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Lucille Slack

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Lucille Slack

Madison, SD - Lucille Slack, age 99, died at Dougherty Hospice House in Sioux Falls on July 29, 2015.

Ella Lucille Slack was born November 25, 1915 near Chester, SD to Peter and Frances (Beyer) Jensen. She married Elmer Slack at Madison on December 3, 1943. He preceded her in death in 1971.

She is survived by her son- Brian (Darla) of Sioux Falls; one sister- Shirley Magnuson of Sioux Falls and one brother- Merlin (Jan) Hefner of Chester.

She was also preceded in death by her parents, stepfather- Arthur Hefner, her first husband- Bill Keller and infant daughter- Kay Keller and one brother- Dalton Hefner.

Funeral service will be 2:00 pm on Monday, August 3, 2015 at St. John Lutheran Church with Rev Elizabeth Pagnotta officiating. Burial will be in Pleasant Hill Cemetery, rural Chester.

She grew up in Chester and graduated from Chester High School. After graduation she moved to Delaware where she worked for Dupont. She moved back to Madison in 1951. She worked at East River Electric Power Co-operative as an account from 1957 until her retirement in 1981.

The family will be present at 5:00 PM on Sunday at Weiland Funeral Chapel which is in charge of the arrangements.

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Published in The Argus Leader on July 31, 2015
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