Lu Ann Gainey


June 1, 1958 - July 5, 2020

Lu Ann Gainey, 62, of Hot Springs, S.D. passed away at her residence on Sunday, July 5, 2020.

Lu Ann was born on June 1, 1958, to William Rufus and Lois Ann (August) Atkinson, III. She loved the water and swimming. Lu Ann enjoyed entering swimming competitions to excel her swimming skills.  

Lu Ann is survived by her husband, William Gainey of Hot Springs; son, Nicholas Dobratz of Rapid City; daughter, Jennifer (Tony) Frey of Lisbon, Iowa; brother, William “Chip” (Karon) Atkison of Denver Colo.; sisters, Lori Farha of Witchita, Kan.; Catherine August of Kansas City, Kan.; and five grandchildren.

Lu Ann is preceded in death by her parents and son, Nathaniel.

Arrangements have been placed in the care of Chamberlain McColley’s Funeral Home in Hot Springs. 

Fall River County Herald Star

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