She was the coordinator for the American Red Cross for many years. She was selected South Dakota Merit Mother in 1992 and the South Dakota "Mother of the Year" in 1994. Survivors include five sons, Gordy (Joan) of Sinai, Joel (Robin) of Badger, Jim (Lori ... (Daily Leader Extra)
Harold Thomas Stephens, 68, of Burbank, South Dakota, a wonderful loving husband, and father, passed away peacefully on Monday, November 17, 2014, after a long battle with Leukemia at Sanford USD Medical Center in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. The ... (Vermillion Plain Talk)
Leo Hallan, age 58, of Yankton, South Dakota, died Thursday, December 4, 2014 at Avera Sacred Heart Hospital in Yankton. Memorial services are 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, December 9, 2014 at the Wintz & Ray Funeral Home in Yankton with Reverend Dani Jo Ninke ... (Yankton Daily Press & Dakotan)
She was born on Aug. 2, 1929, in Conde, S.D., to Vern and Florence (Gula) Walter. The family moved from South Dakota to Baker City, Ore., where she graduated from high school. Pearl attended Northwest Nazarene University where she got a degree in teaching. (Twin Falls Times-News)
Ivan was born on July 11, 1961, in Rosebud, to Clarence and Cordellia Mae (White Feather) Greenleaf. He lived in various places in South Dakota and Nebraska. He then moved to Watertown in 1984, and has since lived here. Ivan worked at New Horizons and ... (Public Opinion)
Over the years I've pondered the meaning of trials and sorrow that my loved ones or I have endured. Some believe there are lessons to learn from hardship. I agree. In many instances we learn compassion, empathy, faith, trust, and humility. Our own choices will often lead to natural consequences that...
"Hold faithfulness and sincerity as first principles."- Confucius, The Analects When someone you love loses a loved one, your first instinct is to comfort. Follow that instinct. If you are sincere, your heartfelt words and expressions of love are always welcome. There are a few suggestions I woul...