Obituaries

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

Deloris Nelson

August 12, 1932 - December 19, 2014

Visitation: Visitation will be Monday from 2 to 8:00 p.m. at Anderson Funeral Home in Canton. Family will greet visitors from 6 to 8:00 p.m.

Service: Her funeral will be at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 23, at Canton Lutheran Church

Deloris  Nelson

Deloris Ann Lavila Nelson , 82, passed away Friday, Dec. 19, 2014 at Hudson Care and Rehab Center.  Her funeral will be at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 23, at Canton Lutheran Church.  Visitation will be Monday from 2 to 8:00 … Continue reading

Thomas Lee “Tom” Stolp

August 9, 1939 - December 18, 2014

Visitation: Visitation will be at the church Monday from 10:00 a.m. to noon.

Service: Funeral services will begin at 1:00 p.m. Monday, December 22 at St. Paul Lutheran Church Freeman, SD.

Thomas Lee “Tom” Stolp

Freeman.  Thomas Lee “Tom” Stolp, 75, passed away Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014 at Avera McKennan Hospital in Sioux Falls.  Funeral services will begin at 1:00 p.m. Monday, December 22 at St. Paul Lutheran Church Freeman, SD.  Visitation at the church … Continue reading

Dennis Lee Geraets

September 30, 1954 - December 12, 2014

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

Service: Memorial services will begin at 10:00 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 20 at St. Dominic’s Catholic Church in Canton.

Dennis Lee Geraets

     Dennis Lee Geraets, age 60, passed away Friday, December 12, 2014 at Avera McKennan Hospital.  Memorial services will begin at 10:00 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 20 at St. Dominic’s Catholic Church in Canton.  Visitation will be Friday from 2-8 p.m., … Continue reading

Jim Madland

April 10, 1936 - November 29, 2014

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

Service: Funeral services will begin at 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, December 2 at Canton Lutheran Church.

Jim Madland

James “Jim” Sherwood Madland, age 78, passed away Saturday, November 29, 2014 at Hudson Health Care.  Funeral services will begin at 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, December 2 at Canton Lutheran Church.  Visitation will be Monday from 2-8 p.m., family present 6-8 … Continue reading