2019
F
Douglas Richard Freier, 63
, November 1, 1955 - December 30, 2018
M
Anna (Meyer) Mick, 88
, May 18, 1930 - January 3, 2019

2018
B
LeeRoy Andrew Bahmuller, 86,
December 2, 1931 - January 21, 2018
Bradley Wilmer Bialas, 55, October 5, 1963 - November 29, 2018
Lena Louise (Reimnitz) Bialas, 89, March 17, 1929 - March 17, 2018
Lenita Sophie (Fink) Bietz, 90, March 2, 1928 - November 17, 2018
Douglas Bigge, 53, September 11, 1964 - July 24, 2018
Theodore Henry Boddicker, February 3, 2017 - January 30, 2018
Patrick Raymond Bowar, 67,
March 17, 1950 - February 21, 2018
Deloris B. (Lindemann) Brunken, 87,
August 16, 1931 - September 17, 2018
Donald Ray Buchholz, 79,
July 11, 1938 - December 30, 2018
Ronald George Buehner, 85, February 25, 1933 - May 26, 2018
Arnold Carl Burmeister, 89, July 17, 1929 - October 6, 2018

D
Kenneth Donavon Dean, 87,
May 21, 1931 - June 20, 2018
LuCilla Lea Dewald, 95, March 18, 1923 - November 11, 2018

E
Arthur Edward Ehresmann, 81,
March 2, 1936 - January 8, 2018
Patricia Ann (Lehrkamp) Ensenbach, 69, April 3, 1948 - September 8, 2017
Donald Merton Erdman, 99, July 8, 1918 - June 22, 2018

F
Roland Richard Fink, 67,
December 13, 1950 - August 18, 2018
Neil Finck, 92, July 2, 1926 - October 12, 2018
Joy H. (Hafner) Fischer, 92
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January 1, 1926 - June 17, 2018
Dale Edward Fluegel, 87,
October 15, 1931 - October 19, 2018
Violet Mae (Schumacher) Freidel, 89,
January 2, 1929 - April 24, 2018
Maynard Leonard Friederich, 86,
January 16, 1932 - July 19, 2018
Norbert G. Fritza, 88, July 5, 1930 - October 29, 2018
Helene Erna (Laufer) Fuerniss, 95, March 26, 1923 - June 7, 2018
Clinton Lewis Fuerst, 91,
November 28, 1926 - January 21, 2018

G
Donald F. Garvis, 83,
June 26, 1935 - December 7, 2018
Dolores J. (Nolz) Gaub, 85,
September 16, 1933 - October 16, 2018
Walter H. Gerlach, 92
,
February 24, 1926 - August 20, 2018
Vern Victor Goehring, 90, October 25, 1927 - January 21, 2018
Marcia Kay (Nelson) Grajkowske, 65, November 13, 1952 - June 7, 2018
Renee Ann (Bormann) Greiner, 58, October 5, 1959 - August 11, 2018
Arthur Elmer Guericke, 87, August 4, 1930 - May 24, 2018
Charles Arthur Gukeisen, 83, May 18, 1934 - March 2, 2018
John Guthmiller, Jr., 90, February 3, 1928 - February 6, 2018

H
Marvin Haase, 89, March 22, 1929 - May 11, 2018
Raymond Hauck, 91,
October 18, 1926 - February 23, 2018
Wilma Agnes (Weidenbach) Hauck, 86,
April 10, 1932 - August 8, 2018
Gerard Emmanuel Hehn, 92,
September 4, 1925 - January 23, 2018
Adeline (Mayer) Heisinger, 90, October 11, 1927 - February 27, 2018
Catherine Marie Heisinger, 56, August 12, 1961 - July 5, 2018
Elenora Anna (Gau) Herman, 83, May 28, 1935 - August 14, 2018
Delray Herr, 86, May 9, 1932 - October 25, 2018
Mary A. (Schoenfelder) Hohn, 83, February 2, 1935 - June 6, 2018

J
Doris Elizabeth (Bowar) Jaton, 83
, April 19, 1935 - April 19, 2018
Viola Mary (Koster) Jenks, 99,
October 8, 1918 - February 20, 2018

K
Kathy Kayser, 55,
October 3, 1963 - October 19, 2018
Darrold Valentine Keiper, 88,
June 19, 1929 - February 4, 2018
Helen J. (Heisinger) Kennedy, 87, May 6, 1931 - July 26, 2018
James Kocmick, 82, April 6, 1936 - April 10, 2018
Leo William Konstanz, 99, November 23, 1918 - February 22, 2018
Janet L. (Bitterman) Kraft, 67, November 30, 1950 - June 20, 2018
Ronald A. Krueger, 83, October 18, 1934 - February 28, 2018
Anthony Joseph Kummer, 89, August 8, 1928 - August 4, 2018

L
Evelyn Marie (Hohn) Lang, 98,
September 19, 1919 - September 17, 2018
John LaSella, 57
, May 18, 1961 - September 12, 2018
Donna Ruth Laverentz, 85,
September 3, 1932 - March 14, 2018
Eva (Adams) Lingemann, 97
,
May 13, 1921 - August 30, 2018
Annette (Ziebart) Link, 101,
February 2, 1917 - February 20, 2018
LeeAnn Marcella (Weber) Long, 71,
November 26, 1946 - May 31, 2018
Gloria L. (Hohn) Loos, 95,
June 15, 1922 - January 27, 2018
Barbara (Loftus) Love, 70, September 13, 1948 - October 8, 2018

M
Elsie (Gemar) Magstadt, 92
, January 9, 1926 - December 15, 2018
Lorraine Edith (Kirchhevel) Matuska, 89
, May 25, 1929 - November 24, 2018
Richard Ruben Mikuska, 76
, Died May 13, 2016
Elliot Gerald Milbrandt, 11 months, August 19, 2017 - July 23, 2018
Margaret (Fink) Mueller, 96, October 17, 1921 - August 24, 2018

N
Anita Hilda (Geidel) Neugebauer, 96, April 22, 1922 - September 9, 2018

P
Dr. Ralph R. Palmer, 97, May 7, 1921 - November 23, 2018
Agnes Ann Pavlin, 83
,
May 3, 1935 - June 22, 2018
Evelyn Marie (Brown) Peters, 86
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March 25, 1931 - March 24, 2018
Dorothy Lucille (Thompson) Peterson, 99,
September 4, 1918 - February 21, 2018
Vilmer Pietz, 93
, February 14, 1924 - February 9, 2018
John Lewis Prien, Sr., 89, February 28, 1928 - January 30, 2018

Q
Donald Henry Quimby, 77, May 28, 1940 - April 26, 2018

R
Norbert Charles Roth, 89
, August 14, 1928 - July 11, 2018
Elizabeth 'Beth' Jean Runge, 32, June 18, 1986 - September 26, 2018

S
Frances Marie Schaefer, 90,
January 29, 1928 - March 28, 2018
Ione Norma (Nill) Schaefer, 93,
July 31, 1924 - January 20, 2018
Joyce M. (Schumacher) Schmoll, 88, May 9, 1929 - January 30, 2018
Dr. Eldon Gerald Schulz, 64, May 10, 1954 - June 2, 2018
John 'Jack' Schuver, 85, April 29, 1933 - November 20, 2018
Adeline E. (Moeller) Schweitzer, 94, November 5, 1923 - January 14, 2018
Dorothy (Fischer) Stahl, 82, November 24, 1935 - October 2, 2018
Edward Herman Stahl, 92, April 21, 1926 - July 26, 2018
Louise Hulda (Hins) Stegemann, 99, October 6, 1918 - January 31, 2018
Raymond James Stepka, 85, July 12, 1932 - June 4, 2018
Lucile Marie (Gukeisen) Stirling, 93, February 2, 1925 - March 6, 2018
Thomas Bryan Stirling, 67, December 6, 1950 - February 3, 2018
Larry Stoebner, 82, December 26, 1935 - March 6, 2018
Raymond E. Stoebner, 93, December 11, 1924 - May 8, 2018
Viola Stoebner, 93, February 7, 1925 - June 13, 2018

T
Adeline Elizabeth (Weber) Thuringer, 89,
August 11, 1928 - April 2, 2018
Mary Elizabeth (Fahy) Thuringer, 84, March 16, 1934 - August 16, 2018
Clarence H. Thury, 91, April 18, 1927 - November 7, 2018
Patrick James Thury, 70, June 8, 1947 - May 22, 2018
Shirley Ann (Wudel) Thury, 81
, September 16, 1936 - March 15, 2018
Irene E. (Mogck) Tiede, 86, July 31, 1931 - July 13, 2018
Ralph Patrick Tobin, 69, December 18, 1948 - June 15, 2018

U
Alton Gustave Uttecht, 75, January 18, 1943 - October 20, 2018

V
Adelheide Frances (Huether) Vogel, 88, November 26, 1929 - August 4, 2018

W
Esther Isabelle (Huenefeld) Wagner, 90, August 18, 1927 - May 20, 2018
Janice Marie (Dunford) Walker, 74
, February 17, 1944 - July 26, 2018
Jeanette Clara (Weber) Weiss, 83
, June 3, 1935 - June 5, 2018
Gordon Lee Walz, 53,
November 1, 1964 - April 11, 2018
Genevieve Dolores (Hughes) Wempe, 94, January 3, 1924 - March 27, 2018
Dennis Wayne Williams, 74, October 10, 1943 - April 8, 2108
Scott Steven Williams, 49, August 29, 1968 - May 30, 2018
Anita (Laber) Wisner, 78, February 27, 1940 - March 5, 2018
David H. Wudel, 66, November 9, 1951 - July 12, 2018

Z
Sister Noreen Zehnpfennig, OSF, 97
, August 29, 1921 - November 15, 2018













Elaine Alma (Jons) Kurtz, 83
July 21, 1935 - January 7, 2019
Services for Elaine Kurtz were held January 11 at Hope Lutheran Church, Delmont, with the Reverend Barry Nelson officiating. Music was provided by Becky Hotchkiss, organist. Casketbearers were Andrew Hanson, Matthew Smit, Drew Kurtz, Michael Konrad, Greg Kurtz and Keith Jons. Interment was held at the Hope Lutheran Cemetery, Delmont. Arrangements were by Koehn Bros. Funeral Home, Parkston.
Elaine Alma Kurtz was born July 21, 1935, to Arthur and Alma (Vetter) Jons in Spencer, Nebraska. She attended country school for a couple of years before transferring into Bonesteel, where she graduated from Bonesteel High School in 1953. She attended Southern State Teachers College in Springfield, where she obtained her teaching certificate. She taught in a country school near Bonesteel for two years before moving to Mitchell, where she worked as a waitress. She married Robert Kurtz September 5, 1957, in Bonesteel. They made their home in Delmont where she worked at Agland Co-op.
She died Monday, January 7, at Avera Brady Health and Rehab in Mitchell at the age of 83.
She is survived by her husband, Robert, Delmont; three children, Susan (Greg Lengkeek) Kurtz, Sioux Falls, Bob (Michelle) Kurtz, Delmont, and Cheryl Smit, Visalia, California; seven grandchildren, Andrew (Liza Kurtz) Hanson, Angela (Michael) Konrad, Alicia Hanson, Devin Kurtz, Drew Kurtz, Matthew Smit and Kristen Smit; two great-granddaughters, Lauren Hanson and Cora Konrad; a brother, Malvern (Alice) Jons, Bonesteel; and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; a daughter, Robyn Hanson; and two brothers, Delmer and Harley Jons.

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Martha (Fink) Will, 91

September 3, 1927 - January 6, 2019
Services for Martha Will were held January 10 at Hope Lutheran Church, Delmont, with the Reverend Barry Nelson officiating. Music was provided by Becky Hotchkiss, organist. Casketbearers were Angie Stiens, Dustin Will, Eric Harrington, Joe Harrington, Annie Will, Wesley Will and April Will. Interment was held at the Hope Lutheran Cemetery, Delmont. Arrangements were by Koehn Bros. Funeral Home, Parkston.
Martha Fink Will was born September 3, 1927, to Adam and Mrytle (Schoeder) Fink. Martha and her twin sister, Margaret, were baptized September 6, 1927. They were confirmed at the rural Emmanuel Lutheran Church near Delmont. She was united in marriage to Oscar Will February 6, 1949. They lived on a farm southwest of Delmont until Oscar's death in 2000. She worked at the Armour Nursing Home for 18 years. After retiring, the couple were janitors at Hope Lutheran Church and at Delmont Public School. She was a lifelong member of Hope Lutheran Church where she taught Sunday School for many years.
She died Sunday, January 6, at the Good Samaritan Society, Wagner, at the age of 91.
She is survived by her children, Clark (Sonia) Will, Parkston, Kristie (Kevin) Harrington, Burlington, North Carolina, Steven (Kim) Will, Minneapolis, Minnesota, and Michael (Barb) Will, Delmont; seven grandchildren, Angie (Travis) Stiens, Dustin (Jen) Will, Eric Harrington, Joe Harrington, Annie Will, Wesley Will and April Will; five great-grandchildren, Gavin and Sophia Stiens and Miles, Grayson and Elise Will; a brother, Milton (Maxine) Fink, Nevada; a sister, Marlene Menuey, Lincoln, Nebraska; and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her birth mother and later her father and his second wife, Anna Brost Fink; husband, Oscar; twin sister, Margaret Beehler; sister, Helen Herrboldt; and three brothers-in-law, Donald Beehler, Robert Herrboldt and Rex Menuey.

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Carol Lee (Laber) Boehmer, 66

August 4, 1952 - January 7, 2019
A Funeral Mass for Carol Boehmer was held January 11 at St. Michael Catholic Church, Sioux Falls. Miller Funeral Homes in Sioux Falls was in charge of the arrangements.
Carol Lee Laber was born August 4, 1952, in Polo, Missouri, to Alfred and Maxine (Kurtenbach) Laber. She graduated from high school at Tabor in 1970. She was united in marriage to Lester Boehmer June 6, 1970. The couple lived in a number of South Dakota communities including Mitchell, Timber Lake and Redfield where she worked as a library clerk with the school system. In 1985, the family moved to Sioux Falls. She was a volunteer at St. Michael Parish with the lunch committee, as well as numerous others church functions.
She died Monday, January 7, at Sanford Ava's House in Sioux Falls at the age of 66.
She is survived by her husband, Les, Sioux Falls; daughters, Pamela Boehmer (Tom Peterson), Sioux Falls, Stacy Boehmer (Jeff Harer), Cambridge, Minnesota, and Vicki (John) Muchow, Sioux Falls; grandchildren, Torrie, Paige, Lane, Makayla, Jacob and Kota; brother, Pete (Nancy) Laber, Piedmont; and sister, Lois Borszich, Grapevine, Texas.

 





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