The funeral service for Glenn Marshall, 79, of Timber Lake will be Thursday, April 28, 2016 at United Parish Church in Timber Lake. Burial will be in the Timber Lake Cemetery under the direction of Kesling Funeral Home of Mobridge. Glenn passed away on Saturday, April 23, 2016 at the Mobridge Regional Hospital.
Funeral services for Eugene Miller, 81, of Isabel were Wednesday, April 27, 2016 at the Isabel Community Building. Burial was at the Hillview Cemetery in Isabel under the direction of the Kesling Funeral Home of Mobridge. Eugene passed away on Friday, April 22, 2016 at his home in Isabel.
In August 2009, the family of Arthur “Bluie” Jewett was told that DNA testing had identified remains found in Korea as those of the NCO from the 7th Infantry Division and 59 years of uncertainty for the Jewett family ended. The story now continues. In March, 2016 Julie (Jewett) Marshall, one of two siblings remaining, was contacted by an Army casualty assistance officer that more of Bluie’s remains had been recently identified through further DNA testing.
Ronald Maurice Jaeger, 72, of Rocklin, CA passed away April 18, 2016. Ron was born on January 6, 1944 in Timber Lake to Valentine and Mathel (Springer) Jaeger. He attended Sacred Heart High School in Miles City, MT and Eastern Montana College in Billings, MT, where he graduated with a Bachelor's Degree. He also held a Master's Degree in Education from Arizona State University in Tempe. Ron had a 34-year career with the Bureau of Indian Affairs. He taught on the Navajo Reservation in Rock Point, AZ; was appointed Education Program Specialist in Aberdeen, then promoted to Education Program Administrator for the Papago Reservation in Tucson, AZ.
Carol Ann Thompson, 79, of White Horse passed away Saturday, April 23. 2016 at the I.H.S. Hospital in Eagle Butte. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. MT, Saturday, April 30, 2016 at Emmanuel Episcopal Church at White Horse with Pastor Margaret Watson presiding. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
Gladys Brown, 89, died March 8, 2016 in Vancouver, WA. She was laid to rest at Willamette National Cemetery. A memorial service will be held this summer. Gladys Irene Hegre was born in Milwaukee, WI to Severin and Irene Hegre on May 2, 1926. Her family moved to South Dakota where Gladys graduated from Dupree High School. She married Fred Brown in 1947. Gladys is survived by her daughters, Jill (Mike) Brown and Ginny (Ed) Lippert; a son, David (DeAnn) Brown; a brother, Roger Hegre of Timber Lake; a sister, Carol Stumpf; nine grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren, and nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, Fred Brown; a son, Bob Brown; her parents; and a brother, Daryl Hegre. (Roger Hegre’s address is Box 132, Timber Lake, SD 57656.)
Marie Rose (Demery) LeBeau entered the spirit world on April 8, 2016, at the Golden Living Center in Pierre. No services will be held. Marie was born December 4, 1931 at Fort Yates, ND to Fred and Annie (Vermillion) Demery.
Funeral services for Dora Lee Gaaskjolen, 90, of Meadow were held on Saturday, April 2, 2016 at the New Hope Worship Center in Lemmon with Florence Hoff officiating. Burial was in the Greenhill Cemetery at Lemmon. Dora Lee was born July 3, 1925 to James and Wyona Shockley, the oldest of five children. Her first years of life were spent in the Thunder Butte area. Dora Lee attended the Beehive School. They then moved to the Hunt place near Meadow. Dora Lee attended Grand Central School and graduated from Lemmon High School.
Funeral services for Martin Frank Jr., 87, of Timber Lake were Saturday, April 2, 2016 at Kesling Funeral Home in Mobridge. Burial was at the Holy Spirit Chapel Cemetery (Old Stone Church). Martin passed away Wednesday, March 23, 2016 at the Golden Living Center in Mobridge.