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May 8th, 2013

Lyle Witt

Funeral services for Lyle Witt, age 62, of Hettinger, North Dakota, will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at the Reformed Presbyterian Church in Lemmon, South Dakota. Rev. John Irwin and Chaplain David Peterson will officiate with burial to follow in the Greenhill Cemetery in Lemmon, SD.
Lyle passed away on Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at the West River Regional Medical Center in Hettinger, ND.

May 1st

Locket Dale “Rock” Hespe

Locket Dale “Rock” Hespe, age 74, of Weatherford, Okla., died April 27, 2013, in Weatherford.
Memorial service will be held Friday, May 3, at 2:00 PM in “The Chapel” of Lockstone Funeral Home with Bro. David Lawrence officiating.
Locket was born to William G. and Beulah (Dunham) Hespe on August 5, 1938 in Philip, S.D. He lived in Milesville until age 14 when he came to Oklahoma with Roy Horton Custom Harvest crew and stayed.
On March 5, 1961, he married Pearlene Sellers. He had one son, Dale Wayne Hespe.

Sarah Allison

Sarah Allison, age 35, Sturgis, S.D., died Saturday, April 27, 2013, at the Sturgis Regional Hospital.

Pauline Schofield

Pauline Schofield, age 82, Midland, S.D., died Saturday, April 27, 2013, at the Philip Nursing Home.
Eva Pauline Fosheim was born on September 21, 1930, in Midland, the daughter of Peter and Viola (Hand) Fosheim. She grew up in the Deep Creek area and was baptized and confirmed in the Deep Creek Church. This church would always hold fond memories for her and a special place in her heart. She completed grades one through eight at Little Eagle School and attended Midland High School.

Stephanie Williams

Stephanie Williams, age 37, of Wall, S.D., died Tuesday, April 23, 2013, at the Sanford USD Medical Center in Sioux Falls.

Harriet Noteboom

Harriet Noteboom, age 96, of Okaton, S.D., died Friday, April 26, 2013, at the Kadoka Nursing Home.
Harriet Roghair was born November 10, 1916, in Alton, Iowa, the daughter of Henry and Cornelia Roghair. Growing up, Harriet helped her mother with the younger children and the house work. The family moved to Okaton in 1925. After graduating from high school, Harriet took nurses training in Chamberlain. She spent several years working in hospitals, doctor’s offices, and home health care.

Marion F. Olesen

Marion F. Olesen, 70, Philip, S.D., died Friday, April 26, 2013, at Rapid City Regional Hospital.
Survivors include two sons, Richard (Margi) Olesen, Lead, and Jerry (Susan) Olesen, Kingston, N.C.; five daughters, Brenda (Terry) Cooper, Box Elder, Lisa Olesen, Platsburg, N.Y., Vickie Romer, Alamosa, Colo., Liza Duran, Alamosa, and Alta (Matt) Polich, Spearfish; five grandchildren; a brother, Eugene (Gena Loose) Welborn, Huntley, Mont.; and two sisters, Bernice (Tom) Hash, Billings, Mont., and Nordine (Bill) Rogers, Montana.

Berthold "Bert" Fried

Berthold A. "Bert" Fried, 90, Sturgis, died Saturday, April 27, 2013 at the Rapid City Regional Hospital.
Visitation will be noon until 9 p.m. on Wednesday at the Kinkade Funeral Chapel in Sturgis with a prayer service beginning at 7 p.m.
Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Thursday, May 2, 2013 at the First Presbyterian Church in Whitewood with Pastor Steve Agan officiating. Burial with military honors follows at the Black Hills National Cemetery near Sturgis.
A memorial has been established to the Meade County Senior Center.

April 29th

Linda Kramer

Linda Kramer, age 67, of Philip, S.D., formerly Burlington, Iowa, died Saturday, April 6, 2013, at St. Joseph Hospital in Tucson, Ariz.

June Wanczyk

June Wanczyk, age 85 of Wall, S.D., died Saturday, April 20, 2013, at the Hans P. Peterson Memorial Hospital in Philip.
June Ailene Weller was born June 6, 1927, at Arriba, Colo., the daughter of Leonard “Bill” and Stella (Anderson) Weller. She grew up and received her education in Arriba, graduating from Arriba High School in May 1945. She attended Bonnie Beauty School in Denver, graduating in November 1946.