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Elsie Esterling - December 24, 2017

Elsie Esterling left us for her heavenly home on December 24, 2017. Her last days were spent at the Pioneer Nursing Home in Viborg, SD. Elsie was born on February 17, 1927 to Emmanuel and Emma (Klima-Reich) Dormaier in Menno, SD. Being the youngest of six children and growing up during a difficult time served her well through life and she never forgot the lessons her strong Christian upbringing taught her. After completing her high school...

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Darlene Vlasak - November 28, 2017

Darlene Faye Vlasak was born on August 6, 1946 in Gregory, SD to Jerry Vlasak and Agnes (Svoboda) Vlasak. She grew up on the family farm north of Dallas, SD. She went to school at Eden Township Country School and graduated from Gregory High School in 1964. Dar attended college at Black Hills State and received her Bachelors in Education in 1968. Dar's first teaching job was in Gregory where she taught Physical Education for two years. ...

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Wayne Lopour - November 24, 2017

Wayne Lee Lopour was born June 1, 1943 to Ladus and Anna (Vladyka) Lopour. He grew up on the farm that his grandparents Jan and Anna Lopour bought in 1912. He attended country school at Jones West Central and went to Gregory High School graduating in 1961. Wayne attended Southern State Teachers College graduating with an Elementary Teaching degree. Wayne received a BA from Northern State College in Aberdeen, SD. He taught in many schools...

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Arlene Kostal Fuhrman - November 18, 2017

Arlene Fern Meiners was born April 11, 1921 to Henry and Emilia (Marohn) Meiners at Lamar, NE. She was baptized in the Lutheran Church at Amherst, CO in 1921. The family moved to the Millboro/Clearfield area in SD and lived in a sod house for a while. Arlene was confirmed in the Jerusalem Lutheran Church near Carter, SD. She went to high school in the Millboro Church basement and graduated with salutatorian honors. Arlene married Joseph...

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Harold Dobesh - November 3, 2017

Harold Dean Dobesh was born November 20, 1924 to Charles and Tillie (Bahm) Dobesh in Gregory County, South Dakota. Harold's family moved to Bennett County in 1926 and he later graduated from Martin High School in 1943. After high school he owned a ranch in Bennett County which he farmed until he sold it in the early 60's. Along with ranching, Harold began working for the Department of Agriculture during high school as an adjuster and...

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Opal Carley - October 23, 2017

Opal Mary Carley passed away peacefully at the Butte Nebraska Healthcare Center on October 23, 2017. Opal was 85 years old at the time that God called her to His eternal home. Opal (Higgins) Carley was born in Stuart, NE on November 24, 1931 to James and Zoe (Brown) Higgins. Opal, the eldest of her three siblings, Thelma, Orlon and Lila, grew up on the family ranch near Brocksburg, Keya Paha County, Nebraska. The ranch where the Higgins...

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Michael Boyer - October 21, 2017

Michael Boyer was born March 17, 1959 to Donald and Louise Anna (Weaver) Boyer in Altoona, PA. In 1980 he joined the 200th Engineer Guard Unit and left for basic training with brothers Tom and Rick. Mike was married to Cheryl Tate. Mike adopted Becky Jo and he & Cheryl had a son David. Later they were divorced. Mike married Arlene Songer on January 23, 1983 and to this union three sons were born, Kelly, Leonard, and RJ(Michael). They...

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Rick Duimstra - October 21, 2017

Rick John Duimstra passed away on October 21, 2017, at the age of 62. Rick was born June 21, 1955 to John and LaVonne (Allen) Duimstra. He attended Farmer and Canova Elementary Schools. Rick graduated from Canova High School in 1973. He completed an accounting degree from the University of South Dakota in 1977. Rick married Cheryl Oswald on May 28, 1983. Together they raised: Matthew of Sturgis, SD, Laura (Josh) Letourneau of Star Prairie...

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Mildred Mace - October 19, 2017

Mildred (Stone) Mace was born in Carter, South Dakota on July 19, 1920 to Amelia and Benjamin Stone. Her father passed away when Mildred was quite young. She lived with her mother and brother in their grandparent's home. Eventually her mother married Vaughn Briscoe and to them was born her sister Pat. Mildred was a country school teacher until she left and went with her parents to Encinitas, California. Mildred worked as a "Rosie the...

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Alexa Nicole McKenzie - October 19, 2017

Alexa Nicole McKenzie was born on July 20, 2001 in Gregory, SD, to Myron and Nancy (Giedd) McKenzie. She was baptized and confirmed into her Catholic faith at St. Isidore Catholic Church in Colome, SD. Alexa attended Colome School since kindergarten. She was active in volleyball, basketball, and band. She was also a member of the National Honor Society. Alexa was active in her church community as well, serving as an altar server,...

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