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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Enid E. Theisen

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October 17, 1926 - March 31, 2021 

Enid E. Theisen, 94, of Hot Springs, S.D., passed away March 31, 2021, at Seven Sisters Living Center in Hot Springs.

Enid was born October 17, 1926, to John and Bertha (Rush) Thompson in Jackson...

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Virginia Alice Anderson

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Services for Virginia Alice Anderson of Oral, will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, April 17 at the United Churches in Hot Springs.

Calvin (Cal) L. Dahl

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November 20, 1958 - March 19, 2021

Calvin (Cal) L. Dahl, 62, passed away March 19, 2021. Cal was born November 20, 1958 in Hot Springs, S.D. to Jerald and Gerry (Seder) Dahl. He graduated from Hot Springs High School in 1977. 


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Lillian Joan Beninati

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February 16, 1952 - March 24, 2021

Lillian Joan Beninati, 69, passed away on March 24, 2021, after a long tough battle with cancer.

Lillian was born on February 16, 1952, to James and Marie Piano. She was born and raised in Rockville...

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Betty Gow Hood

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August 8, 1920 - February 27, 2021

Betty was born on August 8, 1920, in Edgemont, S.D., to Arthur David Gow from Dent Minn. and Effie May Parkin Gow from Hemmingford, Neb. 

Betty graduated as a Medical Technologist from the University...

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Ruby Ione Slater

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March 24, 1919 - March 8, 2021

Ruby Ione Slater, 101, passed away March 8, 2021 in Green Valley, Arizona. She was born on a farm near Tunnel City, Wisconsin on March 24, 1919, the daughter of Harry and Anna (Schroeder) Boyd.

Her early...

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