Obituaries

Parnell “Curly” Miller

June 4, 1934 - January 9, 2018

Visitation: Visitation will begin one hour prior to the service.

Service: Funeral services will begin at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, January 13 at Canton Lutheran Church.

            Parnell A. “Curly” Miller, 83, passed away Tuesday, January 9, 2018 at the Alcester Care and Rehab Center.  His funeral service will be at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 13, at Canton Lutheran Church.  Visitation will be an hour prior … Continue reading

Edward B. Oliver

May 29, 1934 - January 8, 2018

Visitation: Visitation will be Friday from 5 to 8:00 p.m. at St. Dominic Catholic Church, with a scripture service at 7:00 p.m.

Service: Mass of Christian Burial will be Saturday Jan. 13, at 10:00 a.m. at St Dominic Catholic Church in Canton.

              Edward Bruce Oliver died on Monday, January 8, 2017 at the age of 83. A simple man who exemplified the meaning of faith, strength, and family.  Visitation will be Friday, January 12, from 5 to 8 PM at St … Continue reading

Lois I. Nelson

December 26, 1928 - January 8, 2018

Visitation: Visitation will be from 5 to 7:00 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 11, at Anderson Funeral Home in Canton.

Service: Her memorial service will begin at 10:30 a.m. Friday, Jan. 12, at Asbury United Methodist Church in Sioux Falls.

Lois Nelson, 89, of Sioux Falls, died Monday, January 8 at Good Samaritan Luther Manor. Lois Irene Kauffman was born December 26, 1928 in Canton, SD to Irvin and Josephine (Keever) Kauffman. She graduated from Canton High School in 1946 … Continue reading

Pat Rudolph

July 25, 1929 - December 31, 2017

Visitation: Family will greet visitors at the church an hour prior to the service.

Service: Funeral service: 10:30 a.m. Saturday, January 20, at Canton United Methodist Church, 621 E 4th St, Canton, SD—receptions with family & friends following each

Patricia Close Rudolph—previously from Sioux Falls & Canton, SD—died at age 88 on December 31, 2017, in Maple Grove, MN. Born July 25, 1929, to Clark & Irene (Dewey) Close—Pat graduated from SF Washington high school and Iowa State University. … Continue reading

Cade Stensland

December 22, 1985 - December 21, 2017

Visitation: Visitation, with family present, will be Wednesday from 5-7 p.m. at St. Mary’s in Larchwood, IA. A Scripture Service will be held at 7 p.m.

Service: Mass of Christian Burial will begin at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, December 28 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Larchwood, IA.

         It is with great sadness that the family of Cade Curtis Stensland, loving husband, father, and son, announce his passing in a tragic accident on Thursday, December 21st, 2017. Cade would have been 32 years of age on Friday, … Continue reading

Steven Eiesland

March 23, 1957 - December 14, 2017

Visitation: Visitation with family present will be Monday from 5 to 7;00 P.M. at Heritage Funeral Home, Sioux Falls.

Service: Memorial service at 7:00 p.m. Monday, Dec. 18, Heritage Funeral Home in Sioux Falls.

Steven D. Eiesland, 60, passed away Thursday, December 14, 2017 in Sioux Falls, due to cancer.  His memorial service will be at 7:00 p.m. Monday, Dec.18, at Heritage Funeral Home in Sioux Falls.  Family will greet visitors from 5 to … Continue reading

Ward Miller

October 6, 1943 - December 13, 2017

Visitation: Visitation will be Sunday from 3-8 p.m., with family present from 5-7 p.m., at Canton Lutheran Church. A prayer service will be held at 7 p.m.

Service: Funeral services will begin at 11:00 a.m. Monday, December 18, 2017 at Canton Lutheran Church, Canton, SD.

         Ward L. Miller, 74, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 13, at Select Specialty Hospital in Sioux Falls surrounded by his loving family.  Funeral services will begin at 11:00 a.m. Monday, December 18, 2017 at Canton Lutheran Church, Canton, SD.  Visitation … Continue reading

Sandra Sue Downs

July 7, 1943 - December 10, 2017

Service: Per her request, she was cremated and a private memorial service will be held at Caledonia Cemetery in Ohio next spring.

Sandra Sue Downs, 74, of Sioux Falls, SD, formerly of Tempe, AZ, passed away on December 10, 2017.  She died of natural causes at the Canton Good Samaritan Center.         Sandra was born in Galion, OH on July 7, 1943 … Continue reading

Helen Nelson

May 31, 1939 - December 10, 2017

Visitation: Visitation will be Wednesday from 5-8 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, December 14, 2017 at Lands Lutheran Church, rural Hudson, SD.

           Helen Elaine (Paulson) Nelson, age 78, passed away peacefully with her family at her side Sunday, December 10, 2017 at Sanford Canton-Inwood Hospital. Funeral services will begin at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, December 14, 2017 at Lands Lutheran Church, rural Hudson, … Continue reading

John A. Sorum

March 13, 1932 - December 9, 2017

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

Service: Funeral services will begin at 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, December 13, 2017 at Trinity Lutheran Church, rural Hudson, SD.

     John A. Sorum, age 85, passed away Saturday, December 9, 2017 at his home.  Funeral services will begin at 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, December 13, 2017 at Trinity Lutheran Church, rural Hudson, SD.  Public visitation will be Tuesday from 3-6 … Continue reading

James “Jim” Kroger

December 17, 1934 - December 7, 2017

Visitation: There will be no visitation

Service: His Celebration of Life will be at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 12, at Canton Lutheran Church. A private family burial will be held prior to the service.

Inwood, IA.  James Darvin Kroger, 82, passed away Thursday, December 7, 2017 at Fellowship Village at Inwood, IA.  His Celebration of Life will be at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 12, at Canton Lutheran Church.  A private family burial will be … Continue reading

Wendell R. Plucker

August 13, 1947 - December 2, 2017

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

Service: Funeral services will be at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 6, at Canton United Methodist Church

Canton.  Wendell R. Plucker, 70, passed away unexpectedly after a short battle with cancer, Saturday, December 2, 2017 at his home in Canton.  Funeral services will be at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 6, at Canton United Methodist Church.  A private … Continue reading