Lafferty, Arthur

Arthur Lovard Lafferty, 93, of Kyle, S.D., passed away on November 17, 2018 at Hot Springs. He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy.

Arthur Lovard Lafferty was born on July 25, 1925 in Eagle Butte to Gilbert Lafferty and Mary Ora Richards. Arthur made his journey to the Spirit World on November 17 at the Hot Springs V.A. Hospital in Hot Springs.

Arthur is survived by his wife, Verine Lafferty, Kyle; sister, Delores Hammond, Vale, Ore.; son, Duane Lafferty, Kyle; grandchildren, Denton Fast Whirlwind, Kyle and Cody Lafferty, Albuquerque, N.M.; and great granddaughter, Nina LaFontaine, Albuquerque.

Arthur was preceded in death by his parents, Gilbert Lafferty and Mary Richards; and son, Delbert Lafferty.

Memorial services started at 10:00 a.m., Friday, November 23, at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church Hall in Kyle

Officiating was Father Ron Seminara.

Burial Services started at 1:30 p.m., Friday, November 23, at the Lakota Freedom Veteran’s Cemetery, Kyle.

Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge.

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