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Sioux Falls, South Dakota
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Wednesday, September 30, 1998
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4D Argus Leader, Sioux Falls, South Dakota, Wednesday, Sept. 30, 1998 OBITUARIES FOR THE RECORD SIOUX FALLS Michael Stumes Michael Stumes, 51, of 217 N. Cliff Ave., died Sunday, Sept. 27, 1998, as a result of an auto accident in Rapid City. His wife, Linda, also died in the accident. Mr. Stumes was born March 23, 1947, in San Francisco. He graduated from O'Gor-man High School. He married Linda Robert- V, A1 f Michael Stumes son on Sept. 29, 1992, in Sioux Falls. He worked in the maintenance department at John Morrell & Co., the past 32 years. He was a member of the Minnesota National Guard, SF&G Club, Hog-Harley Owners Club, and was a member of ABATE. Survivors include two stepdaughters: Hannah and Alicia, both at home in Sioux Falls; one brother, Norman of Sioux Falls; two sisters: Mary Carter of Eagan, Minn., and Cathleen Williams of Sioux Falls; and his mother, Jeane Hamilton of Sioux Falls. Services for Michael and Linda Stumes begin at 1:30 p.m. Friday at Miller Funeral Home, with burial in St. Michael Catholic Cemetery. Visitation begins at 1 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home, with the family present 7 to 8:30 that evening. Linda Stumes Linda Stumes, 47, of 217 N. Cliff Ave., died Sunday, Sept. 27, 1998, as a result of an auto accident in Rapid City. Her husband, Michael, also died in the accident. Linda Foley was born July 25, 1951, in Pana, 111. She graduated from Pratt High School in Omaha, Neb. She attended Linda Stumes Augustana College and the University of South Dakota. She married Michael Stumes Sept. 29, 1992, in Sioux Falls. She was a work supervisor at Sioux Vocational Services the past three years. Survivors include two daughters: Hannah and Alicia, both at home; one sister, Connie Lynch of San Francisco; her parents: Jim and Mary Foley of Lake Wales, Fla.; a special nephew, Kenneth Lynch; and a special niece, Jennifer Conley. Services for Linda and Michael Stumes begin at 1:30 p.m. Friday at Miller Funeral Home, with burial in St. Michael Catholic Cemetery. Visitation begins at 1 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home, with the family present 7 to 8:30 that evening. Olive Jensen Olive Jensen, 89, of 3901 S. Marion Road, died Monday, Sept. 28, 1998, at Sioux Valley Hospital. Olive King was born April 14, 1909, in Phillip. She graduated from Wessington High School and moved to Sioux Falls in 1928. She earned a nursing degree from Moe Hospital in 1931. Olive Jensen She married Charles Morris in Elysian, Minn., in 1933. He preceded her in death. She worked as a nurse for many years at Sioux Valley Hospital and Dow-Rummel. She married Ole Jensen on Dec. 28, 1960, in Sioux Falls. He died Dec. 21, 1989. She was a member of First Baptist Church, Pythian Sisters and . Senior Citizens. Survivors include two sons: Lee Morris of Huntsville, Ala., and Charles Jensen of Rapid City; one daughter, Beverly Bjerke of Omaha, Neb.; 12 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and one sister, Ruth Finnie of Sioux Falls. Services begin at 1:30 p.m. Thursday at Miller Funeral Home, with burial in Woodlawn Cemetery. Visitation begins at 1 p.m. today at the funeral home, with the family present 7 to 8:30 p.m. today. Arnold Wick Arnold Wick, 82, of Sioux Falls, died Monday, Sept. 28, 1998, at Sioux Valley Hospital. Mr. Wick was born Nov. 5, 1915, Free delivery to hospitals t funeral homes. Sunshine Floral Kiwanis West 10th 41st & Minnesota 334-3227 331-4401 A I J V -,.. ' . , i i ' i mil ' 3809 East 10th 332-3640 City Wide Delivery Michael Brookshire, always ready to help, dies at age 40 By KELLY TREADWAY Argus Leader Staff MADISON - Michael Brookshire helped transport many flood victims to safety during the heavy rains of 1993 as a member of the Lake-Kingsbury American Red Cross. He was a dedicated member of the Lake County Search and Rescue Team, and he helped other rescue workers cope with their emotions following traumatic incidents, said his wife, Peggy. "He was always helping someone. He never thought he was doing anything spectacular or out of the ordinary," his wife said. Michael Brookshire, 40, a former EMT for Madison Ambulance, died of leukemia Monday, Sept. 28, 1998, in his home. As a member of the Lake County Critical Incident Stress Team, Brookshire was a support person for fellow rescue workers. "He was sensitive enough that he could talk to people and make them feel like he understood. He helped them deal with things," his wife said. Michael and Peggy Brookshire worked together at Madison Ambulance. They were married a little more than one year ago. "He was such a good man. He spoiled me rotten from the time I got up in the morning," his wife said. "I got ready for work, and he had my coffee and breakfast ready We were on our honeymoon yet." The couple enjoyed taking long walks, working in the yard and camping and fishing. Brookshire also enjoyed fishing with his son, Aaron of Madison. "They were able to spend a lot of quality time together this sum in Vermillion. He graduated from Chamberlain High School in 1935. He farmed with his father until 1945 when he entered military service. He was discharged in 1948. He married Mary Burkholder on Sept. 24, 1948, in Fort Thompson. They lived in Chamberlain and he farmed with his father until 1952 when they moved to Fort Thompson. They bought Wendt's Store, operating the business until 1972. They moved to Chamberlain and Grand Junction, Colo., before moving to Sioux Falls. He was a member of American Legion Potter Post and Masonic Lodge of Chamberlain. In addition to his wife, survivors include one son, Bob of Denver; three grandchildren; three greatgrandchildren; two brothers: Erwin of Canton, 111., and Carl of Mitchell; and one sister, Elinor Scott of Sioux Falls. Services begin at 2 p.m. Thursday at Wevik Funeral Home in Chamberlain, with burial in Riverview Cemetery in Chamberlain. Visitation' is 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. today at the funeral chapel. Matthew Flugge Matthew Charles Flugge, 17, of 2405 S. Stephen Avenue, died Monday, Sept. 28, 1998, near Sioux Falls. He was born Aug. 23, 1981, in Sioux Falls. He grew up in Sioux Falls and attended Harvey Dunn Elementary School. He attended Patrick Henry and Sioux Falls Lutheran middle L - J V : Matthew Flugge schools. In Sep- tember 1996 he began working at Hardees. He then worked at Burger King and in May 1998 he began working at Taco Bell. He was a senior at Washington High School, and had planned to become a student aide in the science department at Washington. As a young boy, he was a member of the Cub Scouts. He enjoyed pheasant hunting with his father and loved the outdoors. He helped his grandmother with various projects. He was a member of Christ Lutheran Church and a past member of the Spanish Club at Washington High School. Survivors include his parents: Richard and Barbara (Drews) Flugge of Sioux Falls; one brother, Phillip of Sioux Falls; two sisters: Joy Flugge of Minneapolis; and Mrs. Larry (Hope) Brown of Sioux Falls; grandparents: Charles and Viola Flugge of Sioux Falls. Sioux Falls Scottish Rite Bar-B-QBeef Dinner Masonic Temple 520 S. 1st Ave. Friday, October 2nd Lunch: 11 a.m. 2:00 p.m. Dinner: 4:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. Ticket Price: $5.00 Public Welcome. Tickets available at Masonic Temple and at the door. mer," Peggy Brookshire said. Brookshire loved horses. He was proud to display his horse, Rocky, at shows, and he shared the hobby with his daughter, Rebecca of Madison, his wife said. "Those two were two peas in a pod. They spent a lot of time together." Michael Brookshire was born May 26, 1958, in Lake Preston, where he lived until 1970. He moved with his family to Madison, where he graduated from high school in 1976. He married Paula Burrell on May 19, 1979, in Madison. He worked as a mechanic and later with his father at American Family Insurance. He became a partner with Merle's Carpet Cleaning Service in 1994. He worked as an EMT for Care-Traum in Sioux Falls and later at Madison Ambulance. He married Peggy Maas on July 19, 1997, in Madison. He was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church and the Arlington Masonic Lodge. In addition to his wife and his two children, survivors include his parents: Jim and Betty Brookshire of Madison; one stepson, Kenneth Maas, and two stepdaughters: Barbara and Amanda Maas, all of Madison; and two sisters: Jody Bossman of Went-worth and Jill Black of Sioux Falls. Services begin at 10:30 a.m. Friday at Trinity Lutheran Church in Madison, with burial in Grace-land Cemetery in Madison. The family will be present for visitation at 7 p.m. Thursday at Ellsworth Funeral Home in Madison, with a 7:30 p.m. public Masonic service. Memorial services begin at 2 p.m. Thursday at Christ Lutheran Church, with burial in Woodlawn Cemetery. Visitation begins at 8 a.m. today at Miller Funeral Home with the family present 7 to 8 p.m. Mary Fester Mary F. Fester, 96, of 1000 N. Lake Avenue, died Sunday, Sept. 27, 1998, at Dow Rummel Village. Mary Florence Vosika was born Sept. 8, 1902, in She and her family immigrated to the United States when she was 5 years 1 J CI um. one mar- ried CM. Bo- 7 zarth on June ""ester 22, 1922, in Sioux Falls. He died April 19, 1951. She married Elmer Fester on Aug. 2, 1968, in Sioux Falls. He died March 28, 1991. She was a member of First Presbyterian Church, the History Club, and the Order of the Eastern Star. Survivors include one daughter, Sally Griffin, Sioux Falls; nine grandchildren and six greatgrandchildren. Memorial services begin at 3 p.m. Friday at First Presbyterian Church, with private family committal services preceding the memorial service at Woodlawn Cemetery. Visitation begins at 1 p.m. Thursday at George Boom Funeral Home. Memorials may be directed to First Presbyterian Church or a memorial of the donor's choice. Jane Hendrickson Jane E. Hendrickson, 81, of 4500 Prince of Peace Place, died Mon day, Sept. 28, 1998, at Prince of Peace Nursing Home. Jane E. Nelson was born Nov. 6, 1916, in Hills, Minn. She grew up and was educated in Hills, i . i i j f,Ti h Jane from Hills High Uq. . . School. She kt- Hendnckson er moved to Sioux Falls to the MARK RANDALL Richard R. Christman Funeral 1:30 PM today in our chapel. hapeim 7uneratttome 335-2286 4201 10th St. J rVii'ili Hi null S " r ' ' v . . Ah Tower of David apartments. She married George Hendrickson in Sioux Falls in 1948. She worked at Manchester Biscuit Co., and then at Hills Creamery making butter and ice cream. She then worked for Sioux Valley Milk Producers, later known as Land-O-Lakes, for 18 years, retiring in 1978. She was a member of Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Hills. Survivors include one son, John C. Hendrickson of Sioux Falls; and two brothers: Chuck Nelson of Hills; and George Nelson of Or-tonville, Minn. Services begin at 11 a.m. Thursday at Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Hills, with burial in Flowerfield Cemetery in Hills. Visitation begins at 5 p.m. today at Miller Funeral Home in Sioux Falls O SOUTH DAKOTA Erwin Huber C ANISTOTA - Erwin Huber, 79, formerly of Emery, died Monday, Sept. 28, 1998, at the Canistota Good Samaritan Center. Services begin at 2 p.m. Friday at St. John's Lutheran Church in Emery, with burial in the Emery Community Cemetery. Visitation is 4 to 9 p.m. Thursday and 9 a.m. to noon Friday at Het-tinger-Bittner Funeral Chapel in Emery. Walter Almberg VERMILLION - Walter A. Almberg, 93, died Monday, Sept. 28, 1998, at his home in Vermillion. Mr. Almberg was born June 10, 1905, in Helsingland, Sweden. He moved to the United States when he was 8. He married Evelyn Stiegelmey-er on Oct. 22, 1935, in Torrington, Wyo. He was a small-tool repairman for Boeing Airplane Co. in Seattle for 28 years, retiring in 1952. He assisted in the construction of several churches in Washington, Idaho and Vermillion. He Was a member of Cornerstone Church Assembly of God in Vermillion, serving on church boards for 45 years. In addition to his wife, survivors include two sons: Robert of Wheelerburgh, Ohio, and Ronald of Vermillion; eight grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; three sisters: Ana Aust, Vermillion, Alice Gilbaugh and Gerda Gilbaugh, both of Rockford, 111.; and his brother, Gust of Centralia, Wash. Services begin at 2:30 p.m. Friday at Trinity Lutheran Church of Vermillion, with burial in Bluff View Cemetery in Vermillion. Visitation is 3 to 7 p.m. Thursday at Iverson-Siecke Funeral Home in Vermillion, with a 7 p.m. prayer service. Memorials may be directed to Sioux Valley Vermillion Campus Hospice or The Cornerstone Church building fund. Agnes Johnson BRANDT -Agnes J. Johnson, 83, formerly of Brookings County, died Monday, Sept. 28, 1998, in her home in Brandt. Agnes J. Graslie was born Oct. 9, 1914, in Brookings County, where she attended school. She also attended school in Lincoln County, Minn. She married Pete Johnson on Nov. 24, 1932, in Hendricks, Minn. They farmed in the Brandt area. Her husband died July 6, 1994. She was a member of Highland Lutheran Church. Survivors include two sons: Julian of Watertown and Joel of Toronto; one daughter, Arlene Stonefield of Brandt; nine grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; one brother, Alvin of Watertown; and two sisters: Myrtle Hutt of Water-town, and Orcella Back of Mesa, Ariz. Services begin at 11 a.m. Thursday at Highland Lutheran Church in Brandt, with burial in Highland Cemetery in Brandt. Visitation is 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Crawford-Eng Funeral Home in Clear Lake, and before services at the church. Eileen Hohbach MITCHELL -Eileen Hohbach, Tim Bachman Geotgi e Goom y!l II "runeAcLtfiome 336-1454 3408 E. 10th St. RANDEL LINGO 2205 S. Dover Drive Service 2:00 PM Wednesday at Holy Cross Lutheran Church. MARY FESTER 1000 N. Lake Avenue Memorial Service 3:00 PM Friday at First Presbyterian Church. . ft?) Uninsured In 1996, nearly 42 million people health insurance. Research: Kim E. Kagarise POLICE LOG INDECENT EXPOSURE: Police are investigating two reports of indecent exposure late Monday at the Super 8 Motel, 4808 N. Cliff Ave. and the Comfort Inn, 5100 N. Cliff Ave. Workers saw the man, who wasn't wearing pants, masturbating near entrances to the businesses, police said. The man, who is 5-foot-7 and has a thin build, was wearing a dark sweat shirt and a dark cap. Police have made no arrest. VANDALISM: Police said someone vandalized a box containing telephone wires Sunday near the restrooms at Dunham Park, 1301 S. Marion Road. Reports did not indicate how the box was damaged. Police have made no arrests. COUNTERFEIT BILL: The Taco Bell restaurant at 2800 W. 12th St. reported taking a counterfeit $20 bill between 10 p.m. and midnight Saturday, police said. No suspects have been identified. EMBEZZLEMENT: Police are investigating an embezzlement that occurred between 2 a.m. and 2 p.m. Monday atthe Sleep Inn, 1500 N. Kiwanis Ave. Police said a large amount of money was found missing from a safe. According to reports, this has been an ongoing problem for the business. VANDALISM: Police are investigating a vandalism that occurred between Friday and Monday at Drake Springs Pool, 301 S. Fairfax Ave. Police said part of the fence around the pool was cut. Loss is estimated at $ 150. FIRE CALLS Monday In Sioux Falls Medical emergency, 1800 block West 1 2th Street, 1 1 :1 4 a.m. Medical emergency, 2300 block South Dakota Avenue, 2:51 p.m. Assault, 1315 S. Snowberry Trail, 2:53 p.m. Injury accident, Ninth Street and Duluth Avenue, 4:01 p.m. Internal alarm, 33rd Street and Grange Avenue, 6:41 p.m. Medical emergency, 200 block North Dakota Avenue, 8:02 p.m. 57, died Monday, Sept. 28, 1998, at Avera Queen of Peace Hospital in Mitchell. Eileen C. Hannemann was born March 5, 1941, in Parkston, where she graduated from high school in 1958. She attended Concordia Teachers College in Seward, Neb. She worked at Commercial Bank, Production Credit Association and the Mitchell Daily Republic. She worked as a secretary at Zion Lutheran Church in Mitchell for several years. She married Lyle Luvern Hohbach on Nov. 12, 1976, in Mitchell. They lived in rural Mitchell. She was a member of Zion Lutheran Church in Mitchell. In addition to her husband, survivors include one son, Curtis; two THE 111 FLORAL SHOP ALL SIOUX FALLS STORES Free Delivery to Hospitals and Funeral Homes iHiUn. uneral Home ANNOUNCES i . Greek Orthodox Church 28th & Summit Rummage Sale Fri. & Sat., Oct. 2nd & 3iJ 8 am to 5 pm Clothes, Knick knacks, dishes, books & more. Hilltop United Methodist Church 1312 South Bahnson Ave. Belgian Waffle Feed Sat., Oct. 3rd 8 am to 1 pm Adults: $4.50 Ages 5-12: $2.50 Under 5: Free Sponsored by United Methodist Women. Fundraiser for Youth Summer Camping scholarships Prince of Peace Auxiliary Laurel Oaks Dining Room 4510 S. Prince of Peace Place Benefit Luncheon & Card Parry Sat., Oct. 3rd 1:00 pm Tickets: $6.50 Call 334-9290 for reservations. rv-"ve wo.oiaW V M, u sfe l ( )) ' 62,00 V Source: U.S. Bureau of Census in the United States did not have r A Argus Leader graphic Medical emergency, 1000 block West 1 1th Street, 9:09 p.m. Trailer tire, 2036 W. Johnson Place, 10:10 p.m. Medical emergency, 4200 block South Chicago Avenue, 1 1 :09 p.m. Tuesday In Sioux Falls Full notifier, 824 E. 14th St., 4:06 a.m. Medical emergency, 1 500 block North Cliff Avenue, 8:23 a.m. Injury accident, 27th Street and Minnesota Avenue, 8:24 a.m. Medical emergency, 3400 block West Ralph Rogers Road, 8:37 a.m. BIRTHS Sioux Valley Hospital A boy to Aimee and Jaysen Hill, Sioux Falls, on Friday. A girl to Kari Ramsdell and Harvey Jensen, Flandreau, on Saturday. A girl to Milvian Corado Godoy, Sioux Falls, on Saturday. A boy to Bruce and Jackie Oliver, Canton, on Sunday. A girl to Jeff and Cindy Hauge, Sioux Falls, on Sunday. A girl to SamSam Abdi and Mo-hamud Ismacil, Sioux Falls, on Monday. DAKOTA CALENDAR Farmers Market, 7:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the parking lot at 1 0th Street and First Avenue, north of The Bus Stop. Bedding plants, planters, herbs, cheese, poultry, jams and jellies, and locally grown fresh fruits and vegetables. Fall Organ Series, 1 2:1 5 to 1 2:45 p.m., First Lutheran Church, 12th Street and Dakota Avenue; freewill offering. Today: Tim Schreck. Meditation and Mindfulness group meeting, 7:15 p.m. at Western Dental Center, 4109 Carnegie Circle. Ask the Argus radio call-in show, 1 1 a.m. on KSOO Radio, 1 140 AM. The Argus Leader Invites notices of meetings, programs, lectures and other events which are open and of Interest to the general public. Information should be typed and Include the contributor's name and telephone number. Please submit at least one week In advance to: Dakota Calendar, Argus Leader, Box S034, Sioux Falls, SD 57117-5034. brothers: Rev. Norman of Norfolk, Neb., and Robert of Mitchell. Services begin at 1 1 a.m. Thursday at Zion Lutheran Church in Mitchell, with burial in Graceland Cemetery in Mitchell. ' Visitation is 7 to 9 p.m. today at Will Funeral Chapel in Mitchell. Joseph Orr GAYVILLE - Joseph Orr, 78, died Tuesday, Sept. 29, 1998, at Sacred Heart Hospital in Yankton. Arrangements are pending with Iverson-Siecke Funeral Home, Vermillion. Obituaries See 5D Joel Vipond Wit i fil xi iixll I u uneral Tlome 13th & Main 336-2640 JANE HENDRICKSON 4500 Prince of Peace Place Services -11:00 AM Thursday at Bethlehem Lutheran Church, Hills, MN. MATTHEW FLUGGE 2405 S. Stephen Ave. Memorial Service - 2:00 pm Thursday at Christ Lutheran Church. OLIVE JENSON 3901 S. Marion Road Services -1 :30 PM Thursday at Miller Funeral Home. MICHAEL & LINDA STUMES 217 S. Cliff Ave. Services -1:30 PM Friday at Miller Funeral Home. DOUGLAS BIRGHOLTZ 2511 W. 3rd Street Arrangements pending.

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