Terrance Red Bear, 61, of Bear Creek passed away Thursday, May 5, 2016 at the I.H.S. Hospital, Eagle Butte. Funeral services were held May 17, 2016 at St. John’s Episcopal Church, Eagle Butte, with Mother Margaret Watson presiding. Burial was in the Black Hills National Cemetery, Sturgis.
Betty Boik of Puyallup, WA, passed away April 7, 2016. She was born August 27, 1927 in Isabel to Nick and Minnie Schmitz, and joined brothers Robert and Henry. The family moved to Maple Lake, MN, where she developed secretarial expertise which carried her throughout her professional career. This was interrupted only by her top priority of raising her family.
Annie H. Vermillion, 90, passed away Sunday, May 15, 2016 at Mobridge Regional Hospital. No services are planned at this time. Annie Hermine Frank was born May 12, 1926 to Martin and Emma (Makes Trouble) Frank at their home near Firesteel. She was delivered by her Grandmother Annie Makes Trouble and named after her.
Thomas Joseph Traeger was born in 1936 one month after his parents moved with Tom’s eight siblings from Timber Lake to Oregon. After growing up in Mt. Angel, OR, he attended college at St. Martin’s University, earning a degree in Industrial Relations. He later completed a master’s degree in Education Administration from Seattle University. Tom taught and held various roles in the Shoreline School District for 30 years, where his last position was Assistant Superintendent.
Ivan R. Bruguier of Eagle Butte, passed away on Wednesday, April 27, 2016 at I.H.S. Hospital in Eagle Butte. Funeral services were held Thursday, May 5, 2016 at St. John’s Episcopal Church in Eagle Butte with Mother Margaret Watson presiding. Lakota services were conducted by Richard Moves Camp. Burial followed in the Black Hills National Cemetery at Sturgis.
Brittany Cheryl Holzer, 21, of Aberdeen passed away on Sunday, May 8, 2016. Mass of Christian burial for Brittany was Thursday, May 12, 2016, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Aberdeen, with Father Mark Lichter officiating and several priests of the Sioux Falls Diocese con-celebrating. Burial was at Sacred Heart Cemetery. To read more, please log in or subscribe to the digital edition.http://etypeservices.com/Timber%20Lake%20TopicID443/default.aspx
Funeral services for Chester “Chet” Mraz, 89, of Dupree were held Saturday, May 7, 2016 at the Pioneer Hall in Dupree. Burial was in the Dupree City Cemetery under the direction of Kesling Funeral Home of Mobridge. Chet passed away Thursday, April 28, 2016 at the Belle Fourche Nursing Home.
Kristy Eulberg, 42, of Dupree died Thursday, April 28, 2016 at her home. A memorial service was held Thursday, May 5 at Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church in Pierre with inurnment at Calvary Cemetery in Pierre. Arrangements were in the care of Isburg Funeral Chapel. Kristy Lynn Donovan was born May 4, 1973 to Patrick and Yvonne (McLellan) Donovan in Pierre. One of four children, Kristy grew up in Dupree and graduated from Dupree High School in 1991.
Violet Herren, 89, of New Underwood passed away peacefully on May 2, 2016 at the Good Samaritan Nursing Home in New Underwood. Funeral services were held Friday, May 6, 2016 at the United Church of Christ in Dupree. Burial followed at the Dupree Cemetery. A memorial has been established to the Good Samaritan Activities Department in New Underwood.
A celebration of Life for Glade B. Deckert, 75, of Mobridge was held Monday, May 9, 2016 at Kesling Funeral Home Chapel in Mobridge. Inurnment was Tuesday, May 10, 2016 at Black Hills National Cemetery under the direction of Kesling Funeral Home with military honors provided by American Legion Post #4 of Mobridge. Glade passed away Thursday, May 5, 2016 in Mobridge.