Obituaries

Obituaries

Obituaries

Thursday, April 28, 201604/28/2016

Donald Sweeney, 78, Emery, SD

Funeral services will be 2pm on Friday, April 29, 2016 at the Hettinger-Bittner Funeral Chapel in Emery. Burial will be…

Thursday, April 28, 201604/28/2016

Patty Bauer, 60, Mitchell, SD

Funeral services will be Friday, April 29, 2016 at 4pm at the Will Funeral Chapel. Visitation will be from 2-4pm…

Thursday, April 28, 201604/28/2016

Richard (Dick) Marken, 81, of Mitchell, SD

Funeral services will be 10:30am, Saturday April, 30, at the First Presbyterian Church in Mitchell.  Burial will be in Greenhill…

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