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Helen Eisenbraun

Helen Eisenbraun, age 95, Hugo, MN, formerly of Wall, SD went to be with her Lord on Tuesday, March 16, 2010, at Hugo Comforts of Home in Hugo.

Helen Lydia Eisenbraun was born June 12, 1914, at Creighton to Gustav and Lydia Eisenbraun. She was baptized into the Lutheran faith on June 27, 1914 and reaffirmed her faith at Emmanuel Lutheran Church in Creighton on April 1, 1928.

She attended 1st through 8th grade at Creighton School and completed Black Hills Commercial College's commercial course in July of 1932. She married Erhard A.

Lois Grimme

Lois Grimme, age 72 of Belvidere, SD, died Monday, March 8, 2010, at her home in Belvidere.

Services were held Monday, March 15, at the Kadoka City Auditorium, with Pastor Gary McCubbin officiating.

Music was provided by Syd Iwan, pianist, with congregational hymns. Special music was provided by Larry Grimme, vocalist, singing Lois' song "Love Is Blind."

Ushers were Harris Eisenbraun, Ken Toews, Chris Baldwin and Dan Rasmussen.

Pearl Couch

Pearl Couch, age 98, of Philip, SD, died Saturday, March 13, 2010, at the Philip Nursing Home.

Services were held Wednesday, March 17, at the United Church in Philip, with Pastor Kathy Chesney officiating.

Music was provided by Marianne Frein, pianist, and Maureen Palecek, vocalist. Usher was Jim Moriarty. Pallbearers were Bill Anderson, Ian Moriarty, Jacob Frein, David Jahner, Lloyd Frein and Keith Jahner.

Interment was in the Masonic Cemetery of Philip.

Wayne Whidby

Wayne Whidby, age 57 of Kadoka, SD, died February 1, 2010, in Mazatlan, Mexico.

A memorial service will be held at 10:00 a.m. Friday, March 19, at the Kadoka City Auditorium in Kadoka, with Pastor Gary McCubbin officiating.

Interment with military honors will be held at 2:30 p.m. Friday, March 19, at the Black Hills National Cemetery.

A memorial is established.

Today I was asked to do the hardest thing I have ever had to do, sum up the story of my father's life. Wayne Alex Whidby was born on March 24, 1952, in Fort Knox, KY, to Evelyn and Julian Whidby.

Rena Nemec

Rena Nemec, age 91, Midland, died Sunday, March 7, 2010, at the Philip Nursing Home.

Visitation will be held from 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, March 10, with a vigil service at 7:00 p.m., all at St. William Catholic Church in Midland.

Mass of Christian burial will be held at 10:00 a.m. Thursday, March 11, at St. Willam Catholic Church in Midland, with Father Ron Garry as celebrant.

Music will be provided by Barb Jones, organist, and Barb Petoske, vocalist. Ushers are Jim Petoske and John Nemec.

Bessie Krogman

Bessie Anna (Petr) Krogman, age 81, White River, SD, was born October 11, 1928, in White River, the daughter of Adolf and Bessie (Fott) Petr. She went home to be with her Lord and Savior, March 3, 2010, at Rochester Methodist Hospital in Rochester, MN, with her daughter, Kristi, at her side.

Bessie's father immigrated to America from Czechoslovakia and Bessie grew up on the family homestead southwest of White River. She attended the Ringthunder Elementary Country School and went to White River High School graduating in 1946.

Hazel Schwalm

Hazel Schwalm, age 76 of Midland, SD, died March 2, 2010, at St. Mary's Healthcare Center in Pierre.

Services were held Monday, March 8, at the Open Bible Standard Church in Midland with Pastor Randy Ellendorf officiating.

Music was provided by Marlis Doud. Ushers were Red Willoughby and Jerry Nemec. Pallberers were Ed Heeb, Gary Snook, Wylie Schwalm, Dick Nemec, David Flom and Mickey Daly.

Interment was in the Midland Cemetery.

Hazel E. Hanson was born December 23, 1933, in Midland, SD, the daughter of Joseph and Marie (Dhaenen) Hanson.