Walter W. ‘Walt’ Leonard

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Walter W. (Walt) Leonard passed away on July 29, 2018, after a lengthly battle with cancer, with his loving wife, Eileen, as well as best friends, Kelly and Nona Cashaback by his side.

Walt worked at BNSF for almost 40 years and was also an avid...

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Leona Myrtle McMaster, 96

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Leona Myrtle McMaster, 96, of Hot Springs, passed away August 2, 2018, at the Pine Hills Retirement Community in Hot Springs.

Leona was born July 11, 1922, at the farm home of her parents, Martin and Marie (Meyers) Paulsen, near Hazard, Neb. When...

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Barbara F. Bryan, 77

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Barbara F. Bryan, 77, passed away Tuesday, July 31, 2018, at Mary Lanning HealthCare in Hastings, Neb.

Funeral service is 10 a.m., Monday, August 6, 2018, at All Saints Chapel in Good Samaritan Society at Hastings, with Pastor Charles Johnson...

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Leo Clark Moses, 98

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Leo Clark Moses, 98, formerly of Hot Springs, passed away on Monday, July 16, 2018. He lived the last three years outside of Brule, Neb., being lovingly cared for by nephew, Denny and Cheryl Thompson. Leo was born on July 18, 1919, to Leroy and...

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Leilani Rae Homelvig, 60

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Leilani Rae Homelvig, 60, died July 11, 2018, at her home in Hot Springs.

Leilani was born May 28, 1958, in Tucson, Ariz., to William and Gloria (Crowther) Bernard. Leilani proudly served in the U. S. Navy from 1982 until her honorable...

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William (Bill) Fitzner, 95

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William (Bill) Frederick Fitzner - May 13, 1923 - January 5, 2018

Bill passed away on January 5, 2018 at Seven Sisters Living Center, Hot Springs. Bill was born to Emma Kathryn Hauff, Poore, Ostrom, Fitzner and Frederick Fitzner on May 13...

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Mary ‘Kathleen’ Connell, 95

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Mary ‘Kathleen’ Connell, 95, of Oral, passed away on July 3, 2018, at Seven Sisters Living Center, in Hot Springs.

Kathleen was born October 1, 1922, in Beaver City, Neb.  She attended grade school in Beaver City graduating from Rock County...

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J. L. ‘Jay’ Beckham, 91

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J. L. ‘Jay’ Beckham, 91, of Hot Springs, passed away on July 4, 2018, at Fall River Hospital in Hot Springs.

Jay was born February 18, 1927, into a farming family to Luke Marcus and Frankie Lou (Warr) Beckham, at Prairie Hills, Texas. He attended...

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Leonard James Barr, 89

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Leonard James Barr, 89, of Hill City, passed away June 26, 2018, at the Michael J. Fitzmaurice South Dakota Veterans Home in Hot Springs.

A Vigil was held Sunday, July 1, 2018 at St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church in Hill City.

Mass of Christian...

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Harry Leroy Burdette, 72

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Harry Leroy Burdette July 3, 1945 - January 21, 2018 

Harry Leroy Burdette, 72, of Hot Springs, passed away January 21, 2018, at the Rapid City Regional Hospital in Rapid City, surrounded by his family.

 Harry was born July 3, 1945...

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Perry Michael Ohlsen, 74

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Perry Michael Ohlsen November 10, 1943 - June 17, 2018

Perry Michael Ohlsen, 74, of Hot Springs, died June 17, 2018, in Hot Springs. Perry was born November 10, 1943, to Harold and Gladys (Erie) Ohlsen, in Baltimore, Md. Perry is...

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Daniel C. Thompson, 81

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Daniel C. Thompson, 81, of Ventura, Cali.,  passed away on May 4, 2018.

Dan was born in Estelline on March 2, 1937 to Murel and Adelaide Leonard Thompson. He moved to Hot Springs in 1949 where he graduated from Hot Springs High School in 1955...

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Joseph ‘Joe’ Ferro, 72

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Joseph ‘Joe’ Ferro, 72, of Hot Springs, went to be with his Lord Jesus, May 28, at Rapid City Regional Hospital, in Rapid City.

Joe was born May 8, 1946, in Brooklyn, N.Y., to Anthony and Margaret Ferro. He moved with his parents and sister, Marie...

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