Obituaries

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06
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Mary (Quinn) Martian

Mary Irene (Quinn) Martian, 82, passed away May 8, 2019 at her home in La Mirada, CA surrounded by her children and loved ones.

She was born April 21, 1937 in Ossian, Iowa to Gordon and Ida (Brockamp) Quinn. Mary moved with her family to Harmony, MN, where they lived for five years. By 1944 her parents moved back to Timber Lake where she lived for all of her school years.

Mary met Edwin Martian during high school and they were married July 30, 1955. They remained in South Dakota until 1966 and during this time they had 5 of their 7 children. Mary and Ed moved to southern California where they lived and raised their family, having two more children.

Mary worked for over 30 years in office administration and had enjoyed retirement for more than 15 years.

Thu
30
May
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Lloyd Kjellsen

Funeral services for Lloyd Kjellsen, 85, of Timber Lake will be held at the United Parish Church in Timber Lake at 11:00 a.m. MT on June 8, 2019. On Friday, June 7 there will be a time of sharing at 6:00 p.m. at the church with a prayer service to follow at 7:00.

Lloyd Andrew Kjellsen was born February 10, 1934 on the family farm outside of Badger, one of 13 children born to Albeck and Marie (Pedersen) Kjellsen. He attended country schools until starting high school in Hetland, the year that school was closed. He participated in basketball and football and graduated from Lake Preston High School in 1952. After high school he served in the Army for two years and was stationed in New York City for 18 months. He went to all the baseball games he could, and by wearing his uniform, he went free of charge.

Thu
30
May
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Riley C. Knighton

Riley C. Knighton of Isabel, born October, 1948, passed away May 13, 2019 at St. Alexius Hospital in Bismarck, ND. He is survived by his life partner, Norma Fuller, a son, two daughters, and three sisters. A memorial remembrance dinner for friends and family will be held at the Senior Center in Isabel on June 5 at 2 p.m. His cremains will be taken back to Alaska and placed on the mountain top with a very dear friend overlooking Ptarmigan Lake Lodge, where he spent many years. His last hunt will last forever!

 

 

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Thu
23
May
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Lloyd Kjellsen

Lloyd A. Kjellsen, 85, of Timber Lake passed away Tuesday, May 21, 2019 at Mobridge Regional Hospital. 

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Thu
23
May
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Larry D. Barnica

Graveside services for Larry D. Barnica, 86, of Glad Valley were held on Saturday, May 18, 2019 at the Hillview Cemetery at Isabel. Pastor Harold Delbridge officiated with full military honors.

Larry passed away on Monday evening, May 13, 2019 at Sanford Health in Bismarck, ND.

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Thu
16
May
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Benedict “Benny” Sylvester Iron Thunder Sr.

Graveside services for Benedict “Benny” Iron Thunder Sr., 62, of Mandan, ND, were held on Saturday, May 11, 2019 at the Watauga Cemetery in Watauga. Pastor Tottie Lenerville officiated.

Benedict Sylvester Iron Thunder Sr., was born on March 2, 1957 to Theodore Iron Thunder and Margaret White Bird in Fort Yates, ND. He was raised in Bullhead and north of Bullhead. He enjoyed working on the farm until moving with his family to McIntosh, in 1976. He attended school in McIntosh.

In 1977 he met Sherry Little Bear and to that union a son, Benedict Sylvester Iron Thunder Jr., was born on May 25, 1977 in Bismarck, ND. Benny later moved to Sioux Falls, where he worked in the construction business before moving back home to the McIntosh area in 1985. He worked for the McLaughlin Housing Department in 1995 and 1996.

Thu
09
May
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T. J. Allison

T.J. Allison, 41, of Cherokee, OK entered his eternal rest on Wednesday, April 24, 2019 at home surrounded by his family. He was born February 4, 1978 in Kiowa, KS to Ron and Judy (Stairs) Allison.

He married Nicole Cudmore on June 24, 2005 and to their union five children were born – Tate, Talyn, Tanis, Trace, and Turner. T.J. poured his life into his family and his farm. He was a devoted husband, father, farmer, rancher, and friend.

T.J. served on the school board for Cherokee Schools as vice-president. He loved to invest in the lives of kids, both as a member of the school board and also as a volunteer coach. There is now a basketball court named in his honor at the Cherokee Elementary School. T.J. was very active in the community and supported all things Cherokee Chiefs.

Thu
02
May
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Evelyn Mildred (Peterson) Rieger

Evelyn Mildred (Peterson) Rieger, 80, of Lemmon passed away on Saturday, April 20, 2019, at the West River Medical Center in Hettinger, ND.

“Evie” Peterson was born June 27, 1938 in Lemmon, to George and Mildred (Peterson) Peterson of Morristown. She was baptized on May 11, 1940 at Wolf Butte Evangelical Lutheran Church in Bucyrus, ND and lived on the Peterson homestead near Gopher, until 1950, when the family moved to Lemmon and purchased the Hill Top Laundry.

Evelyn was confirmed on May 5, 1955 at Calvary Lutheran Church, Lemmon. After graduating from Lemmon High School in 1956 she was married to Robert “Bob” Rieger of Meadow, on September 7, 1956. Side-by-side they ranched and raised their family until moving to Lemmon in 1998.

She was a longtime member of St. Luke’s Lutheran Church, was active with Ladies Aid and assisted with many projects around the church.

 

 

Thu
02
May
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Genieve Elder

Funeral service for Genieve Elder, 91, of Timber Lake will be 10:30 a.m. MT on Monday, May 6, 2019 at United Parrish Church in Timber Lake. Burial will be in the Timber Lake Cemetery under the direction of Kesling Funeral Home of Mobridge. A prayer service will be at 7 p.m. MT on Sunday, May 5, 2019 at the church.

Genieve passed away Sunday, April 28, 2019 at Spearfish Canyon Health Care in Spearfish.

Genieve Ella Scott was born August 19, 1927 in Corson County, to Harry and Pearl (Glerup) Scott. She grew up on her parents’ cattle ranch, the Bullhead Ranching Company, on Rock Creek near Bullhead.

She attended country school through the third grade, then attended school in Walker and later in McLaughlin. She graduated with the McLaughlin Class of 1946.

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02
May
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Brenda Bernadine (Clown) Veit

Brenda Bernadine (Clown) Veit, 60, of Dupree, passed away Monday, April 22, 2019 at Cheyenne River Health Center, IHS Hospital, Eagle Butte, after a four-year battle with cancer.

Funeral services were held Wednesday, May 1, 2019 at the Dupree Multipurpose Building in Dupree. Mother Margaret Watson presided. Burial followed in the Dupree City Cemetery.

Brenda was born September 26, 1958 to Billy White and Betty Clown, the oldest of seven children. She grew up in Thunder Butte, where she was raised by her grandparents, James and Anna Clown.

She attended school at Cheyenne-Eagle Butte. The family moved to Idaho Falls, ID and lived with the Sorenson family before moving to Dupree, where she lived with her aunt, Mary Clown, and attended school. She later completed her GED at Cheyenne River Community College.

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