Larry Stanek, 55, of Bemidji, MN died Wednesday, April 15, 2015 at his home surrounded by family and friends after a long and arduous battle with cancer. Funeral services were held Monday, April 20, 2015 at St. Philip’s Catholic Church with Fr. Don Braukmann officiating. Olson-Schwartz Funeral Home of Bemidji was in charge of the arrangements. Larry Dean Stanek was born November 15, 1959 in Mobridge to Theodore and Victoria (Bourget) Stanek of Timber Lake. He graduated from Timber Lake High School in 1978. On June 8, 1982 he married Karen Frederick at South Heart, ND.
The funeral service for KC Baine Longbrake, 24, of Eagle Butte was held Saturday, April 18, 2015 at the Cheyenne-Eagle Butte High School Auditorium. Burial was at the Longbrake Ranch near Abear Creek under the direction of Kesling Funeral Home of Mobridge. KC passed away on Saturday, April 11, 2015. Kevin Charles Baine “KC” Longbrake was born January 28, 1991 in Eagle Butte to Delbert and Mona (Marcelle) Longbrake. He was raised at the Nordvold Ranch on Abear Creek, south of Eagle Butte, with his sister, Ann’D, and brothers Weston, Jake and Kel. KC’s childhood was all about being a cowboy and living the western lifestyle. He was horseback every chance he got and loved helping his dad with the cattle and anything else that needed to be done on the ranch. On February 4, 1999, at the age of 8, he was diagnosed with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia. He took chemotherapy and radiation treatments for nearly 4 years.
Memorial services for Bentley James Bahr, 21 months old, of Black Hawk, were held Saturday, April 18, 2015 at Calvary Baptist Church in Aberdeen, with Pastors Enno Limvere and Randy Battey officiating. Burial was at Sunset Memorial Gardens in Aberdeen. Bentley died Saturday, April 11, 2015 at Rapid City Regional Hospital. Bentley James Bahr was born on July 8, 2013 at Aberdeen to Ashley Jean Bahr and Taylor Robert Bailly. He loved playing with his toys, especially with balls, he also enjoyed four wheelers, dirt bikes and reading books. He was a very content, happy and lovable little boy. He loved hugging and giving kisses, especially to his cousin Sadie. He will be greatly missed by his parents, grandparents and all those who loved him.
Kevin Charles Longbrake, 24, of Eagle Butte passed away on Saturday, April 11, 2015. He is the son of Delbert and Mona Longbrake of Eagle Butte. Services are pending with Kesling Funeral Home of Mobridge.
Graveside services for Emily Goins, 96, of Timber Lake will be Saturday, April 18, 2015 at 1 p.m.MT at the Timber Lake Cemetery. Kesling Funeral Home of Mobridge is in charge of arrangements. Emily died Sunday, April 12, 2015 at the Mobridge Regional Hospital in Mobridge.
Irene Labusewycz Martin, 68, of Waco, TX passed away March 19, 2015. A graveside service was held at Waco Memorial Park on Tuesday, March 24. OakCrest Funeral Home of Waco was in charge of arrangements. Irene graduated from Timber Lake High School in 1965. She is preceded in death by her parents, Mike and Anna Labusewycz.
Einar Denver “E.D.” Drageset, 82, of Isabel died March 18, 2015 at Hettinger, ND. Einar was born on April 25, 1932 in Dupree to Ole and Zella (Tidball) Drageset. He lived the majority of his life in Ziebach County west of Isabel. Einar married Dorothy Alyce Johnson on June 19, 1951 at Isabel. Einar was a life-long rancher/ farmer and enjoyed trapping, hunting,
fishing, traveling, flying, and spent many hours reading.
Funeral services for Eugene Schnabel, 84, of Isabel will be at 2 p.m. MT on Thursday, March 12, 2015 at Peace Lutheran Church in Isabel. Burial will be in the Hillview Cemetery under the direction ofKesling Funeral Home of Mobridge. Eugene passed away Friday, March 6, 2015 at Mobridge Regional Hospital.Eugene "Gene" Ivan Schnabel was born August 18, 1930 in Ashley, ND, the eldest son of Helmuth and Inez (Brinkman) Schnabel. After living in North Dakota fortwo years, the Schnabels moved to Isabel in 1932. They moved to the Firesteel area in 1934. Gene began grade school at the Liebelt Schooland later attended grade school in Firesteel. Gene was 11 years old when his next brother, Gerald, was born, and two years later another brother, Gary, joined the Schnabel family. In August 29, 1950 Gene marriedLucille Pladsen in Pierre. To this union one child, Leland Eugene, was born.