Obituaries

Charles William Yost

Charles William “Chuck” Yost, 73, of rural Gann Valley, died Wednesday, July 3, 2019 at the ranch with his family present.  Funeral Mass will be 1:30 p.m., Wednesday, July 10, at St. Placidus Catholic Church, Duncan (rural Buffalo County) with Father Jim Friedrich, celebrant. There will be overflow seating in tents outside the church with audio/visual of the funeral service.  […]

Elaine Ahlemeier

Elaine Ahlemeier, 91 of Sioux Falls, and formerly of Gettysburg, died Wednesday, July 3, 2019 at her home in Sioux Falls. She has donated her body to Science at USD, Vermillion, SD.  A service was held Monday, July 8 at the United Methodist Church, Gettysburg with Pastor Jeff Adel presiding. There will be a celebration of life at Royal Oaks […]

Jeanine Ann Schlicht

Jeanine Ann (Witt) Schlicht, 89, of Maple Grove, MN died July 3, 2019, at a Minneapolis hospital. Jeanine was born in Gettysburg, S.D., May 4, 1930, to Irwin and Flora (Tanner) Witt. The Witt family moved to La Crosse in 1931, where Jeanine grew up and attended First German Ev. Lutheran School, also known as the Dutch College and then […]

Corbin Hill

Corbin Garrett Hill, 35, of Harrold, died June 17, 2019 from complications of a seizure disorder.   He was born March 12, 1984 in Newcastle, Wyoming, the son of Roger and Emily Hill.  He attended high school in Agar, later receiving his GED.  He moved to Watertown where he attended college studying criminal justice.  Corbin is survived by his son […]

Edna Machan

Edna Machan, 94, of Gettysburg, died on Tuesday, June 18, 2019 at Maryhouse in Pierre.  Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Thursday, June 27 at the United Methodist Church, Gettysburg, with Pastor Jeff Adel presiding. Burial will be in the Gettysburg Cemetery. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service.  Edna Orvilla Machan was born April 15, […]

JoAnn Tennant

JoAnn Tennant, 74, of Sioux Falls, SD died Monday, June 17, 2019 at Southridge Healthcare Center under hospice care.   A memorial service will be held at Lincoln Hills Bible Church in Sioux Falls, SD on Wednesday, June 19 at 6:30 p.m.  There will be a second memorial service in Gettysburg, SD at Grace Bible Church on June 21 at […]

Verna D. Knott

Verna D. Knott, 91, of Lebanon, died Nov. 23, 2018 at the Avera Oahe Manor in Gettysburg. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m., Sunday, June 23, 2019 at the Lebanon Hall, with burial in the Lebanon Cemetery. Luce Funeral Home of Gettysburg has been entrusted with Verna’s arrangements. www.familyfuneralhome.net

Thelma Hepper

Thelma Rose Norris Hepper, longtime resident of Potter County, died Thursday, May 30, 2019 at Avera St. Luke’s Hospital in Aberdeen, SD, after a short illness.  It was her intention to set a new Norris record for longevity by exceeding her Uncle Cliff Norris’s record of 92 years and 1 month. So close! Funeral  were Tuesday, June 11 at the […]

Autumn Jungwirth

Autumn Catherine Jungwirth, 24, of Lake Poinsett, SD and formerly the assistant teacher for the Gettysburg Preschool in 2017-18, died May 27, 2019, at Prairie Lakes Healthcare in Watertown, SD.  Mass of Christian Burial was held June 3 at St. Bernard Catholic Church in Redfield, with Hyke Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. In lieu of flowers, the family will […]

Charles “Chuck” Wager

Charles “Chuck” Wager, 85, of Gettysburg, died Saturday June 1, 2019 at Avera Oahe Manor, Gettysburg. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m., Thursday, June 6 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Gettysburg, with Fr. Jerry Kopel presiding. Burial will take place in the Gettysburg Cemetery at a later date with military honors. Charles “Chuck” Hugh Wager was born […]


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