Albert Scott Woods, age 61, of Madison, died Wednesday, March 25, 2020, at Ava's House under hospice care, in Sioux Falls. Memorial services will be held at Trinity Lutheran Church at a later date.

Bernard "Bernie" Schmanski, age 89, of Sioux Falls, formerly of Madison, died on Monday, March 30, 2020 at Dougherty Hospice House in Sioux Falls.

Leon Edward Stalls, III, age 74, died on March 28, 2020, at Windom Area Health in Windom, Minn.

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.

Robert "Tank" Larson, age 78, of Chester, SD, passed away at his daughter's home in Madison on March 28th, 2020. Due to the current CDC guidelines, a private family gathering will be held. A gathering for all friends and family will be announced at a later date.

Sylvia Callahan, age 88 of Lexington, Oklahoma passed away Tuesday, March 24, 2020.

Albert Scott Woods, 61, of Madison, died on March 25, 2020, under hospice care at Ava's House in Sioux Falls. Memorial services will be held at Trinity Lutheran Church at a later date.

Darlene J. Renner, 94, formerly of Madison, died on March 17, 2020, at Majestic Bluffs Nursing Home in Yankton.

Janet A. (Kramer) Dickerson, age 77, of Madison, South Dakota, passed away unexpectedly of cardiopulmonary arrest due to COPD on March 14, 2020 in Mesa, Arizona.

Gordon Hagemann, 88, of Madison passed away at Madison Regional Health on Saturday, March 21, 2020.

Martin Connor, age 88, of Howard, died Tuesday, March 17, 2020, at the Good Samaritan Society in Howard. A Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:00 AM, Friday, March 20, 2020, at St. Agatha Catholic Church in Howard. Burial will follow at St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery. Visitation will be 5-7 PM…

John Wipf, 79, of Howard, died on March 14, 2020, at his residence.

Carol Ann Bebo was born on December 25, 1945, at Madison, S.D. to Kenneth and Erma (Abraham) Stewart. She attended country school near Ramona S.D. and graduated from Ramona High School in 1963. She graduated from Nettleton Commercial College in Sioux Falls, S.D. in 1964. She worked for the S…

Ramona Weinkauf, 85, of Luverne, Minn., died on March 10, 2020.

Brenda Lage, age 75, of Wentworth, passed away March 14, 2020 at Avantara nursing home in Lake Norden, SD.

Glen Nordland, 96, of Wentworth, died on March 12, 2020, at Bethel Lutheran Home in Madison. There will be no services held at this time. Burial at Black Hills National Cemetery in Sturgis will be held later.

Margaret "Peggy" Chapin Thomas, age 94 and 11 months, died peacefully with loving family around her at Morningstar Assisted Living in Sparks on March 3, 2020.

Ramona Weinkauf, 85, of Jasper, Minn., died on March 10, 2020, at the Mary Jane Brown Home in Luverne, Minn.

Theodore J. Pins, Jr. "Ted," age 83, of Wentworth, SD, passed away Wednesday, March 11, 2020, at home under the care of his family and home hospice.

H. Joseph Maher, 89, of Brookings, SD passed away Wednesday, March 11, 2020, at the Brookings Health Care System, Brookings, SD.

Ron Cade, age 84, a long-time Sioux Falls resident, died March 3, 2020 at Ava's House in Sioux Falls, SD. A private graveside service was held at the Salem Lutheran Church Cemetery.

Donald Ray "Don" Bogue, Aberdeen, SD, died March 3, 2020 at the age of 81 in Rockport, TX.

Craig Reiners, age 47, passed away February 18, 2020 from heart surgery complications at the University of Miami Health Care System in Miami, FL.

James Monroe Wright, age 56, Madison, died on March 6, 2020, at his home.

Donald Luther Hildebrandt, 87, of Brookings, died on March 5, 2020, at Brookings Health System.

Rodney DeWayne Limmer, 62, of Wentworth, SD passed away the morning of March 4th, 2020 at Ava's House hospice in Sioux Falls, SD.

Clarence "Mick" Lee passed away on February 20, 2020, at his home, the Casa de Manana Retirement Community in La Jolla, California. He was six weeks shy of his 102nd birthday on April 11.

David W. Hojnacke, 18, died on Feb. 29, 2020.

Yolande Josephson, age 90, of Madison, passed away Wednesday, March 4, 2020 at the Good Samaritan Society in Howard.

Austin Hefner, employee of JL Beers, died March 2, 2020, in Sioux Falls. He was 25.

Julie Swier, 92, of Colton, died Sunday, March 1, 2020 at Dells Nursing and Rehab in Dell Rapids.

Robert "Bob" Sheffield, 76, of Highmore, died on Feb. 23, 2020, at Avera Hand County Memorial Hospital, Miller.

Gene Huddleston, age 77, of Ramona, died Friday, February 21, 2020 at Good Samaritan Society in Howard. A memorial gathering will be held at a later date.

Gerald "Jerry" Goodale died on Thursday, February 20, 2020, at the age of 91 after a long struggle with Alzheimer's disease.

Robert L. Hauge, 74, of Howard, died on Feb. 19, 2020, at the Good Samaritan Society in Howard.

Theodore Joseph "Ted" Feldhaus, 56, of Howard, died on Feb. 18, 2020, at his home.

Joanne E. Owens, 85, formerly of Madison, died on Feb. 15, 2020, at Avera Brady Health and Rehab in Mitchell.

Duane S. "Dewey" Hyland, 69, of Ramona, died on Feb. 18, 2020, at Madison Regional Health System.

Florence L. Sturdevant, 90, of Canova, died on Feb. 14, 2020, at Avera Brady Home in Mitchell.

Joshua Leon Anderson, 39, of Wentworth, SD, passed away on the evening of February 14, 2020 as the result of a vehicle accident.

Betty Sunde, age 93, of Madison, SD, died Thursday, February 13, 2020 at Touchmark at All Saints in Sioux Falls.

Michael Patrick O'Loughlen, 76, of Columbus, NM, passed away Thursday, February 6, 2020 at Memorial Hospital in Las Cruces, NM.

Harley Nathan Cross, 92, of Howard, died on Feb. 10, 2020.

On January 31, 2020, former Madison resident Myrtle "Myrt" V. Cross McKay, 102, died in Charlotte, North Carolina.

Esther M. Ischen, 89, of Fedora, died on Feb. 5, 2020, at the Good Samaritan Society in Howard.

Just two months away from her 15th birthday our sweet Shelby girl finished up her time here on earth and went back to heaven to be with Jesus and her Grandpa Gordie.

Rick Sterling, 72, of Rapid City, died January 31, 2020. He lived most of his life in Madison and will be buried on a warm day this summer in the Franklin Cemetery.

Carol Jean Bender, age 85, peacefully passed away February 2, 2020 at the Eckstein Hospice House in Scottsdale, AZ.

Beverly Jean Bamberg, 95, formerly of Corsica, died on Jan. 29, 2020, at Madison Regional Health System.

Janet Richardson, 89, of Sioux Falls, formerly of Madison, died on Jan. 30, 2020.

Beverly Jean Bamberg, 95, formerly of Corsica, died at Madison Regional Health System on Wednesday, January 29, 2020.

Carole Grayson, 78, of Sioux Falls, SD passed away on February 1, 2020 at Ava's Hospice House.

Holly Marie Stubbs, age 83, of Madison, and Yuma, AZ, died Saturday, January 25, 2020, at the Yuma Regional Medical Center.

Alice E. Severson (Abraham), age 94, of Sioux Falls, entered heaven on Friday, January 31, 2020, after a valiant battle with health issues at Touchmark at All Saints in Sioux Falls. Her devotion to family and belief in God supported her and finally gave her peace.