Louis Herther—formerly Hecla
HECLA – Louis Herther, 78, longtime Hecla area resident, died Monday, July 12, at the Oakes, N.D., Hospital.
Services will be 2p.m. Friday at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Hecla with the Rev. F. Phillip Strain of Groton officiating.
Burial will be in the Hecla Cemetery. The Haugen-Baldwin Funeral Home of Oakes is in charge of arrangements.
Mr. Herther was born Aug. 14, 1903, at Hecla. He spent most of his life there. He had resided at the Oakes Manor Rest Home since May of 1964.
Survivors include one brother, Fred, Westfield, Wis.
--Aberdeen Daily News, Aberdeen, South Dakota, July 14, 1982, page 19.