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Blaine Rudolph

Sioux Falls, SD - Blaine O. Rudolph, 91, died Friday, September 16, 2016 at Sanford Hospice. He was born May 9, 1925, to Herbert and Neva (Streator) Rudolph. He graduated from Pierre High School and the University of Michigan Law School. He married Patricia Close on August 2, 1952. He was preceded in death by his parents, his sister and brother-in-law, Henrietta and Godfrey Roberts, and his son, Jimmy. He practiced law in Sioux Falls and Canton for 50 years.

He is survived by his wife of 64 years, Pat; his sons, Dan (Jacque), Corvallis, OR, and Bill (Paula), Grinnell, IA; daughters, Claudia Rudolph, Medina, MN, and Kate Biederman (Mark), Maple Grove, MN; grandchildren, Aaron Rudolph (Torrey), Kristin Marshall (Andrew), Martin Chiesl, Mitchell Chiesl, Kara Biederman, Rachel Sessions (Andy), Todd Biederman (Julianna), Kaylee May (Alex), and Kirk Rudolph; nephews, Tom Roberts (Lori) and family and Kelly Close; nieces, Chris Roberts (Ric) and family, and Sharon Close-Mann (Cheryl) and great-nephew, Kai.

The funeral service will be on Monday, September 19, at 2:00 p.m. at Canton United Methodist Church. Visitation will be Sunday from 2-6 p.m., with family present from 2-4 p.m., at Anderson Funeral Home in Canton. Visitation will also be held on Monday beginning at 12:30 p.m. at the church.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to the .
Published in The Argus Leader on Sept. 18, 2016
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