Funeral homes often submit obituaries as a service to the families they are assisting. However, we will be happy to accept obituaries from family members pending proper verification of the death.

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Sarrah Marie Liedtke, age 54, of Nunda, SD, passed away on Saturday, August 28, 2021.

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Karen Campbell was born on May 6, 1940 to Loren and Vera (Stewart) Campbell in Madison, South Dakota. Karen had a unique childhood, living both on Lake Madison and on the railroad, where her father worked. She lived next to a handsome young man, Bill Larson, whom she later married. She spent…

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Ruth Joan Spencer, age 90, passed away on June 1, 2021 at Pacifica Senior Living in Ellensburg, WA, where she had resided since February 2019.

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Charlie Alverson, age 88, of Madison, formerly of Chester, passed away Saturday, August 21, 2021, at his home surrounded by his family.

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Kelvin “Kelly” Casper, age 66, of Macedonia, IA, passed away on Saturday, August 14, 2021 at Mercy Hospital in Council Bluffs, IA.

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Verna (Tilstra) Krahling, 78, of Madison, SD, passed away at her home on August 15, 2021, with family by her side. Funeral services will begin at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, August 19, at St. John Lutheran Church in Madison. Visitation will be held from 5 — 7 p.m. on Wednesday, with a prayer ser…

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Carol Nangle, 85, of Pipestone, Minn., died on Aug. 14, 2021 at the Pipestone County Hospice House in Pipestone.

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Yvonne Ann Poncelet, 86, of Howard, died on Aug. 14, 2021, in Sioux Falls. Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m. Wed., Aug. 18, St. Agatha Catholic Church in Howard. Visitation is Tuesday from 5-7 p.m. at the church with a prayer service and rosary at 7.

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Peggy Swier, age 78 of Hartford, SD passed away Friday, August 13, 2021 at the Bethel Lutheran Home in Madison, SD.

Robert Leroy Thesenvitz, 74, died on Aug. 1, 2021, at Ava's House in Sioux Falls.

Bob Weber, 82, of Watertown, SD (formerly of Madison) passed away July 28, 2021.

Marie Hanson, 90, of Madison passed away July 27, 2021 at Good Samaritan Home in Howard.

Warren Jay "Jay" Stults, 69, of Madison, died on July 10, 2021, at Ava's Hospice House in Sioux Falls.

Orville Faye Barringer, 83, of rural Canova, died on July 16, 2021, at Edgewood Memory Care in Mitchell.

Mundwiler Funeral Home announces the death of Avis Weber Aden, age 88, of Milbank, SD, who died on July 12, 2021, at Milbank Area Hospital - Avera Health.

Donald Dean Dragseth, 75, of Madison was welcomed into heaven with a pain free body after his courageous eight-year battle with cancer. He passed away on July 17, 2021 at home, surrounded by family.

Winston Gordon Genzlinger, age 79, of Madison, passed away peacefully on June 28, 2021, at his home surrounded by his loving family.

Arvin B. Reuter, age 87, of Madison, died of natural causes on July 16, 2021, while a resident at Heritage Senior Assisted Living Center in Madison. Memorial services will be held at a later date.

Colleen Mathison, age 89, passed away Wednesday, July 14, 2021 at Dougherty Hospice in Sioux Falls.

Colleen Mathison, 89, of Madison, died on July 14, 2021, at Dougherty Hospice House in Sioux Falls.

Kevin Alan Finck, age 64, of Watertown, SD passed away July 10, 2021 in Watertown, SD.

Ardis Wilde was born on May 3, 1946 in Madison, SD. to Albert and Velma (Horsten) Klamm. She grew up in Madison and graduated from Madison High School.

Alan Scott Lundy, 70, of Vermillion, died on July 7, 2021.

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Laurie Lee, 83, formerly of Madison, died on July 2, 2021, at his home in Belmont, Calif.

Lloyd Schultz, age 93, died on July 8, 2021, at the Madison Regional Health System in Madison, SD.

Sherry Lynn Gullickson, age 57, met the arms of God, peacefully surrounded by her family on July 4th at her home after a courageous battle with ovarian cancer.

Tammy Bohl, 64, died on July 3, 2021, in Yankton. Services will begin at 10:30 a.m. Fri., July 9, at Rustand-Weiland Funeral in Madison.

Roger J. Rath, formerly of Madison, SD passed away peacefully on March 13, 2021 in the North Carolina State Veterans Home in Kinston, NC.

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Donald Wayne Hageman, 69, of Fort Pierre, SD, died Saturday, July 3, 2021, at Avera St. Luke's Hospital in Aberdeen, SD.

Vicki Reif, 70, of Madison passed away on July 2, 2021 at Avera McKennan Hospital in Sioux Falls.

Dorothy Caroline Schrooten, 97, of Fedora, died on June 30, 2021. Funeral services begin at 11 a.m. Tues., July 6, at Beach United Methodist Church in Howard. The family will be present Monday from 5-7 p.m. at Willoughby Funeral Home, Howard.

Vicki Reif, 70, of Madison, died on July 2, 2021, at Avera McKennan Hospital in Sioux Falls. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Mon., July 5, at Kinzley Funeral Home in Madison with visitation one hour prior. Burial will take place at a later date.

Bette Kinsella, age 91, of Sioux Falls, formerly of Madison, died on July 1, 2021, at Sanford Heart Hospital in Sioux Falls.

Joseph Ramm, former Madison resident, died on Sept. 15, 2020, in Albertsville, Ala. Internment will be held on July 8 at 3 p.m. at Veterans Memorial Cemetery, 25965 477th Ave. Sioux Falls. Friends may join the family for fellowship following the ceremony.

Coleen Larson, 73, of Madison passed away at United Living Community in Brookings on June 29, 2021.

The surviving children of Donna Sullivan plan a memorial for her on July 24 in Madison. The family will gather at St. Thomas Cemetery at 1:30 p.m. for committal prayers and music, then meet at the Madison Country Club at 2:15 p.m. for a celebration of life. Those who are interested may join …

Karl Stampe Henning, 83, of Madison, died on June 25, 2021, at the Good Samaritan Society in Howard.

Jerald Lee "Jerry" Heckenlaible, 78, of Madison, died on Jan. 7, 2021, at the Sanford USD Medical Center in Sioux Falls. A memorial service will begin at 2 p.m. Wed., June 30, at St. John Lutheran Church in Madison.

Effie Bamsey, age 90, of Madison, passed away March 9, 2021 at Bethel Lutheran Home in Madison.

Sharon Lee Brown, age 84, of Houston, Texas, formerly of Madison, South Dakota, passed away Tuesday, April 21st, 2020 at Houston Northwest Medical Center.

Margaret Avis Loner, 96, died on May 28, 2021. Funeral services will be held at the Eternal Valley Memorial Park Mortuary, Newhall, Calif., at 1 p.m. on July 12, 2021.

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