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Robert H. Hammond, 83
Robert H. Hammond, 83, of New Prague, formerly of Granite Falls, died at St. Francis Medical Center in Shakopee on Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2005.
He was born on December 25, 1921, in Elkton, SD, to Arthur and Marcella (Millenkamp) Hammond. Robert was raised in Brookings, SD, and attended Brookings Public Schools and South Dakota State College in Brookings. He was a Sgt. during WWII in the Army Air Corps.
On May 29, 1942, Robert married Arlene M. Wiener in St. Thomas More Catholic Church in Brookings, SD. He owned and operated Granite Falls Feed Mill.