Obituaries

Ronald T. Tokheim

April 19, 1940 - October 20, 2014

Visitation: Visitation will be Friday, Oct. 31, from 2-8 p.m., family present 6-8 p.m., at Heritage Funeral Home.

Service: Funeral services will begin at 10:00 a.m. Saturday, November 1 at Heritage Funeral Home.

Ronald T. Tokheim

Ronald T. Tokheim, age 74, passed away Monday, October 20, 2014 at Sanford USD Medical Center.  Funeral services will begin at 10:00 a.m. Saturday, November 1 at Heritage Funeral Home.  Visitation will be Friday, Oct. 31, from 2-8 p.m., family … Continue reading

Wilbur “Willie” Meelberg

January 29, 1925 - October 9, 2014

Visitation: Visitaion will begin at 1:00 p.m. Saturday, October 18 at Canton Lutheran Church

Service: Funeral services will begin at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, October, 18 at Canton Lutheran Church, Canton, SD.

Wilbur “Willie” Meelberg

          Wilbur “Willie” Meelberg, age 89, passed away Thursday, October 9, 2014 at Morningside Manor in Alcester, SD.  Funeral services will begin at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, October, 18 at Canton Lutheran Church, Canton, SD.  Visitation will be one hour prior … Continue reading

Grace Janet Leih

January 27, 1936 - March 11, 2014

Service: Memorial services will begin at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, October 18 at Faith United Lutheran Church, 44874 303rd St, Volin, SD.

Grace Janet Leih

Canton, SD- Grace Janet Leih, age 78,  passed away Tuesday, March 11, 2014.  Memorial services will begin at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, October 18 at Faith United Lutheran Church, 44874 303rd St, Volin, SD.      Janet was born in Canton, SD … Continue reading

Rev. Wesley H. Iverson

November 29, 1921 - October 3, 2014

Visitation: Visitation with the family present will be Tuesday from 4-8 p.m. at Bethany Reformed Church. A time of sharing will begin at 7:00 p.m.

Service: Funeral Services will begin at 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 8 at Bethany Reformed Church, Canton, SD with Pastor Bill Sites officiating.

Rev. Wesley H. Iverson

Rev. Wesley Harold Iverson, 92, went home to be with his Lord on Friday, Oct. 3, 2014 at the Canton Good Samaritan Center.  Services will begin at 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 8 at Bethany Reformed Church, Canton, SD with Pastor Bill … Continue reading

Heather Van Noort

November 23, 1970 - October 3, 2014

Service: Private family services will be held.

Heather Van Noort

Heather Van Noort, 43, passed away unexpectedly, Friday, October 3, 2014 at the Canton-Inwood Hospital.  Private family services will be held.           Heather was born November 23, 1970 at Ogden, Utah, to Charles and Sandra (Foit) Weier.  She graduated from … Continue reading

Lyda Short

December 26, 1930 - September 23, 2014

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

Service: Funeral services will begin at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, September 27 at Canton Lutheran Church.

Lyda Short

     Lyda E. Short, age 83, passed away, Tuesday, September 23, 2014 at Sanford USD medical Center.Funeral services will begin at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, September 27 at Canton Lutheran Church. Visitation will be Friday from 2-8 p.m., family present 6-8 … Continue reading

Sylvia Y. Spelhaug

October 28, 1923 - September 21, 2014

Visitation: Visitation at Anderson Funeral Home in Canton will be Wednesday, Sept. 24 from 2-8 p.m., family present 5-7 p.m.

Service: Funeral services in Minot, ND will begin at 1:00 p.m. Friday, September 26 at Bethany Lutheran Church. Family will be present to greet visitors one hour prior to the service.

Sylvia Y. Spelhaug

     Sylvia Y. Spelhaug, age 90, passed away Sunday, September 21, 2014 at the Good Samaritan Center Canton, SD.  Visitation at Anderson Funeral Home in Canton will be Wednesday, Sept. 24 from 2-8 p.m., family present 5-7 p.m.  Funeral services … Continue reading

Tony Severson

November 7, 1946 - September 4, 2014

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 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 10, at Canton United Methodist Church.

Tony Severson

     Anthony “Tony” Severson, age 67, died Thursday, September 4, 2014, Marshall Avera Medical Center.  Funeral services will be at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 10, at Canton United Methodist Church.  Visitation will be Tuesday from 2 to 8:00 p.m. at … Continue reading

Evelyn Stengel

December 18, 1919 - September 1, 2014

Service: Honoring Evelyn’s wishes, no memorial or burial service will be held but her ashes will be buried next to her husband at Forest Hill Cemetery.

Evelyn A. Stengel, age 94, passed away Monday, September 1, 2014 at the Good Samaritan Society Canton. Evelyn was born on December 18, 1919 in Sioux County, IA but grew up in South Dakota.  She attended country school and Augustana … Continue reading

Ron Toay

January 20, 1948 - September 1, 2014

Visitation: A visitation with family present will be held from 6-8 p.m. Friday, September 5 at Anderson Funeral Home in Canton.
Ron Toay

Ron Toay passed away, at the age of 66, on Labor Day after a seven-year battle with cancer (most of the rounds with which he won). A memorial visitation, with family present, will be held Friday, September 5 from 6-8 … Continue reading

Doris Randall

May 3, 1920 - August 30, 2014

Visitation: Visitation will be Tuesday from 4-8 p.m., family present 6-8 p.m., at Anderson Funeral Home in Canton.

Service: Funeral services will begin at 10:30 Wednesday, September 3 at Canton Lutheran Church

Doris Randall

Doris Randall, age 94, passed away Saturday, August 30, 2014 at the Good Samaritan Society Canton.  Funeral services will begin at 10:30 Wednesday, September 3 at Canton Lutheran Church.  Visitation will be Tuesday from 4-8 p.m., family present 6-8 p.m., … Continue reading

Julie Rock

August 12, 1954 - August 11, 2014

Service: A memorial service will be held at Cannon Beach Community Church in Canon Beach, OR at 2:00 PM September 14th, and a marker will be placed in the Vander Waerdt family plot in Canton, SD.

Julie Rock

Julie Ann Vander Waerdt Rock died August 11th, 2014 in her sleep at home in Seattle, WA. A memorial service will be held at Cannon Beach Community Church in Canon Beach, OR at 2:00 PM September 14th, and a marker … Continue reading