Funeral Service For Janklow Set For Wednesday
January 12, 2012, 2:31 PM
PIERRE, SD -
Former South Dakota Gov. Bill Janklow's body will lie in state at the Capitol Rotunda in Pierre on Tuesday before being transferred to Sioux Falls for a funeral service the next day.
Janklow, who served four terms leading the state but resigned as South Dakota's congressman after causing a fatal traffic accident, died Thursday at the age of 72.
The body will lie in state at the Capitol Rotunda in Pierre from 7 a.m. to 12 p.m. Tuesday. A prayer service is to follow at 12:30 p.m.
Janklow's son Russ tells The Associated Press that his father's funeral has been set for Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. at Our Savior's Lutheran Church in Sioux Falls.
A reception and burial will follow but exact details are not yet known.
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