Thelma Lien

December 15, 1916 - June 16, 2014

Visitation: Visitation will be Wednesday from 2 to 8:00 p.m. at Anderson Funeral Home, Canton, with family present from 7 to 9:00 p.m.

Service: Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, June 19, at Grand Valley Lutheran Church

    Sioux Falls.  Thelma Lien, 97, formerly of Canton, passed away Monday, June 16, 2014 at Luther Manor in Sioux Falls.  Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, June 19, at Grand Valley Lutheran Church.  Visitation will be … Continue reading

Michael Wood

May 24, 2014 - June11, 2014

Visitation: Friday, June 13, 6 to 8:00 p.m. at Lands Lutheran Church.

Service: His funeral service will be at 1:00 p.m. Saturday, June 14, at Lands Lutheran Church, rural Hudson, SD.

            Michael Dennis Wood, the son of Frederick J and Twyla “Jeane” (Porter) Wood, was born on May 24, 1962 in Omaha, NE.  Following his graduation from Lincoln High School in Sioux Falls, SD, Mike furthered his education at South … Continue reading

Dixie Lea Lauritzen

February 15, 1948 - June 8, 2014

Visitation: Family will greet visitors Tuesday evening from 6 to 8 p.m. at Anderson Funeral Home, Canton.

Service: A memorial service will be held at 11a.m. Wednesday, June 11, at Redeemer Free Lutheran Church in Canton.

Dixie Lea Lauritzen, 66 years of age, passed away Sunday, June 8, 2014 at Dougherty Hospice after a courageous battle with cancer.  A memorial service will be held at 11a.m. Wednesday, June 11, at Redeemer Free Lutheran Church in Canton.  … Continue reading

Lorraine B. Mercer

June 13, 1926 - June 7, 2014

Visitation: Family will greet visitors Wednesday evening from 6 to 8:00 p.m. at Anderson Funeral Home in Canton.

Service: Her memorial service will be at 2:00 p.m. Thursday, June 12, 2014 at Bethany Lutheran Church in Fairview, SD.

Lorraine B. Mercer, 87, formerly of Canton, passed away Saturday, June 7, 2014 at Morningside Manor in Alcester, SD.  Her memorial service will be at 2:00 p.m. Thursday, June 12, 2014 at Bethany Lutheran Church in Fairview, SD.  Family will … Continue reading

Cecelia Oliphant

August 12, 1905 - June 3, 2014

Service: Celebration of her life and interment will take place in Lisbon, North Dakota at a later date.

Cecelia Oliphant, 108 years, died June 2, 2014 at Good Samaritan Center, Canton, South Dakota. Cecelia Anna Bertha, was born the third of five children to Ernest Carl & Magdalena Otelia Fernow on August 12, 1905, in Enderlin, North Dakota. … Continue reading

Violet R. Brewer

November 19, 1926 - April 6, 2014

Service: Memorial Service- 1:00 p.m. Friday, June 6, 2014 at Anderson, Jones, Corcoran Funeral Chapel, Harrisburg, SD

            Violet R. Brewer, the daughter of Ragna and Berger Tonneson, was born November 19, 1926 in Inwood, Iowa.  She was graduated from Harrisburg High School in 1944 and married Richard A. Brewer in 1946.  She was a military wife … Continue reading