May 9, 1925 - September 16, 2016
Visitation: Visitation will be Sunday from 2-6 pm, with family present from 2-4 pm, at Anderson Funeral Home in Canton. The family will also be present on Monday between 12:30 and 1:30 pm at the church.
Service: The memorial service will be on Monday, September 19, at 2:00 p.m. at Canton United Methodist Church.
Sioux Falls, SD- Blaine O. Rudolph, 91, died September 16, 2016, at Sanford Hospice. He was born May 9, 1925, to Herbert and Neva (Streator) Rudolph. He graduated from Pierre High School and the University of Michigan Law School. He married Patricia Close on August 2, 1952. He was preceded in death by his parents, his sister and brother-in-law Henrietta and Godfrey Roberts, and his son Jimmy. He practiced law in Sioux Falls and Canton for 50 years.
He is survived by his wife of 64 years, Pat, his sons, Dan (Jacque), Corvallis, OR, and Bill (Paula), Grinnell, IA, his daughters, Claudia Rudolph, Medina, MN, and Kate Biederman (Mark), Maple Grove, MN; grandchildren, Aaron Rudolph (Torrey), Kristin Marshall (Andrew), Martin Chiesl, Mitchell Chiesl, Kara Biederman, Rachel Sessions (Andy), Todd Biederman (Juliana), Kaylee May (Alex), and Kirk Rudolph; nephews, Tom Roberts (Lori) and family, Kelly Close; nieces, Chris Roberts (Ric) and family, Denise Close, and Sharon Close-Mann (Cheryl) and great-nephew, Kai.
The funeral service will be on Monday, September 19, at 2:00 pm at Canton United Methodist Church. Visitation will be Sunday from 2-6 pm, with family present from 2-4 pm, at Anderson Funeral Home in Canton. The family will also be present on Monday between 12:30 and 1:30 pm at the church.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to the charity of your choice.