Alan Merl Fowler

  • Category: Obituaries

April 17, 1937 - March 7, 2019 

Alan Merl Fowler, age 81, passed away at his home in Hot Springs on March 7, 2019.

Alan was born on April 17, 1937, in Elbow Lake, Minn. to Merl and Beulah (Smith) Fowler. He proudly served in the United States...

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Joan Sheets

  • Category: Obituaries

May 10, 1947 - February 26, 2019 

Joan Sheets, 71, of Hot Springs, passed away on February 26, 2019, at Rapid City Regional Hospital in Rapid City.

Joan was born May 10, 1947, to Burton and Grace (Broyles) Case in Hot Springs.

oan is...

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Zachary David Zuege

  • Category: Obituaries

June 6, 1989 - February 15, 2019 

Zachary David Zuege, 29, died peacefully in his sleep on February 15, 2019, in Rapid City. He has joined his Mom and Dad, Jeannie and Alfred Zuege, whom he loves with all his heart, in Heaven.

Born to Kim...

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Audrey Shaw

  • Category: Obituaries

April 2, 1931 - February 28, 2019

Audrey Shaw, 87, of Oelrichs, passed away on February 28, 2019, at Pioneer Manor in Hay Springs, Neb.

Audrey was born April 2, 1931, to Glen and Vivian (Mohler) Fugier in rural Buffalo Gap. She attended country...

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Holly Gunstream Brown

  • Category: Obituaries

December 16, 1961 - February 24, 2019

Holly Gunstream Brown, 57, of Magnolia, Texas, passed away on February 24, 2019, after a long and courageous battle of breast cancer. For 4 ½ years, she daily worked on her body to defeat the Stage 4 cancer...

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Theresa Dunsmore

  • Category: Obituaries

December 9, 1930 - January 11, 2019

Theresa Dunsmore, 88, formerly of Edgemont, passed away January 11, 2019 at Country Manor Nursing Home in Sartell, Minn. She was born December 9, 1930 to August and Edith (Sweeny) Daum in Edgemont. She attended...

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Clayton Peters

  • Category: Obituaries

September 28, 1934 - February 18, 2019

Clayton Peters passed away on February 18, 2019, at Custer Regional Senior Care Center in Custer. He was 84 years old. Clayton was born on September 28, 1934, in Hot Springs, to William E. and Lizzie Peters...

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Richard Leland Francis

  • Category: Obituaries

1935 - February 19, 2019 

A much-loved Sandhills cowboy, Richard Leland Francis, passed away on February 19, 2019 at Weston County Health Services, after a lengthy illness.  Born in 1935 in south/central Nebraska, Richard grew up...

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Joseph C. Dunham

  • Category: Obituaries

January 15, 2019

Joseph C. Dunham, 61, of Edgemont, lost his battle with skin cancer on January 15, 2019. 

Joe was born in Virginia and was raised in Noxen, Pa. He eventually moved to Edgemont several years ago.

Joe was an avid hunter...

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Helen M. Field

  • Category: Obituaries

March 21, 1924 - February 17, 2019

Helen M. Field, 94, of Hot Springs, died Sunday, February 17, 2019, at the Michael J. Fitzmaurice Veterans Home in Hot Springs.

Helen was born March 21, 1924, to John and Sadie York in Parker. She attended school...

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Nellie Kratzer

  • Category: Obituaries

April 13, 1917 - February 11, 2019

Nellie Kratzer passed with peace and grace on February 11, 2019, just short of her 102nd birthday, with her family by her side.

Nellie was born in Edgemont on April 13, 1917, the only daughter of Fred and Daisy...

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Gerald L. Krutsch

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Gerald L. Krutsch

October 28, 1923 - December 26, 2018 

Gerald Krutsch, 95, passed away in his home in Colorado on December 26, 2018. 

Gerald was born October 28, 1923 in Stickney, S.D. to John Paul and Bertha (Grebe) Krutsch.


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Avery Faith Whitehead

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Avery Faith Whitehead

January 7, 2019

Avery Faith Whitehead was brought home to God on Sunday, January 7, 2019. She lived an extremely happy and loved life. She was the happiest, most loving little girl and always had the biggest smile on her...

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Sheldon Mathew Walgren

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Sheldon Mathew Walgren

July 10, 1948 - January 4, 2019 

Sheldon Mathew Walgren, 70, passed away at his home in Hot Springs, on January 4, 2019.

Sheldon was born on July 10, 1948, in Rushville, Neb., to Fredrick M. and Pauline (Eckerle)...

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Busch, Alesha

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Alesha Mary (Bailey) Busch 

April 12, 1985 - November 19, 2018

Alesha Mary (Bailey) Busch, of Hot Springs, passed with peace and grace on November 19, 2018, at Rapid City Regional Hospital in Rapid City, with her family and friends at her...

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