Kenneth Eldon Relf, a USD Vermillion graduate, passed away quietly at the Coliseum Medical Center in Macon, GA on Saturday, Dec. 21 at 5 p.m. He was 94-years-old. Kenneth was born on the family farm west of Flandreau on July 12, 1919 to Ethel Mae and Charles Harrison Relf. He … Read Article
Greg Bierle passed away on Dec. 29, 2013. He fought pancreatic cancer. He married Roseann Bruyer in Vermillion, SD, on July 9, 1977. Together they have four children, Michelle, Angie, Chris and Emily. Michelle married Bill Stein and they live in Wisconsin. Angie is married to Colin Early and they … Read Article
Harvey A. Wiens, 90, died Friday, Dec. 20, 2013, at the Tieszen Memorial Home, Marion. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, Dec. 28, at 11 a.m. at Salem Zion Mennonite Church (North), 27844 443rd Ave., Freeman, with burial in the church cemetery. Harvey was born on Nov. 24, … Read Article
Ivan “Van” Dale Pierce, 95, of Vermillion, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 17, 2013, at the Sanford Vermillion Care Center. Ivan was born Aug. 28, 1918, in Volin, to Lewis and Hattie (Johnson) Pierce. He graduated from Vermillion High School and attended the University of South Dakota. On July 17, 1941, … Read Article
Jerry F. Kutilek, 70, of Vermillion, died Friday, Dec. 20, 2013, at Sanford Hospital in Vermillion. Arrangements are pending with the Hansen Funeral Home in Vermillion.
Tate Daniel Hoxeng, Infant son of Brian and Heather (Hessman) Hoxeng passed away Friday, Dec. 20, 2013, at the Sanford USD Medical Center in Sioux Falls. Private family services will be held. The Hansen Funeral Home in Vermillion is handling the arrangements.
John N. “Jack” Russell, 77, of Vermillion, passed away peacefully at his home on Saturday, Dec. 14, 2013, after a brief battle with cancer. He was surrounded by his loving family. A prayer service will be held at 7 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 22, at St. Agnes Catholic Church. A Mass … Read Article
Jane Poindexter, 66, formerly of Beresford, passed away Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013, at home in Sylmar, CA under hospice care following a short battle with cancer. Memorial services will be held at Grace Baptist Church, Santa Clarita, CA, on Jan. 3, 2014, and at Dalesburg Baptist Church, rural Beresford, on … Read Article
Lorraine C. Brown, age 89, of Vermillion, passed away on Monday, Dec. 16, 2013, at Sanford Medical Center, Sioux Falls. Memorial Services will be 10 a.m., Friday, Dec. 20, 2013, at St. Agnes Catholic Church in Vermillion, with Rev. John Fischer officiating. Burial of her cremated remains will be in the BluffView … Read Article
Maxine Adell (Kephart) Seeman passed peacefully in Mesa, Arizona on Dec. 3, 2013, only 28 days shy of her 101st birthday. Born in Wells, MN, to Clyde D. Kephart and Grace E. Kelley, preceded in death by husband Larry M Seeman and daughter Mary A. Porter. Survived by children Larry … Read Article