Obituaries

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

Richard Eugene “Gene” Escher

    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

    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 “Fluffy” McCann

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 Sorum

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

Nordahl Nervig

 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  Crawford

    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

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 “Dick” Haisch

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

Earl Dean

September 1, 1927 - March 29, 2015

Visitation: Visitation will be Thursday from 2-8 p.m., family present from 6-8p.m., at Anderson Funeral Home in Canton. A Masonic service will be held at 7:00 p.m.

Service: Funeral services will begin at 10:30 a.m. Friday, April 3 at Canton United Methodist Church.

Earl Dean

Earl Dean, age 87, passed away Sunday, March 29, 2015 at Sanford Canton-Inwood Hospital.  Funeral services will begin at 10:30 a.m. Friday, April 3 at Canton United Methodist Church.  Visitation will be Thursday from 2-8 p.m., family present from 6-8p.m., … Continue reading

Emersyn Brigh Eiesland

March 7, 2015

Service: A private family service will be held.

Emersyn Brigh Eiesland, infant daughter of Sam and Elissa (Funge) Eiesland, passed away at birth Saturday, March 7, 2015 at Avera McKennan Hospital.  A private family service will be held.  Including Sam and Elissa, her loss is mourned by her … Continue reading

Anna L. Hartka

August 24, 1927 - March 3, 2015

Service: Private family services

On March 5, 2015, ANNA HARTKA (nee Connor), 87, wife of the late Leonard J. Hartka, died at Southridge Healthcare, in Sioux Falls, SD.  She is survived by four children, Barbara, Leonard (Mary), Marian, Robert (Teresa), loving grandmother of Paul, … Continue reading

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