davis was born to Roy and Florence (Linton) Davis on March 6, 1931, in Deadwood, S.D. He was the youngest in his family and joined a brother, Sam and three sisters, Nellie (Parsons); Inez (Sharp) and...

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Bonnie Lou Dibble

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September 14, 1929 - May 17, 2021

Bonnie Lou Dibble went to be with the Lord on May 17, 2021 at the age of 91. She had aspirations of making it to 100; however, we believe she wouldn’t change a thing as she is now with Jesus and her family...

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Ellva M. Erickson

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February 23, 1928 – May 8, 2021

Ellva M. Erickson, 93, of Sioux Falls, S.D., passed away Saturday, May 8, 2021, at Sanford Hospital surrounded by family. A private family graveside service will be held at the Toronto Cemetery, Toronto...

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LeRoy Dale Hofer

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November 11, 1930 - May 4, 2021 

LeRoy Dale Hoferm 90, of Pahrump, Nev. died in Las Vegas, May 4th, 2021. 

LeRoy was born November 11, 1930, on a farm near Onida, S.D. to Sam and Katie Hofer. He had one sibling Dwayne Hofer. He graduated...

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Betty Yvonne Wilcox

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December 7, 1936 - May 8, 2021

Betty Yvonne Wilcox, known to friends and family as Yvonne, passed away May 8, 2021 in Greeley, Colorado. She moved to Severance, Colorado, from Hot Springs, to live with her son Jim Quick Jr. in February 2019.

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Mary Ellen Sewright

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February 22, 1929 - May 1, 2021

Mary Ellen (Burgeson) Sewright, 92, passed away at her home in Pine Hills on May 1, 2021.

Mary was born on February 22, 1929 in Franklin, S.D. to Wilbur and Verna (Swancutt) Burgeson. Mary was a 64-year...

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Virginia (Ginger) Joy Carlson

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April 12, 1952 - April 29, 2021

Virginia (Ginger) Joy Carlson, 69, of Oral, S.D., passed away April 29, 2021. Ginger was born April 12, 1952, to Fred and Marcie Carlson. She was raised in Belle Fourche where she enjoyed helping with the...

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Donald ‘Butch’ Flowers

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June 19, 1959 - April 24, 2021 

Donald ‘Butch’ Flowers was born in Hutchinson, Kan., on June 19, 1959, to Betty and Donald Flowers. He was raised with his older sister, Cindy; younger brother, Bobby and baby sister, Tina, in Littleton...

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Steven Lance Schjodt

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May 23, 1957 - April 17, 2021

Steven Lance Schjodt passed away on April 17, 2021 at the age of 63, in Rapid City, S.D.  His battle with a glioblastoma brain tumor, an uncurable disease, for nearly four months showed his perseverance...

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Irene Gull

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December 19, 1926 - April 22, 2021

On Earth Day, April 22, 2021, from Westhills Village in Rapid City, Irene Gull joined her husband, Albert, in heaven. Born December 19, 1926 at her grandmother’s Hot Springs home, her parents were Theodore...

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Ira Michael Bourland

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May 28, 1947 - April 13, 2021

Ira Michael Bourland passed away at 73 years old, on April 13, 2021, at the Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Hot Springs, S.D.

Michael was born May 28, 1947 in Chicago, Illinois. He moved to Hot Springs in...

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Harry J. Paad

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August 19, 1942 - April 14, 2021 

Harry J. Paad, 78, passed away April 14, 2021 in Hot Springs, S.D.

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Mary Ruth Anderson

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July 19, 1929 - April 11, 2021

Mary Ruth Anderson, 91, longtime Hot Springs and Buffalo Gap resident, passed away Sunday, April 11, 2021, at Avantara Mountain View nursing home in Rapid City.

Mary was born July 19, 1929 in Hot Springs, the...

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Dennis Allen Kazmer

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November 5, 1948 - April 8, 2021

Dennis Allen Kazmer, 72, of Oral, S.D., passed away April 8, 2021, at Monument  Health Hospital in Rapid City, S.D.

Dennis was born November 5, 1948 in the Sister’s Hospital in Hot Springs to Wayne and...

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