Obituaries

Tony Severson

November 7, 1946 - September 4, 2014

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

Service: Funeral services will be at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 10, at Canton United Methodist Church.

Tony Severson

     Anthony “Tony” Severson, age 67, died Thursday, September 4, 2014, Marshall Avera Medical Center.  Funeral services will be at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 10, at Canton United Methodist Church.  Visitation will be Tuesday from 2 to 8:00 p.m. at … Continue reading

Evelyn Stengel

December 18, 1919 - September 1, 2014

Service: Honoring Evelyn’s wishes, no memorial or burial service will be held but her ashes will be buried next to her husband at Forest Hill Cemetery.

Evelyn A. Stengel, age 94, passed away Monday, September 1, 2014 at the Good Samaritan Society Canton. Evelyn was born on December 18, 1919 in Sioux County, IA but grew up in South Dakota.  She attended country school and Augustana … Continue reading

Ron Toay

January 20, 1948 - September 1, 2014

Visitation: A visitation with family present will be held from 6-8 p.m. Friday, September 5 at Anderson Funeral Home in Canton.
Ron Toay

Ron Toay passed away, at the age of 66, on Labor Day after a seven-year battle with cancer (most of the rounds with which he won). A memorial visitation, with family present, will be held Friday, September 5 from 6-8 … Continue reading

Doris Randall

May 3, 1920 - August 30, 2014

Visitation: Visitation will be Tuesday from 4-8 p.m., family present 6-8 p.m., at Anderson Funeral Home in Canton.

Service: Funeral services will begin at 10:30 Wednesday, September 3 at Canton Lutheran Church

Doris Randall

Doris Randall, age 94, passed away Saturday, August 30, 2014 at the Good Samaritan Society Canton.  Funeral services will begin at 10:30 Wednesday, September 3 at Canton Lutheran Church.  Visitation will be Tuesday from 4-8 p.m., family present 6-8 p.m., … Continue reading

Julie Rock

August 12, 1954 - August 11, 2014

Service: A memorial service will be held at Cannon Beach Community Church in Canon Beach, OR at 2:00 PM September 14th, and a marker will be placed in the Vander Waerdt family plot in Canton, SD.

Julie Rock

Julie Ann Vander Waerdt Rock died August 11th, 2014 in her sleep at home in Seattle, WA. A memorial service will be held at Cannon Beach Community Church in Canon Beach, OR at 2:00 PM September 14th, and a marker … Continue reading

Opal Ramse

May 29, 1921 - August 17, 2014

Visitation: Visitation will be Tuesday from 2-8 p.m., family present from 6-8 p.m. at Anderson Funeral Home in Canton.

Service: Funeral services will begin at 10:00 a.m., Wednesday, August 20 at Canton Lutheran Church.

Opal Ramse

Opal Ramse, age 93, passed away peacefully at her home at the Inn on Westport on Sunday, August 17, 2014.    Funeral services will begin at 10:00 a.m., Wednesday, August 20 at Canton Lutheran Church.  Visitation will be Tuesday from 2-8 … Continue reading

Clifford “Kip” Mickelson

April 7, 1955 - August 9, 2014

Service: Service- 2:00 p.m. Saturday, August 16, 2014 Grand Valley Lutheran Church, rural Canton

Clifford “Kip” Mickelson

Topeka, KS.  Clifford “Kip” Mickelson died on August 9th, 2014 in Topeka, KS, as a result of injuries sustained in an automobile accident.  His memorial service will held at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, August 16, 2014 at Grand Valley Lutheran Church … Continue reading

Jim Nolet

November 27, 1949 - August 7, 2014

Visitation: Visitation will be Sunday, August 10 from 2-6 pm at Anderson Funeral Home in Canton with family present from 3-5 pm.

Service: Memorial services will begin at 2:00 p.m. Monday, August 11 at Canton United Methodist Church. A private family burial will be held prior to the service.

Jim Nolet

James Edward Nolet was born on November 27, 1949, to George and Helen (Fisher) Nolet in Bennington, VT. He passed away from pulmonary fibrosis on August 7, 2014 at the VA hospital in Sioux Falls. At age 17, Jim enlisted … Continue reading

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