Governor orders Capitol flags at half-staff for Abdallah on Monday

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SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KELO) – Flags at South Dakota’s State Capitol will fly at half-staff on Monday for legendary lawman Gene Abdallah.

The 83-year-old died on Saturday surrounded by family.

Abdallah was South Dakota’s longest serving U.S. Marshal. He was also a lawmaker and the head of the Highway Patrol.

A funeral mass is scheduled for Monday at 10 a.m.

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