Obituaries

Glenn M. Krejci

December 27, 1958 - June 30, 2014

Visitation: Visitation will be Sunday from 2 to 8:00 p.m. at Anderson Funeral Home, Canton, with family present from 6 to 8:00 p.m.

Service: Funeral services will be at 10:00 a.m. Monday, July 7, 2014 at Canton Lutheran Church.

Glenn M. Krejci

Glenn was born December 27, 1958 at Canton, SD to Elwood and Gertrude (Stock) Krejci.  He graduated from Canton High School in 1977. As a senior, he committed to a delayed enlistment in the U.S. Air Force. He served from … Continue reading

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

Thelma Lien

    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 Wood

            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

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

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

            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

Kay Jones

June 18, 1931 - May 26, 2014

Visitation: Visitation at St. Dominic's will be Thursday from 2-8 p.m., family present 6-8 p.m. A scripture service will begin at 7 p.m.

Service: Mass of Christian Burial will begin at 10:30 a.m. Friday, May 30 at St. Dominic’s Catholic Church in Canton.

Kay Jones

     Kay Jones, age 82, died Monday, May 26, 2014 at Fellowship Village in Inwood, IA. Mass of Christian Burial will begin at 10:30 a.m. Friday, May 30 at St. Dominic’s Catholic Church in Canton. Visitation at St. Dominic’s will be … Continue reading

Joan Marie (Skinner) Rauscher

August 23, 1946 - May 15, 2014

Service: A private family service will be held at a later date.

Joan Marie (Skinner) Rauscher

Joan Marie (Skinner) Rauscher, 67, died May 15, 2014 at her home in rural Canton.  A private family service will be held at a later date. Joan was born August 23, 1946 at Alcester, SD to Russell and Mildred (Loger) … Continue reading

Theola Parke

December 21, 1928 - February 19, 2014

Service: A memorial service will be held at 10:00 a.m. Saturday, May 17, 2014 at Anderson Funeral Home in Canton.

Theola Parke

Theola Grace Severson Parke, 85, passed away peacefully on February 19, 2014 at the Pleasant Care Living Center in Pleasantville, IA with family at her side.  A memorial service will be held at 10:00 a.m. Saturday, May 17, 2014 at … Continue reading

Jim Orr

September 14, 1920 - May 5, 2014

Service: A memorial service will be held at 2:00 p.m. Friday, May 9, 2014 in the chapel at Avera Prince of Peace Nursing Home.

Jim Orr

Jim Orr passed away after a short illness on Monday, May 5, 2014, at Prince of Peace, Sioux Falls, SD. A memorial service will be held at 2:00 p.m. Friday, May 9, 2014 in the chapel at Avera Prince of … Continue reading

Carroll Heath

May 21, 1925 - May 5, 2014

Visitation: Visitation will be Wednesday from 2-9, family present from 7-9, at Anderson Funeral Home in Canton.

Service: Funeral services will begin at 2:00 p.m. Thursday, May 8 at Springdale Lutheran Church, rural Harrisburg, SD.

Carroll Heath

Carroll Duane Heath went to be with the Lord on May 5th, 2014 at Fellowship Village in Inwood, IA. Funeral services will begin at 2:00 p.m. Thursday, May 8 at Springdale Lutheran Church, rural Harrisburg, SD.  Visitation will be Wednesday … Continue reading