Obituaries

Charlotte Chaon

June 12, 1921 - November 29, 2016

Visitation: Family will greet visitors Thursday, Dec. 29, at Anderson Funeral Home from 6 to 8:00 p.m.

Service: Her memorial service will be at 2:00 p.m. Friday, Dec. 30, at Springdale Lutheran Church, rural Sioux Falls.

          Charlotte Chaon, 95, passed away Tuesday, November 29, 2016 at Sanford Canton-Inwood Memorial Hospital.  Her memorial service will be at 2:00 p.m. Friday, Dec. 30, at Springdale Lutheran Church, rural Sioux Falls.  Family will greet visitors Thursday, Dec. 29, … Continue reading

Dorothy “Lady” Nelson

June 4, 1917 - November 25, 2016

Service: A memorial service will be held at 2:00 pm , Friday, December 2 at Ascension Lutheran Church in Brookings, SD If desired, donations can be made to Feeding South Dakota.

    Dorothy “Lady” Nelson, born Dorothy Elizabeth Nervig on June 4, 1917, in New Richmond, MN, passed away November 25, 2016. Much of Dorothy’s life was spent in SD: raised in Canton she attended Augustana College in 1936, married Gorman … Continue reading

Opal Marcella (Knutson) Rikansrud

February 28, 1922 - November 20, 2016

Visitation: There will be a visitation at the funeral home on Sunday, Nov. 27, 3 – 6 pm. The family will be present throughout the entire visitation

Service: The Funeral Service will be at Canton Lutheran Church, on Monday, November 28, at 10:30 am.

Opal Marcella (Knutson) Rikansrud was born on February 28, 1922 in Sioux Falls, SD.  She was adopted as an infant by Selma & Oscar Knutson of Canton SD, through Lutheran Social Services in Sioux Falls.  Her 3-year-old sister, who wanted … Continue reading

Audrey Jennings

October 2, 1940 - November 18, 2016

Service: Her memorial service will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 26 at Canton United Methodist Church.

             Audrey Jennings, age 76, died Friday, November 18, 2016 at Sanford Canton-Inwood Hospital.  Memorial services will begin at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, November 26 at Canton United Methodist Church. Audrey was born on October 2, 1940 in Yankton, SD to … Continue reading

Ranae Favors

May 30, 1976 - November 12, 2016

Visitation: Visitation with family present will be Tuesday from 6-8 p.m. at Anderson Funeral Home.

Service: Memorial services will begin at 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, November 16 at Bethany Reformed Church in Canton.

          Ranae D. Favors, age 40, passed away Saturday, November 12, 2016 at Sanford Canton- Inwood Hospital following a courageous battle with pancreatic cancer.  Memorial services will begin at 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, November 16 at Bethany Reformed Church in Canton.  … Continue reading

Richard “Butch” Rauscher

June 4, 1945 - October 26, 2016

Service: His memorial service will be at 1:00 p.m. Tuesday, Novemeber 1, at Anderson Funeral Home in Canton.

Richard “Butch” Rauscher, age 71, died Wednesday, October 26, 2016 at Sanford USD Medical Center.  Memorial services will begin at 1:00 p.m. Tuesday, November 1 at Anderson Funeral Home in Canton, SD.  Family will be present one hour prior to … Continue reading

Edline Haugen

October 15, 1918 - October 25, 2016

Visitation: Visitation will be Friday 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. Saturday, October 29, at Canton Lutheran Church.

Canton.  Edline Haugen, 98, passed away Tuesday, October 25, 2016 at Sanford Canton-Inwood Hospital.  Funeral services will be at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, October 29, at Canton Lutheran Church.  Visitation will be Friday from 2 to 8:00 p.m. at Anderson Funeral … Continue reading

Helen Volsch

July 29, 1931 - October 22, 2016

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

Service: Memorial services will begin at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, October 26 at Heritage Funeral Home in Sioux Falls, SD. Private family burial will take place following the service.

         Helen Volsch, age 85, passed away surrounded by her family on Saturday, October 22, 2016 at Dougherty Hospice House.  Memorial services will begin at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, October 26 at Heritage Funeral Home in Sioux Falls, SD.  Private family … Continue reading

Glenda L. Helgerson

October 2, 1919 - October 16, 2016

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

Service: Funeral services will begin at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, October 20 at Canton Lutheran Church Canton, SD.

      Glenda Helgerson, age 97, died Sunday, October 16, 2016 at Good Samaritan Society Canton.  Funeral services will begin at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, October 20 at Canton Lutheran Church.  Visitation will be Wednesday from 2-8 p.m., family present from 6-8 … Continue reading

Marlin H. “Marly” Anderson

February 3, 1927 - October 14, 2016

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

Service: His funeral service will be at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, October 18, at Canton Lutheran Church.

Canton.  Marlin H. “Marly” Anderson, 89 passed away Friday, October 14, 2016 at Canton Good Samaritan Society.  His funeral service will be at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, October 18, at Canton Lutheran Church.  Visitation will be Monday from 2:00 to 8:00 … Continue reading

Bradley Hanson

April 1, 1956 - September 19, 2016

Service: Graveside services will be held at a later date. Inurnment will be at Forest Hill Cemetery in the family plot with his parents and grandparents.

Bradley Leonard Hanson, age 60, died September 19, 2016, of heart failure while living in Bangkok, Thailand. He was preceded in death by his parents, Leonard and Fern Hanson. He is survived by his sisters, Linda (Tim) Schmaltz, Phoenix, AZ,  … Continue reading

Josie Ann Windschill

September 17, 2016

Service: Private family services will be held

Josie Ann Windschill, daughter of Dan & Molly Windschill, was born into heaven on September 17th, 2016, joining one older sibling. She was baptized, surrounded by her family, the following day. Josie was, and will always be, so loved by … Continue reading