Herbert Rud, 83 of Pierre, died Oct. 26 at St. Mary’s Hospital in Pierre. Services were held Oct. 31 at Isburg Funeral Chapel. Burial was at Riverside Cemetery
Arrangements have been placed in care of Isburg Funeral Chapel.
Herbert was born Feb. 28, 1929 in Gettysburg, SD to Harold and Emma (Udahl) Rud. He grew up north of Gettysburg where he attended school.
He worked for the Home Stake Mine and with the crew on the face of the Oahe Dam.
He is survived by his wife, Edina Rud of Pierre, his three daughters and their husbands: Barb and John Bailey of Niceville, FL, Sandy and Ivan Gravatt of Pierre, SD and Nancy and Harry Freeman of Belle Fourche, SD; 10 grandchildren and 24 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, brothers, Emil and Donald; sister Gladys Parsons; grandkids: Harry Freeman III and Howard Freeman and two great-grandkids: Seth Hansen and Matthew Spencer.