Obituaries

Philip Harvey Twedt

September 26, 1951 - February 12, 2020

Service: No visitation or funeral is planned. Rather, a celebration picnic and graveside committal service will be held in the summer once gnat season has concluded.

Philip Harvey Twedt, 68, of Hudson, South Dakota, died Wednesday, February 12, 2020 at Bethesda of Beresford, Beresford, South Dakota.             Philip was born on September 26, 1951 in Canton, South Dakota to Harvey G. Twedt and G. Frances Lillemoe … Continue reading

Bruce Beck

April 21, 1931 - February 8, 2020

Visitation: Visitation, with family present, will begin at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.

Service: Funeral services will begin at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, February 12 at Anderson Funeral Home in Canton, SD.

Bruce Beck, age 88, died Saturday, February 8, 2020 at Ava’s House in Sioux Falls, SD.  Funeral services will begin at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, February 12 at Anderson Funeral Home in Canton, SD.  Visitation, with family present, will begin at … Continue reading

Dolores A. Larson

January 21, 2020

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

Service: Funeral services will begin at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, January 25 at Canton Lutheran Church.

Dolores A. Larson, age 93, died Tuesday, January 21, 2020 at Alcester Care and Rehab.  Funeral services will begin at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, January 25 at Canton Lutheran Church.  Family will greet visitors at the visitation one hour prior to … Continue reading

Dorothy Jane (Tuntland) Swenson

March 3, 1944 - January 17, 2020

Service: A Memorial Prayer Service will be held at the Presbyterian Church in Spirit Lake, IA on Sunday, January 26 at 3:00 p.m. No flowers please. Dorothy asked that Memorials be directed to the Humane Society of Northwest Iowa, 607 28th St, Milford, IA 51351 or a charity of your choice.

Dorothy Jane Swenson (Tuntland), Spirit Lake IA, passed away January 17, 2020 at Avera McKennan Hospital in Sioux Falls SD. She was born in that same hospital on March 3, 1944. Dorothy received her education at Canton High school and … Continue reading

Boyd “Bud” Steensland

August 28, 1925 - January 9, 2020

Visitation: Visitation, with family present, will be Tuesday from 5-7 p.m. at Anderson Funeral Home, Canton, SD.

Service: A Celebration of Bud’s Life will begin at 10:30 a.m., Wednesday, January 15 at Canton Lutheran Church. Private family burial will take place prior to the service.

 Boyd “Bud” C.  Steensland, 94, of Canton, SD, died Thursday, January 9, 2020, at Good Samaritan Center, Canton, SD. Visitation with family present will be held, Tuesday, January 14, 2020, from 5:00pm to 7:00pm at Anderson Funeral Home in Canton.  … Continue reading

Roger Iverson

April 12, 1932 - December 30, 2019

Visitation: A visitation, with family present, will be Sunday, January 12, 2020 from 3-5 p.m. at Anderson Funeral Home in Canton

Service: A memorial service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday,APRIL 4, 2020 at Springdale Lutheran Church, Sioux Falls, SD. Private family burial will take place prior to the service.

Roger Iverson, age 87, died Monday, December 30, 2019 at Good Samaritan Society Canton.  A visitation, with family present, will be Sunday, January 12, 2020 from 3-5 p.m. at Anderson Funeral Home in Canton.   A memorial service will be held … Continue reading

Marsha Ann Monen

October 15, 1952 - December 22, 2019

Service: Private family burial of her ashes will take place in the spring.

Marsha Ann Monen, age 67, died Sunday, December 22, 2019 at Sanford USD Medical Center.  She is survived by her brother Steven along with numerous extended relatives.  Private family burial of her ashes will take place in the spring.

Daryl L. Halling

September 11, 1931 - December 18, 2019

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

Service: Funeral services will begin at 10:00 a.m. Monday, December 23 at Canton United Methodist Church.

      Daryl L. “Lewie” Halling, age 88, died Wednesday, December 18, 2019 under hospice care at the Good Samaritan Society Sioux Falls Village.  Funeral services will begin at 10:00 a.m. Monday, December 23 at Canton United Methodist Church.  Visitation, with … Continue reading

James “Jim” Oien

July 16, 1946 - December 18, 2019

Visitation: A visitation will be held one hour prior to the service with family in attendance to greet visitors.

Service: Funeral services will begin at 10:00 a.m. Monday, December 23 at Canton Lutheran Church, Canton, SD with burial to follow at 2:00 p.m. at Memorial Park Cemetery in Sioux City, IA with full military honors

James “Jim” Oien, age 73, died unexpectedly, yet peacefully, at his home in Canton, SD on Wednesday, December 18, 2019.  Funeral services will begin at 10:00 a.m. Monday, December 23 at Canton Lutheran Church, Canton, SD with burial to follow … Continue reading

Lynn Edward Martell

June 20, 1953 - December 17, 2019

Service: Graveside services will be held in Pierre at a later date. Memorials may be directed to the charity of your choice.

      Lynn Edward Martell, age 66, son of Albert and Evelyn (Watson) Martell, passed away on Tuesday, December 17, 2019 at Sanford USD Medical Center in Sioux Falls, SD.  He was born on June 20, 1953 in McLaughlin, SD.  At … Continue reading

Leona Twedt

May 12, 1926 - December 16, 2019

Visitation: Visitation will be Friday from 2-7 p.m., family present 5-7 p.m., at Anderson Funeral Home in Canton.

Service: Memorial services will begin at 1:00 p.m., Saturday, December 21 at Canton Lutheran Church

Leona Twedt, age 93, died Monday, December 16, 2019 surrounded by her family at Ava’s House in Sioux Falls, SD.  Memorial services will begin at 1:00 p.m., Saturday, December 21 at Canton Lutheran Church.  Visitation will be Friday from 2-7 … Continue reading

John “Jack” Anderson

April 3, 1934 - December 14, 2019

Visitation: Visitation will begin at 9:00 a.m. Saturday, December 21 at Canton United Methodist Church.

Service: Memorial services will begin at 10:00 a.m. Saturday, December 21 at Canton United Methodist Church. Family will greet visitors one hour prior to the service.

      John “Jack” Anderson, age 85, died Saturday, December 14, 2019 at Good Samaritan Society Canton.  Memorial services will begin at 10:00 a.m. Saturday, December 21 at Canton United Methodist Church.  Family will greet visitors one hour prior to the … Continue reading