Judith Lorraine Gallagher

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August 15, 1945 - January 21, 2024

Judith Lorraine Gallagher, 79, passed away on January 21, 2024, due to complications of COPD and an infection in the lungs. She was preceded in death by her husband, Wesley Gallagher; father, Mick Cuckler...

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Orval DeVere Elliott

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Orval DeVere Elliott 

May 26, 1934 - January 11., 2024

Orval DeVere Elliott, 89, was born on May 26, 1934 in Buffalo Gap, S.D., to Frank Orval Elliott and Ruth (Miller) Elliott. Orval passed away on January 11, 2024 in Arizona surrounded by...

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Alan Lowell Contryman

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1943 - January 13, 2024 

Alan Lowell Contryman, 80, of Buffalo Gap, S.D., died January 13, 2024 in Brighton, Colo.

Alan (Lowell) was born in Ogallala Neb. in 1943 to Dale More Contryman and Maurine Skinner.

Lowell went to Custer High...

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Calvin V. Donegon

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October 17, 1952 - December 29, 2023

Calvin Vance “Cal” Donegon, 71, passed away peacefully with his loving wife Annette by his side on December 29, 2023.

He was born in Hot Springs in the Black Hills of South Dakota on October 17, 1952, the son...

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Cindy (Hartman) Glasshoff

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October 25, 1952 - December 30, 2023

Cindy (Hartman) Glasshoff was born in Hot Springs, S.D., October 25, 1952 to parents Patrick and Laurine (Wasserburger) Hartman. She passed away on December 30, 2023 in Elkhorn, Neb.

Cindy grew up in Ardmore...

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Karleen Kay Kirchner

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March 4, 1937 - December 17, 2023

Karleen Kay Kirchner, was born to Frank and Amanda (Amundson) Kirchner on March 4, 1937 in Slayton Minn., and passed away December 17, 2023, at the age of 86. 

Karleen was Baptized in the Lutheran...

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Diane Marie Ikonen

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November 24, 1952 - December 22, 2023

Diane Marie Ikonen beloved wife of Robert “IKE” Ikonen passed away peacefully at home on December 22, 2023. Diane was born in California on November 24, 1952, the oldest of 4 children.  

Diane was...

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Alice Fay Weiss

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May 6, 1939 - December 3, 2023

Alice Fay Weiss, 84, a resident of the Phoenix, Arizona area, passed away on December 3, 2023. 

Alice was a beloved wife, sister, friend, daughter, mother and an amazing cook! Alice is survived by her...

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Charlene L. Lingo

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November 21, 1944 - December 12, 2023 

Charlene L. Lingo, 79, of Edgemont, S.D., passed away December 12, 2023 at Seven Sisters Living Center in Hot Springs, S.D. Charlene was born November 21, 1944, in Colorado to Charles and Norma...

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Diane D. Gross

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February 5, 1952 - December 7, 2023

Diane D. Gross, 71, of Hot Springs, S.D., passed away at her home on December 7, 2023, surrounded by her husband, Rich and son, Sean.

Diane was born on February 5, 1952, at Sampson Air Force Base in New...

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Roger Darrell Grundstrom

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February 25, 1935 - December 4, 2023 

Roger Darrell Grundstrom, 88, of Hot Springs, S.D., passed away on December 4, 2023 at Monument Health in Rapid City. 

Roger was born February 25, 1935, in St. Louis, Minn., to Henry Louis...

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Christopher Deane Hansen

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April 17, 1984 – November 16, 2023

Christopher D. Hansen was born April 17, 1984 to William D. Hansen and Marce Largent in Scottsdale, Arizona. He graduated from Marcos de Niza High School and the Conservatory of Recording Arts &amp...

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Shirley A. Ruhoff

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March 30, 1946 - December 5, 2023

Shirley A. Ruhoff, 77, of Hot Springs, S.D., passed away December 5, 2023, at Monument Health Hospital in Rapid City, S.D.

Shirley was born March 30, 1946, in Mobridge, S.D. to Armin and Margaret (Reiss)...

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Glenn E. Denton Jr.

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January 31, 1950 - November 25, 2023

Glenn E. Denton Jr., 73, passed away November 25, 2023.  Glenn was born January 31, 1950, to Glenn E. Denton and Joyce (McLatchy Leavitt) Denton. He attended Craven Creek School District 79 in a one...

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Nancy Cadwell

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Nancy Jane Cadwell 

November 25, 1937 - December 1, 2023

Nancy Jane Cadwell born November 25, 1937 to Seymour and Anna Snyder in Newcastle Wyoming. Nancy spent her childhood with her three brothers and one sister in Newcastle. One of her...

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