Lois Rapp


Lois Maybelle Rapp was born Dec. 7, 1924, to Frank D. and Julia (Callahan) Wilson at their home in Washington (Lakota) County, S.D. She married Freeman Rapp June 14, 1945.

Lois, of Buffalo Gap, S.D., died Dec. 24, 2018, at the Seven Sisters Living Center in Hot Springs, S.D. She was 94.

She was preceded in death by her parents and husband.

Lois is survived by her children, Lynn (Darrell Campell) Rapp of Buffalo Gap, Deborah (Greg) Wammen of Reva, S.D., Julia (Kim) Trevillyan of Buffalo Gap and Frank (Mary) Rapp of Buffalo Gap; sisters, Thomasetta (Bill) Kuhl of Hot Springs and Colleen Suppa of Fargo, N.D.; 10 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; and very special friend, Lori Shorb.

Wake services were Dec. 28 at St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church in Hot Springs.

Christian funeral mass was Dec. 29 at St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church in Hot Springs with Fr. Grant Gerlach as celebrant.  Christian funeral committal services will follow at the Buffalo Gap Cemetery.

A memorial has been established to benefit Grace of the Pines Hospice.