Archive - 2013

July 24th

July 17th

Tillie Nesland celebrates 95 years

Nearly one hundred and fifty relatives, friends, and neighbors joined former Faith resident, Tillie Nesland, in Rapid City Saturday to help celebrate her 95th birthday. Tillie was born in Montana in 1918, moved to Faith at an early age, and has lived in more recent years in Mesa, Arizona and Rapid City. Her sons, Jim and Bob (Edie) plus grandchildren and great grandchildren, her sister Noreen (Bob) Jensen and other relatives, nieces and nephews, attended from Colorado, New York, New Jersey, Beresford, Faith, Rapid City and other towns in South Dakota.

Lorraine Carlson___________________

Lorraine Carlson, 82, died Monday, July 8, 2013, at her home from complications of cancer.
She was born in Hettinger, North Dakota, to Otto and Beatrice Jensen of Sorum, South Dakota. She and Dewayne Carlson of Bison, South Dakota, were married July 2, 1931, in Rapid City.
She is survived by a son, Wade Carlson and (special friend, Margaret Joseph); a granddaughter, Mackenzie (Jason) Grimes; her two beloved great-granddaughters; nieces; and a nephew.
She was preceded in death by her husband; an infant son, Craig; a sister, Joan Meyer; a brother, Reed Jensen; and her parents.