Obituaries

Winifred “Winnie” Van Buskirk

July 19, 1930 - July 26, 2015

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

Service: Funeral services will begin at 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, July 29 at Canton First Baptist Church.

Winifred “Winnie” Van Buskirk, age 85, died Sunday, July 26, 2015 at the Canton Good Samaritan Society.  Funeral services will begin at 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, July 29 at Canton First Baptist Church.  Visitation with family present will be Tuesday from … Continue reading

Vivian Fossum

May 30, 1936 - July 16, 2015

Visitation: Visitation will be Sunday from 2-6 p.m., family present 4-6 p.m., at Anderson Funeral Home in Canton.

Service: Funeral services will begin at 1:00 p.m. Monday, July 20 at Grand Valley Lutheran Church, rural Canton, SD.

Vivian Fossum, age 79, passed away Thursday, July 16, 2015 at Sanford Foundation Hospice.  Funeral services will begin at 1:00 p.m. Monday, July 20 at Grand Valley Lutheran Church, rural Canton, SD.  Visitation will be Sunday from 2-6 p.m., family … Continue reading

John and Darlene (Miller) Lee

Service: Their memorial service will be held at 9:30 a.m. Friday, July 17 2015 at Anderson Funeral Home.

John and Darlene Lee Memorial Service A memorial service for John and Darlene Lee will be held at 9:30 a.m. Friday, July 17th, 2015 at Anderson Funeral Home in Canton.  Burial will follow at Forest Hill Cemetery near Canton. John … Continue reading

Mildred S. Thompson

December 5, 1917 - July 7, 2015

Visitation: There will be no visitation.

Service: Her memorial service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Monday, July 13, 2015 at Christ the Victor Chapel at First Lutheran Church in Sioux Falls.

          Mildred Sigrid Thompson, age 97, passed away on July 7, 2015.  She was born to Louis Cornelius and Hannah (Lang) Thompson on a farm near Schindler, in Lincoln County, S.D. on December 5, 1917.  She was baptized at Springdale … Continue reading

Richard Eugene “Gene” Escher

November 26, 1916 - June 11, 2015

Visitation: 6-8:00 p.m. Tuesday, Anderson Funeral Home

Service: Service of Remembrance- 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, June 16, 2015 at Anderson Funeral Home

    Canton.  Richard Eugene “Gene” Escher, age 98, passed away Thursday, June 11, 2015 in hospice care at Canton Good Samaritan Society.  Family will greet visitors Tuesday evening, June 16, 2015, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Anderson Funeral Home … Continue reading

Charles N. Hill

August 3, 1920 - June 6, 2015

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 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, June 10, at Canton Lutheran Church.

    Charles N. Hill, 94, passed away Saturday, June 6, 2015 at Canton Good Samaritan Society.  Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, June 10, at Canton Lutheran Church. Burial will be at Forest Hill Cemetery near Canton.  Visitation will … Continue reading

Helen “Fluffy” McCann

October 12, 1927 - June 3, 2015

Visitation: Visitation will be Friday from 2-4 p.m. at Anderson Funeral Home in Canton. Visitation will resume, with family present, at St. Dominic’s from 6-8 p.m., with a 7 p.m. prayer service.

Service: Mass of Christian Burial will begin at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, June 6th at St. Dominic’s Catholic Church, Canton, SD.

Helen D. “Fluffy” McCann, age 87, died Wednesday, June 3, 2015, at Dougherty Hospice House after suffering a heart attack.  Mass of Christian Burial will begin at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, June 6th at St. Dominic’s Catholic Church, Canton, SD.  Private … Continue reading

Louise Sorum

April 25, 1933 - May 24, 2015

Visitation: Public visitation will be Thursday from 3-6 p.m. at Anderson Funeral Home in Canton, SD.

Service: Funeral services will begin at 2:00 p.m. Friday, May 29 at Trinity Lutheran Church, rural Hudson, SD.

Louise A. Sorum, age 82, passed away Sunday, May 24, 2015, at the Sanford Heart Hospital.  Funeral services will begin at 2:00 p.m. Friday, May 29 at Trinity Lutheran Church, rural Hudson, SD.  Public visitation will be Thursday from 3-6 … Continue reading

Nordahl Nervig

1923 - March 24, 2015

Service: Private Family Services

 Noel Nordahl Nervig was born in Alberta, MN in 1923, son of Edward Nervig and Hazel Williams. He was born in a family of eventually six children, Edward Jr., Newman, Dorothy, George, Nordahl, and Robert.  He was raised in Canton, … Continue reading

Cecil Crawford

August 9, 1921 - May 2, 2015

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

Service: His funeral will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, May 7, at Canton Lutheran Church, with burial at Eden Cemetery near Hudson, SD. Lunch and fellowship will be at the Hudson Community Center following the burial.

    Cecil Everett Crawford, age 93, passed away on Saturday, May 2, 2015 at the Hudson Care and Rehabilitation Center in Hudson, SD following a five month illness.  His funeral will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, May 7, at Canton … Continue reading

Lillian Richter

April 2, 1925 - April 26, 2015

Visitation: Family will greet visitors Monday from 4-6 p.m. at Anderson Funeral Home.

Service: Services will be held at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, May 5, 2015 at the Canton United Methodist Church in Canton, SD

Lillian Richter, 90, of Sioux Falls, SD passed away on Sunday, April 26, 2015, after a brief illness.  Services will be held at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, May 5, 2015 at the Canton United Methodist Church in Canton, SD with the … Continue reading

Richard “Dick” Haisch

August 28, 1934 - April 6, 2015

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

Service: Memorial services will begin at 10:30 a.m. Friday, April 10 at Canton Lutheran Church.

Richard K. “Dick” Haisch, 80, passed away Monday, April 6, 2015 at Sanford USD Medical Center in Sioux Falls.  His memorial service will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday, April 10, 2015 at Canton Lutheran Church.   Visitation will be Thursday from … Continue reading