RAPID CITY | George I. Hey, 99, passed away on Dec. 30, 2017, at the Clarkson Mountain View Health Care Facility. George was born May 5, 1918, in Edgemont to Walt and Cora Hey.
George is survived by his wife of 71 plus years, Nancy L. Hey; two children, John (Judy) and Susan (Leonard), all of Rapid City; three grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his brothers, Harry and Bud; and sister, Mildred.
Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 2, at Kirk Funeral Home.
Interment will be at 2 p.m. Friday, Jan. 5, 2018, at the Edgemont Cemetery. A gathering will follow at the United Church in Edgemont.
Memorials in George’s name have been established to preserve the Craven Canyon Pictographs.
Friends may sign his online guestbook at kirkfuneralhome.com.