Lorna Rochelle “Shelly” Ducheneaux (Wicahpi Zi Win), 70, entered the Spirit World at her home in Forest City on Sunday, November 8, 2015. She passed peacefully surrounded by her family. During her yearlong battle with cancer, she showed the strength and poise for which she was known. Funeral services were held Saturday, November 14, 2015 at Tiospaye Topa School Gym at LaPlant with Les Ducheneaux presiding. Burial was in the Mossman Cemetery near Ridgeview.
John and DeEtte LaRene Butler Caswell welcomed their first daughter, Luella Christine, on February 7, 1924 in Timber Lake. Luella grew up in Timber Lake, attended St. Joseph Catholic School and graduated from Timber Lake High School in 1942. Luella died peacefully at her home in Portland, OR on October 30, 2015. Fr. Rick Paperini officiated at funeral services at Peake’s Memorial Chapel in Milwaukie, OR on November 3, 2015. Interment was at Willamette National Cemetery, Portland.
July 25, 1954 – October 24, 2015
Sharon Marie (Holzer) Tucker, 61, lost her battle against cancer on Saturday, October 24, 2015 at her home in Federal Way, WA. She was born July 25, 1954 in Mobridge to Lois (Coyle) and Michael Holzer. She grew up in Timber Lake, graduated from Timber Lake High School in 1973, attended college in Aberdeen, and moved to Seattle, WA in 1976.
November 25, 1943 — November 8 , 2015
Funeral services for David “Butch” Thompson, 71, of Timber Lake will be at 11 a.m. MT on Friday, Nov. 13, 2015 at the Timber Lake Community Center. Burial will be in St. Mary’s Episcopal Cemetery at Promise under the direction of Kesling Funeral Home of Mobridge. Visitation will be Thursday, Nov. 12, 2015 from 4 to 7 p.m. with a prayer service at 7 p.m. at the funeral home. To view more please log in or subscribe to the digital edition
Mass of Christian Burial for Bernice L. Kari, 74, of Bison will be held on Thursday, November 12, 2015 at the Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church in Bison with Fr. Tony Grossenburg and Fr. Arnold Kari officiating. Burial will be in Bison. Bernice passed away on Wednesday, November 4, 2015 at St. Alexius Medical Center in Bismarck, ND.
Funeral services for Leland “Lee” Wilson Logg, 39, of Eagle Butte were held Tuesday, November 10, 2015 at the Old Agency Building in Eagle Butte. Burial was in LaPlante under the direction of Kesling Funeral Home of Mobridge. Lee was found dead on Saturday, October 31, 2015 near Eagle Butte.
Lorna Rochelle Ducheneaux, 70, of rural Gettysburg passed away Sunday, November 8, 2015 at her home surrounded by her family. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. CT on Saturday, November 14, 2015 at Tiospaye Topa School Gym in LaPlant with Les Ducheneaux presiding. A wake service will be at 7 p.m. CT on Friday, November 13, 2015 at the school with an all-night wake to follow at the Ducheneaux Family Chapel. Burial will take place in the Mossman Cemetery at Ridgeview. Luce Funeral Chapel of Eagle Butte has been entrusted with Rochelle’s arrangements.
May 31, 1919 – October 24, 2015
Esther Lily Haefner Bishop passed away peacefully at the age of 96 on October 24, 2015. Esther was born on May 31, 1919 to Christian and Katharina Haefner in Selby. Her mother died when she was 3, leaving 8 children. Her father remarried and had 4 more children.
December 16, 1995 – October 20, 2015
East LeRoy Robert Lee, 19, of Bear Creek passed away October 20, 2015 at the age of 19 at Brueschke Lake near Eagle Butte. Funeral services were held Friday, October 30, 2015 at the Cheyenne- Eagle Butte School Auditorium, with Sister Addie Morris presiding. Burial was in the Dog Eagle Family Cemetery at Bear Creek.