Graveside services will be held at the Elk Point Cemetery at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 22, for Valerie Hladky. She died of COVID-19 Oct. 18, 2020, in Cincinnati, OH. She was 76.

Faye Irene Akridge 95, passed away Friday Sept. 3, 2021 at Sanford Vermillion Care Center in Vermillion.

Barbara Jean Fleck, 75, of Jefferson, died unexpectedly Wednesday, Sept. 1, 2021 at Westwood Specialty Care.

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 J. Brock, Jr., 74, of Elk Point, died Saturday, Aug. 28, 2021 in Sioux City.

Katherine Louise Tucker, 67, of Colton, SD, formerly of Elk Point passed away Friday, Aug. 27, 2021 at Avera Dell Rapids Area Hospital in Dell Rapids.

James Ronald Minick, 86, of Elk Point, died Saturday, Dec. 21, 2019 at Wel-Cov Assisted Living in Elk Point after a brief illness.

Shane Pence, 46, of North Sioux City, died Saturday, July 17, 2021 unexpectedly at a Sioux City hospital.

Bonnie L. (Osterbuhr) Schroll, 84, of Columbia, MO (formerly of Sioux City) passed away peacefully with her loving family beside her July 15, 2021.

Tim O’Connor, age 90, passed away at his home Feb. 8, 2021. He was born in Waterloo, IA Jan. 16, 1931, to Edward and Anna Luella O’Connor. Tim was a longtime resident of Siouxland, moving here in 1970 with his wife, Frances (Kielty) and their three children. Tim was a veteran employee of Wil…

My family and I want to invite you to the Celebration of Life service for Colin Gene Molzen. It will be held on his birthday, Wednesday, July 28, 2021. (He was born in 1938).

Helen Dirks, 89, of Akron, died Wednesday, June 30, 2021 at the Akron Care Center in Akron.

The Celebration of Gerald L. Duhaime’s Life will be held Saturday, July 3 at 10:30 a.m., at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Elk Point. Visitation with family present will be an hour prior to the service at the church.

Harold “Hal” Eugene McSparran, 84, of Dakota Dunes and Surprise, AZ, died Feb. 18, 2020 in Phoenix, AZ.

Merlin Dean Bryan, 80, formerly of Elk Point, died May 18, 2021 in Fremont, NE.

David Arthur Brandon, 70, of Elk Point, passed away Tuesday, May 18, 2021 at Sanford USD Medical Center in Sioux Falls.

Rocky LaFleur, 71, of West Hollywood, formerly of Jefferson, passed away in Los Angeles, CA March 12, 2021, from stage IV pancreatic cancer just two weeks after being diagnosed. His family and friends are convinced he passed through the pearly gates loudly singing show tunes and cracking jokes.

Marvin Leroy Schempp, 82, Alcester, died Thursday, May 20, 2021, at Ava’s House in Sioux Falls. Services were 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, May 25 at Hawarden Christian Reformed Church.

A Memorial Service with military honors for Kavin Fisher will be held Saturday, June 5 from 3-5 p.m. at Kober Funeral Home in Vermillion. Mr. Fisher died in November of 2020.

David Herbert Swanson, aka Dipper, 77, died Oct. 27, 2020 in Hot Springs, SD.

Ardith Elaine Rubida, 92, of Elk Point, left for her last away game Thursday, May 13, 2021, after suffering a fatal stroke. She was surrounded by her loving family.

Richard (Dick) E. Dailey of Jefferson died Thursday, Dec. 17, 2020 at the age of 83.

Glen A. Olson, 81, of Elk Point, died Wednesday, April 28, 2021 in Arizona.

Pat Lee Wagner, 91, of Elk Point, passed away Tuesday, March 30, 2021 at Wel-Life Assisted Living in Elk Point.

Richard John Honomichl was born Feb. 10, 1941 in Wagner, SD, the son of Frank and Mary (Soukup) Honomichl.

Maria Luisa (Munoz) Fowler, 99, passed peacefully into eternity on April 21, 2021. Her husband, Bobbie Lee Fowler, preceded her in death in 1960. She was left alone to raise her three young children, who now survive her – Carmen Wilcox (Larry), Geoffrey Fowler (Ron Szarenski) and Bradley Fow…

Wendell H. Bishop, 93, of Sioux City, died April 3, 2021 at a local hospital.

Bernard Bosse, 98, of Elk Point, passed away Thursday, March 25, 2021 at Sanford USD Medical Center in Sioux Falls after a brief illness.

Alice B. Austin, 83, of Elk Point died in Elk Point Thursday, March 25.

Donald Knecht, 90, of Elk Point, passed away peacefully Thursday, March 11, 2021 at Kingsley Specialty Care in Kingsley, IA with his family by his side.

Andy Minihan, age 51, died suddenly, Saturday, March 13, 2021 in Canton. Mass of Christian Burial will begin at 10:30 a.m. Friday, March 19 at St. Dominic’s Catholic Church in Canton. Visitation, with family present, will be Thursday from 5-7 p.m. at St. Dominic’s. A prayer service and rosar…

Joe “Mac” McGuire, 70, of Jefferson, died Monday, March 8 at Prairie Estates in Elk Point.

John T. Corio Jr. 89, of Jefferson, passed away Feb. 28, 2021 at a local hospital.

Clifford K. Waag, 91, of Akron, died Tuesday, Feb. 23, 2021 at the Akron Care Center.

Stanley Harold Thoms, 59, of Elk Point, died unexpectedly Wednesday, Feb. 17, 2021 at his residence.

Martin J. Bosse, 79, formerly of Jefferson, died Saturday, Feb. 13, 2021, at Wakonda Heritage Manor in Wakonda, SD.

Gerald LeRoy Duhaime, 80, of Dakota Dunes, passed away peacefully on Thursday, Feb. 11, 2021 at Unity Point Hospital. Due to COVID-19, no services will be held at this time. A celebration of life will be held at a future date.

Margaret Kimmel Fowler passed away Feb. 1, 2021, in the comfort of her home in Charlottesville, VA, surrounded by her husband, their three children and other family members.

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Sarah Virginia Sundleaf, 88, of Elk Point, died Tuesday, Jan. 5, 2021 at her home.

Eleanor A. “Ellie” Geary, 66, of Elk Point passed away Sunday, Jan. 24, 2021 peacefully with her family by her side.

Allen James Clark, 64, of Vermillion died Tuesday, Nov. 17, at his home.

Gorman Nygard, 82, of Alcester, died Tuesday, Dec. 29, 2020 at Bethesda of Beresford in Beresford.

Delilah Limoges, 89, died Sunday, Dec. 20, 2020 at Centerville Care and Rehab.

Richard (Dick) E. Dailey of Jefferson passed away Thursday, Dec. 17, 2020 at the age of 83. After several months of declining health, Richard died peacefully at Mercy1 Siouxland Regional Medical Center in Sioux City.

Caitlin B. Rosenbaum, 30, peacefully passed away at home, with her family by her side, Dec. 7, in Elk Point.

Sherry Dell Strong, 89, of McCook Lake, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2020 at UnityPoint Health – St. Luke’s in Sioux City.

Bonnie Alberts, 88, of Vermillion, died Nov. 11 in Sioux Falls.

Georgia M. Honomichl, 92, died Monday, Nov. 16, 2020 in Sioux City.

Stephen Clement Adams was born June 12, 1954 in Copenhagen, Denmark to Sigmund and Ellen (Rasmussen) Adams. He passed away Dec. 6, 2020 at MercyOne Hospital in Sioux City, after a battle with heart failure.

Raymond Paul Hall, 94, of rural Burbank passed away, comfortably, at the Vermillion Care Center Dec. 6, 2020.

Tina Marie Nieuwendorp died suddenly Nov. 5, 2020 at Sanford Medical Center in Sioux Falls, reaching the age of 49 years, three months and three days.