24 obituaries

2002-11-23T23:00:00Z 24 obituaries Rapid City Journal
November 23, 2002 11:00 pm

Clifford L. Brown

RAPID CITY - Clifford L. Brown, 87, Rapid City, died at his home Thursday, Nov. 21, 2002.

He was born June 29, 1915, at Bassett, Neb. Clifford married Helen E. Sterling on Feb. 17, 1937, at Grand Island, Neb. The couple resided at Broken Bow, Neb., following their marriage and Clifford worked for the J.C. Penney Co. until he enlisted in the Armed Forces during World War II. He returned to Broken Bow following military service and he and his wife opened the Broken Bow Country Club and Golf Course. They later established a dance hall and skating rink which they owned and managed.

Clifford owned and operated several businesses in Broken Bow through the years. The family moved to Rapid City in 1956 and purchased the Marcoe Motel. They later sold the motel and purchased the Rushmore Amusement Co. Clifford was involved in a number of businesses in Rapid City including Bimbos and Griffs fast food businesses. Following semi-retirement Clifford and his wife became "snowbirds," traveling in the winter months. They eventually purchased a home in Sun City, Ariz., and would spend the winter in Sun City and summers in Rapid City. He was a sixty year member of the Elks Lodge and enjoyed hunting, golfing and bowling.

Survivors include a son Gary Brown and his wife Gloria, Rapid City, a daughter, Jacque Sewell and her husband Terry, Hermosa, S.D., and three grandchildren, Teresa Pieper and her husband Aaron, Lincoln, Neb., Jason O'Clock and his wife Cari, Reno, Nev., and Heather Brown, Rapid City.

He was preceded in death by his wife Helen and a grandson, Eric Matthew Brown.

Visitation will be from 3 p.m. until 5 p.m. Sunday at the Osheim-Catron Funeral Home.

Services will be at 10 a.m. Monday at the First United Methodist Church with Rev. Doug Diehl officiating.

Interment will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at the Broken Bow City Cemetery, Broken Bow, Neb.

A memorial has been established.

Larry E. Hohn

MITCHELL - Larry E. Hohn, 60, resident of Mitchell, passed away Friday, Nov. 22, 2002.

Funeral Mass will be Wednesday, 10:30 AM, at Holy Family Catholic Church in Mitchell. Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. Tuesday evening with a Scripture Service at 7:00 p.m. at the Bittner Funeral Chapel.

He was born September 11, 1942, to Florian and Caroline Weins Hohn. He married Pauline Page, October 20, 1962, in Mitchell. They moved to Lead where he worked at the Homestake Gold Mine for 4 years. They returned to Mitchell where he worked for the Josten Wilbert Vault Company and for 35 years was employed by Hollaway Construction Company. He was a member of Holy Family Catholic Church and the Moose Lodge.

He is survived by his wife Pauline, 3 children: Cindy and Greg Haraldson of Rapid City; Judy and Randy Nelson of Canton; Jim and Kristy Hohn of Parkston; 8 grandchildren; his mother, Caroline Hohn of Bridgewater; 1 sister, Diane Hohn of Spearfish; and 1 brother, Dave Hohn of Mitchell. He was preceded in death by his father and 1 brother DeWayne.

Bernard Miles Stout

PIERRE - Bernard Miles Stout, 81, Pierre, died Thursday, Nov. 21, 2002, at Sturgis Community Long Term Care Center.

He served in the U.S. Army Air Force from 1942 to 1945.

Survivors include two daughters, Sherri Kelley, Pierre, and Janyce Denton, Houston, Texas; one sister, Evelyn Blumberg, Missoula, Mont.; two brothers, Roy Stout and Pat Stout, both of Kadoka; and one granddaughter.

Memorial services will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 26, at First Presbyterian Church in Kadoka, with the Rev. Gary McCubbin officiating. Inurnment will follow at Kadoka Cemetery.

Kinkade Funeral Chapel in Sturgis is in charge of arrangements.

Lloyd Hultenschmidt

QUINN - Lloyd Hultenschmidt, 88, Quinn, died Saturday, Nov. 23, 2002, at Hans P. Peterson Memorial Hospital in Philip.

He served in the U.S. Navy from 1944 to 1945.

Survivors include his wife, Elsie Hultenschmidt, Quinn; one brother, Richard Hultenschmidt, Corning, Calif.; and one sister, Mabel Lewis, Sturgis.

Visitation will be from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. Monday, Nov. 25, at Rush Funeral Chapel in Wall, and one hour before services Tuesday at the church. Services will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 26, at Wall Methodist Church, with the Rev. Jim Cissell and the Rev. Jeff Tippner officiating. Burial, with military honors, will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday at Black Hills National Cemetery near Sturgis.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials be made to Philip Nursing Home or Wall Clinic.

Irvin B. Casey

WINNER - Irvin B. Casey, 85, Winner, died Thursday, Nov. 21, 2002, at Winner Regional Nursing Home.

Survivors include one brother, Robert Casey, Tucson, Ariz.

Visitation will be one hour before services, which will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday, Nov. 25, at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Winner. Burial will be at Winner Cemetery.

Reuben A. Schroeder

LEMMON - Reuben A. Schroeder, 82, Lemmon, died Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2002, at Fort Meade Veterans Affairs Medical Center.

Arrangements are pending with Evanson-Jensen Funeral Home in Lemmon.

L.D. Crocker

BOWMAN, N.D. - L.D. Crocker, 74, Bowman, died Friday, Nov. 22, 2002, at Southwest Healthcare Services Hospital.

Survivors include his wife, Beverly Crocker, Bowman; four daughters, Kris Lefler, Majove, Calif., Kim Brockman, Longmont, Colo., Kelley Jones, Enid, Okla., and Lisa Young, Rapid City; one brother, James Crocker, Maple Grove, Minn.; two sisters, Nancy King, Artesia, N.M., and Patsy Krysch, Maple Grove; 12 grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.

Services will be at 10 a.m. Monday, Nov. 25, at Bowman Lutheran Church, with the Rev. Becca Krogstad and the Rev. Galan Strand officiating. Burial will follow at Bowman Cemetery.

Krebsbach Funeral Service in Bowman in charge of arrangements.

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