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Basham Funeral Service

Marc Olson & Ron Hawley (CFSP) Funeral Directors

Welcome to Basham Funeral Service, proudly serving the Woonsocket-Wessington Springs areas. Our experienced and compassionate staff of funeral directors help families celebrate life with dignity and respect.

We provide a variety of service offerings designed to meet your family’s customs and traditions, including:

•    Traditional funerals
•    Memorial services
•    Graveside ceremonies
•    Basic and full service cremation options
•    Collaboration with other funeral homes
•    Grief support
•    Preplanning

We understand that the passing of a loved one is a difficult time. If you have any questions while viewing this site, or are in immediate need of our services, please contact us day or night. 

Basham Wessington Springs~(605)539-9774
Basham Woonsocket~(605)796-4465

Recent Obituaries
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Lottie Thompson

Lottie M Thompson

08/22/30 - 10/18/20

Lottie Thompson, 90, of Wessington Springs passed away Sunday evening October 18th at the Weskota Manor Nursing in Wessington Springs. ... View full obituary

Gerry Tripp

Gerry Tripp

08/07/22 - 10/18/20

GERRY TRIPP, 98, OF WESSINGTON SPRINGS PASSED AWAY SUNDAY OCTOBER 18TH AT THE WESKOTA MEMORIAL MEDICAL CENTER IN WESSINGTON SPRINGS. ... View full obituary

Ruth Beers

Ruth F Beers

05/22/26 - 10/17/20

Fallie Beers, 94, of Wessington Springs passed away Saturday morning October 17th at the Weskota Manor Nursing Home in Wessington ... View full obituary

Faye Fastnacht

Faye E Fastnacht

07/12/20 - 10/17/20

FAYE FASTNACHT, 100, OF WESSINGTON SPRINGS PASSED AWAY SATURDAY OCTOBER 17TH AT THE WESKOTA MAOR NURSING HOME. FUNERAL SERVICES WILL ... View full obituary

Leighton Scott

Leighton Scott

10/18/48 - 10/16/20

Leighton Lee Scott, 71, died Friday, October 16, 2020, at his home. A private memorial service will occur at a ... View full obituary

Jim Grassel

Jim W Grassel

03/24/63 - 10/15/20

Jim was born in Mitchell SD to Theodore and Delores (Ischen) Grassel on March 24, 1963. Jim graduated from Woonsocket ... View full obituary

Roger Linke

Roger L Linke

07/15/55 - 10/08/20

Roger Lynn Linke, age 65, of Woonsocket, SD, died Thursday, October 8th, 2020 at the Sanford USD Medical Center and ... View full obituary

Willie Yost

Willie F Yost

10/24/41 - 10/06/20

Willie Ferris Yost, 78, of Wessington Springs passed away Tuesday morning October 6th at the Weskota Manor Nursing Home. A ... View full obituary

Harold Dean

Harold Dean

04/20/20 - 09/30/20

Harold Dean, 100, of Wessington Springs passed away Wednesday morning September 30th at the Weskota Manor Nursing Home. Funeral arrangements ... View full obituary

Ellen Schultz

Ellen Schultz

04/16/24 - 09/27/20

Ellen Schultz, 96, of Wessington Springs passed away Sunday morning September 27th at the Avera Weskota Memorial Medical Center. A ... View full obituary


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