Darlene Jean (Smith) Phelps, age 87, of Colman, passed away Wednesday, January 20, 2021, at the Bethany Home in Brandon.
David R. Meehan, age 43, of Madison, passed away suddenly Tuesday, January 12, 2021, at Madison Regional Health System. A Celebration of Life service will be 2:00 PM, Tuesday, January 19, 2021, at the Ellsworth Funeral Home in Madison.
Larry Lewis Schaffer, age 80, of Ramona, passed away peacefully at his home surrounded by his family on January 6, 2021. Per Larry's request, no funeral service will be held. Visitation will be 5-7 PM, Monday, January 11, 2021, at the Ellsworth Funeral Home in Madison. Burial will be 1:00 PM…
Marlene Pearson, age 88, of Madison, passed away peacefully on December 28, 2020 at Bethel Lutheran Home in Madison, South Dakota. She was the widow of Glenn Pearson who preceded her in death on March 4, 2012 after 54 years of marriage.
Jack Mader was born in Madison on March 5th, 1939 to Lawrence and Erma (Boldt) Mader. He passed away at Banner Del Webb Hospital, Surprise AZ on December 24, 2020 after suffering a massive heart attack.
Aldeheid "Heidi" Dasch, 90, formerly of Madison, died on Dec. 23, 2020, at Crest View Lutheran Home in Columbia Heights, Minn. Inurnment will take place in Prairie Queen Cemetery, rural Nunda, at a later date.
Walter William George was born November 26, 1921 on the family farm North of Chester SD to William and Clara (Mergen) George. Walter attended Chester school until he was needed on the farm. He entered the US Army in August 1942 and received his honorable discharge in October 1945.
Michael Duanne Foss, 87, passed away peacefully Wednesday, December 2, 2020 in Sioux Falls. A private burial will be held Friday, December 4 with a celebration of life later when conditions allow.
Frances M. Hill, 95, of Madison, died on Nov. 29, 2020. Public visitation will be from 5-7 p.m. Wed., Dec. 2, at the Wight & Comes Funeral Chapel in Watertown. Masks are encouraged. Private family services will be Thurs., Dec. 3, at the funeral chapel.
Steven Terrence Lage, 80, of Madison, died on Nov. 26, 2020, after a brief illness. Since June 2019, he had been in the care of Avantara in Lake Norden. Lage was born on May 26, 1940, at Cushing, Iowa, to Terrence and Lela (Cipperly) Lage.
Elton Richard Ristesund, 94, of Howard, died on Nov. 23, 2020. Funeral services will be 1:30 p.m. Sat., Nov. 28, at the Willoughby Funeral Home in Howard. Visitation is one hour prior to services.
Shirley Rudolph was born July, 1936 to Raymond J. and Inez Wiegman in Madison, South Dakota. Shirley spent her youth in South Dakota before attending Carlton College in Minnesota where she majored in music (piano and voice) and education. After college, she taught in Aurora, Colorado until s…
James Rheault, age 67, passed away peacefully at his residence on November 22, 2020. A private family service will be held. Arrangements are entrusted with Rustand-Weiland Funeral Chapel.