Obituaries

Marcia Ann (Hammer) Albers

January 3, 1952 - February 28, 2015

Visitation: Her visitation will be Wednesday from 2 to 8:00 p.m. at Anderson Funeral Home in Canton, with family present from 5 to 7:00 p.m.

Service: Her funeral service will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Mar. 5, at Grand Valley Lutheran Church south of Canton.

Marcia Ann (Hammer) Albers

Canton.  Marcia Ann (Hammer) Albers, 63, passed away Saturday, February 28, 2015 at her home surrounded by her family.  Her funeral service will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Mar. 5, at Grand Valley Lutheran Church south of Canton.  Her visitation … Continue reading

Charlotte Herman

March 20, 1926 - February 25, 2015

Service: Her memorial service will be at 10:00 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 28, at Anderson Funeral Home in Canton.

Charlotte Herman

Canton.  Charlotte Herman, 88, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2015 at Canton Good Samaritan Society.  Her memorial service will be at 10:00 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 28, at Anderson Funeral Home in Canton.           Charlotte was born March 20, 1926 in … Continue reading

Ronald A. Eiesland

November 19, 1936 - February 24, 2015

Visitation: Visitation will be Thursday from 5-8 p.m. at St. Dominic’s Catholic Church in Canton. A Scripture Service will begin at 7:00 p.m. at St. Dominic’s.

Service: Mass of Christian Burial will begin at 11:00 a.m. Friday, Feb. 27, at Holy Spirit Catholic Church in Sioux Falls.

Ronald A. Eiesland

Canton.  Ronald A. Eiesland, 78, passed away Tuesday, February 24, 2015 at Dougherty Hospice House in Sioux Falls.  His Mass of Christian Burial will begin at 11:00 a.m. Friday, Feb. 27, at Holy Spirit Catholic Church in Sioux Falls.  Visitation … Continue reading

Deanne Anderson

February 13, 1939 - February 6, 2015

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

Service: Her funeral will be at 1:00 p.m. Monday, Feb. 9, at Anderson Funeral Home in Canton.

Deanne Anderson

Deanne Dell Castillo-Anderson, died Friday, February 6, 2015 at Sanford Canton – Inwood Hospital. Her funeral will be at 1:00 p.m. Monday, Feb. 9, at Anderson Funeral Home in Canton.  Visitation will be Sunday from 2 to 8:00 p.m. at … Continue reading

Howard Kroger

January 25, 2015

Visitation: Visitation will be Thursday from 6-8:00 p.m. at Anderson Funeral Home in Canton.

Service: His funeral will be at 1:00 p.m. Friday, Jan. 30, at Canton United Methodist Church.

Howard Kroger

Canton. Howard Kroger, 91, died Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015 at Good Samaritan Center in Sioux Falls.  His funeral will be at 1:00 p.m. Friday, Jan. 30, at Canton United Methodist Church.  Visitation will be Thursday from 6-8:00 p.m. at Anderson … Continue reading

Michele F. Scholle

August 23, 1970 - January 24, 2015

Visitation: Visitation will be Tuesday from 6 to 8:00 p.m. at Anderson Funeral Home in Canton.

Service: Her memorial service will be at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 28, at Canton United Methodist Church.

Michele F. Scholle

Michele F. Scholle, 44, died Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015 at her home in Omaha, NE due to a sudden illness.  Her memorial service will be at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 28, at Canton United Methodist Church.  Visitation will be Tuesday … Continue reading

Lana Kessel

February 1, 1951 - January 19, 2015

Visitation: Family will greet visitors Saturday, Jan. 24, from 10:00 a.m. to noon at Heritage Funeral Home in Sioux Falls.
Lana Kessel

Canton.  Lana Kessel, 63, passed away Monday, Jan. 19, 2015 at Southridge Health Care in Sioux Falls.  Family will greet visitors Saturday, Jan. 24, from 10:00 a.m. to noon at Heritage Funeral Home in Sioux Falls. Lana was born February … Continue reading

Carl Hammer

February 22, 1924 - January 2, 2015

Visitation: Visitation will be Sunday, Jan 4, from 2 to 5:00 p.m. at Anderson Funeral Home, Canton, with family present from 3 to 5:00 p.m. A prayer service will begin at 4:00 p.m.

Service: Funeral services will be at 11:00 a.m. Monday, Jan 5, 2015 at Grand Valley Lutheran Church south of Canton.

Carl Hammer

         Carl Andrew Hammer, 90, passed away Thursday, January 2, 2015 at the Canton Good Samaritan Society.      Carl was born February 22, 1924 to Oluf and Ingrid (Rognan) Hammer in Volga, SD   The family moved to Lincoln  in 1931 … Continue reading

Albert Van Laar

May 18, 1929 - January 2, 2015

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

Service: His funeral will be at 10:00 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 6, at Canton United Methodist Church.

Albert Van Laar

   Albert Van Laar, 85, passed away in his wife’s arms Friday, Jan. 2, 2015, at Good Samaritan Society in Canton.  His funeral will be at 10:00 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 6, at Canton United Methodist Church.  Visitation will be Monday … Continue reading

Karis “Kay” Sneve

November 17, 1934 - January 1, 2015

Service: Her memorial service will be at 2 PM Sunday, Jan. 11, at Heritage Funeral Home in Sioux Falls.

Karis “Kay” Sneve

  On Jan. 1, 2015, Karis died in the comforting presence of family.  She was 80.   Karis was born in 1934 in Des Moines, IA, and adopted into a Sioux Falls family at age 7.  She worked in the … Continue reading

Elaine Harris

November 25, 1945 - December 27, 2014

Visitation: Tuesday, 12 noon - 1:30PM at church prior to service

Service: Her funeral will be at 2PM on Tuesday Dec. 30, at Canton Lutheran Church, Canton, SD.

Elaine Harris

Elaine Joan Wallem Harris, 69, passed away on December 27, 2014 at Fairview Hospital in Wyoming Minnesota. Her funeral will be at 2PM on Tuesday Dec. 30, at Canton Lutheran Church, Canton, SD.  Visitation will be from 12 noon – … Continue reading

Leland Gordy

Nov. 11, 1946 - Dec. 24, 2014

Service: His memorial service will be at 10:00 a.m. Thursday, January 15, at Canton United Methodist Church, with inurnment at Forest Hill Cemetery.

Leland Gordy

Brandt, SD- Leland Gordy, 68, formerly of Canton, died unexpectedly in a Victorville, CA hospital while visiting his daughter.  His memorial service will be at 10:00 a.m. Thursday, January 15, at Canton United Methodist Church, with inurnment at Forest Hill … Continue reading