Betty A. Novak 69 of Pierre passed away from ovarian cancer on August 27, 2019, at Avantara (formerly Golden Living Center) in Pierre.

Laurel Chattick, 88, formerly of Onida, passed away at her home in Weslaco, TX, on Saturday, August 10, 2019.

Grace Angeline Todd was born on July 31, 1928 in Flandreau, South Dakota, to Harry and Henrietta (Schoof) Ruckle. She joined a family of three brothers: Robert, Calvin and Maurice, all deceased. Her first 14 years were spent in Flandreau, SD. In 1942, her family moved to Onida to the Ruckle …

Funeral homes often submit obituaries as a service to the families they are assisting. However, we will be happy to accept obituaries from family members pending proper verification of the death.

Cleo Faye Martin died July 21, 2019 at Rapid City Regional Hospital. Services were held on Friday, July 26, at Black Hills National Cemetery. 

Lyle W. Ebert, 93, of Onida, passed away July 20, 2019 in Pierre.   Visitation will be held 5:00 – 7:00pm Wednesday, July 24, 2019 at Feigum Funeral Home.  Funeral Services will begin at 11:00am Thursday, July 25, 2019 at Onida Presbyterian Church with interment following at the Onida Cemetery.

Funeral services were held For Bonita Reynolds on Saturday, June 22, 2019 at Remnant Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints in Sperry, OK. She died June 18th.

Michael James Youngberg, 45, of Pierre, SD, died Monday, July 1st 2019 at Avera Maryhouse in Pierre. A celebration of life gathering will be on Friday, July 5th from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m., with a Prayer Service beginning at 7:00 p.m. at Isburg Funeral Chapel in Pierre. Memorial services will be …

Michael James Youngberg, 45, of Pierre, SD, died Monday, July 1st 2019 at Avera Maryhouse in Pierre. A celebration of life gathering will be on Friday, July 5th from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m., with a Prayer Service beginning at 7:00 p.m. at Isburg Funeral Chapel in Pierre. Memorial services will be …

Janet Rae (Morford) Rivenes, 75, of Onida, died on June 26, 2019 after a long battle with COPD. Public visitation will be held from 5:00-7:00 p.m., Sunday, July 7, at Feigum Funeral Home followed by a prayer service beginning at 7:00 p.m. A private family service and burial will be held with…

Elizabeth M. Larson of Fort Pierre SD passed away peacefully on Monday June 24, 2019.

William D. Spears of Pierre recently died after a long battle with old age. He was 91.

Dorothy Thompson, 88, Sioux Falls, died Saturday, May 25, 2019, at the Southridge Care Center in Sioux Falls.

Helen King, 79 of Blunt, passed away June 3, 2019 at Highmore, SD. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, June 6, at the First United Methodist Church of Pierre with interment following at Pleasant Hill Cemetery in Blunt. Visitation will be held Wednesday, June 5, 5:00-7:00…

Thelma Rose Norris Hepper, long time resident of Potter County, passed away on Thursday, May 30, 2019 at Avera St. Luke’s Hospital in Aberdeen, SD, after a short illness. It was her intention to set a new Norris record for longevity by exceeding her Uncle Cliff Norris’s record of 92 years an…

Gerald W. “Jerry” Frost, 78, of Gettysburg, passed peacefully on Sunday, May 26, 2019 surrounded by his family after a lengthy illness in Gettysburg, South Dakota.

Dorothy Thompson, 88, of Sioux Falls, passed away Saturday May 25th. Funeral services will be held at the Onida United Methodist Church beginning at 3:00 p.m. on Friday May 31st. Interment will follow at the Onida Cemetery.

Dean Nelson of Onida, passed away May 14, 2019 in Sioux Falls.

Harold "Pat" Glodt, 95, of Gettysburg, passed away Saturday, May 11, 2019 at his home, with his family at his side.

Gordon Tople, 80, of Onida, SD passed away May 11, 2019 in Pierre, South Dakota. Memorial services will be 11:00 a.m. Friday, May 17, 2019 at Onida Methodist Church. Inurnment will follow at the Onida Cemetery.

Virgil Mercer, 83, of Blunt, passed away May 9, 2019. Graveside Services will be held at 11:00am, Tuesday, May 14, 2019 at Pleasant Hill Cemetery in Blunt.

Leo Feldhaus, age 94, of Howard, SD, died Thursday, May 2, 2019, at his home surrounded by his wife, Leona, and family members. A Mass of Christian Burial was held, Monday, May 6, at St. Agatha Catholic Church in Howard. Burial followed at St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery.

Edward W. Carr, 86, of Agar, passed away Friday, May 3, 2019, at the Southridge Nursing Home, Sioux Falls.

Alexia “Lexie” Sack, 74, of Fort Pierre, passed away May 1, 2019. Visitation will be held 10:00-11:00am, Wednesday, May 8, 2019 at St. John’s Catholic Church. Mass of Christian Burial will follow beginning at 11:00am, Wednesday, May 8, 2019 at St. John’s Catholic Church. Inurnment will take …

Elizabeth Smith, 80, of Highmore, passed away Saturday, April 27, 2019 at the Highmore Health in Highmore, surrounded by loving family and friends.

Ruth Ann Johnson, 85, of Pierre passed away Saturday, April 20, 2019 at Mary House after a brief illness. Visitation will held 5:00-7:00pm, Tuesday, April 23, 2019 at the Pierre First United Methodist Church, concluding with an Eastern Star and Prayer Service at 7:00pm. Funeral Service will …

Funeral Mass for Etta Mae Pascoe of Highmore was held April 6 at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Highmore. Father Paul Josten officiated and burial was at St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery at Highmore.

Bonnie L. Aasby, 77, of Ft. Pierre, passed away April 12, 2019 at Sanford Healthcare in Sioux Falls. Funeral services were Wednesday, April 17, at Resurrection Lutheran Church in Pierre. Interment will take place at Scotty Philip Cemetery in Fort Pierre.

Larry Bickford Adel, 96, formerly of Delmont, died at Armour Care and Rehabilitation Center in Armour on Monday, April 8, 2019 at the age of 96.

Helen L. Paxton, 82, of Onida, passed away April 11, 2019.  Visitation will be held 10:00-11:00 a.m., Saturday, April 20, 2019 at Onida First United Methodist Church with funeral services beginning at 11:00 a.m.  Interment will follow at the Onida Cemetery.

Marzella Hofer Kight of Birmingham, AL met Jesus on Feb. 25, 2019. Born Dec. 2, 1935 to Joseph and Elizabeth Hofer in Onida, SD. She served in the Army and attended N.W. Bible College. She loved like Jesus, worked hard, and had integrity. She is survived by daughters Romona Johnston and Vale…

Douglas R. Hageman, 79, of Fargo, ND, formerly of Highmore, passed away Monday, March 18, 2019 at Sanford Broadway Medical Center, Fargo, ND.

Norma Kay Schuh, 76, of Elk Point, SD formerly of Onida, died March 20, 2019 at Mercy Hospital in Sioux City, IA.

Helen Joan (Reynolds) Trumble, age 88 of Sioux Falls, formerly of Onida, passed away March 20, 2019, under the care of hospice at Good Samaritan Village in Sioux Falls. Family were at her side.

Randy Russell Curtis, 61 of Belle Fourche passed away unexpectedly March 14, 2019 at the Spearfish Regional Hospital.

Ramona (Mona) Jean Weischedel was born May 24th 1952 in Pierre, SD to Reuben and Agnes (Goosen) Niehoff. She attended school in Onida and graduated in 1970. After graduation Mona worked for the State of SD as a secretary. She met Jerry in 1 972 when he was home on leave from the Navy and the…

assed away on March 14, 2019 at Avera Hospital, Pierre SD. A visitation was held Tuesday, March 19, at Feigum Funeral Home, concluding with a Prayer Service.

Rollin LeRoy Barnes was born December 25, 1923, rural Harrold in Sully County, SD to Melvin and Carrie (Husted) Barnes and died March 14, 2019 at Avera Maryhouse, at the age 95 years, 2 months and 17 days. Memorial Service will be 2:00 p.m., Saturday, March 23, 2019, at First United Methodis…

Patricia Bonnichsen, 88, of Highmore, passed away Thursday, February 14, 2019 at the Highmore Health.

Duane Arlo Mercer passed away February 15, 2019 at Avera Maryhouse in Pierre surrounded by his family. Visitation will be from 6:00-7:00pm, Wednesday, February 20, 2019 at Feigum Funeral Home in Pierre, SD, concluding with a prayer service at 7:00pm. Funeral Services will be at 2:00 pm, Thur…

Elaine Wagner passed away Tuesday evening, February 12, 2019 after a 2½ year courageous battle against cancer that she fought with dignity, grace and strength. Elaine was born June 17, 1941, in Lebanon, South Dakota to Melvin and Dorothy (Breitkreutz) Merrill. She grew up in Lebanon and grad…

Charlie Miller, 63, of Onida, died February 11, 2019 at Avera McKennan Hospital in Sioux Falls, SD.  Visitation will be from 5:00-7:00pm, Friday, February15, 2019 at Onida United Methodist Church in Onida, concluding with a prayer service at 7:00pm. Funeral Services will be at 10:30am, Satur…

Funeral services for Lester Gosch, age 80 of Pierre, South Dakota and formerly of the Glenham area will be held on Friday, February 15, 2019, at 2:00 p.m. at Redeemer Evangelical Lutheran Church (WELS) in Pierre. The Rev. John Schwartz will officiate. A prayer service will be held on Thursda…

Shirley L. McClure, 81, of Agar, passed away Thursday, January 31, 2019 at her home in Agar.

Elizabeth (Byblow) Nelson died in her home on January 24, 2019, in Las Vegas, Nevada.  She was born on September 7, 1939, in Yorkton, Saskatchewan to Anna and Dmytro Byblow.  Elizabeth was educated in Canada and worked as a nurse prior to immigrating to the Onida area.  Elizabeth eventually …

Barbara Jean Bouchie died Friday, January 25, 2019 at her home in Mitchell, SD surrounded by her family. The family is holding a Celebration of Life in Barb’s honor, January 31, 2019 at 5:30 p.m. at The Lake House Restaurant in Mitchell, SD.

Jeff "Mabes" McDorman, 62, of Pierre, died Tuesday, January 22 at his home of natural causes. Memorial service was held Monday, January 28, at Lutheran Memorial Church with Inurnment at Riverside Cemetery.

Emma Mae (Magnusson) Lamb, 84, of Onida, SD left this earth on January 18, 2019, two months after receiving a diagnosis of Stage IV colon and liver cancer.Emma was born the eldest of 10 children to Lloyd and Ila (Sudlow) Magnusson in Lemmon, SD, on April 22, 1934. Their family moved several …

Gretha Bergeson, 89, of Pierre died Thursday, January 10, 2019 at St. Mary’s Hospital. Services were Tuesday, January 15th, at Lutheran Memorial Church with Pastor Craig Wexler officiating. Burial was at Riverside Cemetery.

Lyle George Chase, 81, of Sturgis, SD, and formerly of Onida, SD, passed away Sunday, January 6, 2019, at Avera St. Luke’s Hospital in Aberdeen.

Shortly after enjoying a televised Christmas choral presentation early on December 26, at their home in Piedmont, South Dakota, Jim Aplan ate a bowl of his favorite ice cream, then gently passed away in the loving arms of his wife and a grandson. He was 87.

Dallas Ann (Thompson) Hughart 73, of Apache Junction, Arizona, went to be with her Lord and Savior December 30, 2018. Dallas was born August 31, 1945, in Isabel, South Dakota, the daughter of Forest and Lola Thompson. After graduating in 1963 from high school in Selby, South Dakota, she atte…

Gabriel Gilkerson, 37, of Pierre, died Saturday, December 22 at Avera St. Mary’s Hospital. Memorial Service will be 2:00 p.m., Friday, December 28 at River Center Church