Sarah Frances Anderson (Hamilton), 79, passed away on Thursday, Sept. 22, 2022 in Sioux Falls, S.D. surrounded by her loving and devoted family.

Sarah was born on Oct. 29, 1942 in the city of Wade Township, Jasper County, Ill., the daughter of Isaac and Hazel (Eaton) Loving.

She graduated from River Forest High School in Lake Station, Ind. She was married to Ralph Hamilton and together they had four children, Tammy, Nina, Jim, and Philip. Following Ralph’s passing she was married to Lawrence Anderson.

Sarah loved to cook and always enjoyed talking with anyone she met. She also enjoyed playing cards, dice and especially spending time with her family and grandchildren.

Sarah will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved her.

Those left to cherish Sarah’s memory are her children, Tammy (Robert) Weber of North Platte, Nina (Jeff) Jensen and Jim Hamilton (Sysouda Teso), both of Sioux Falls and Philip (Jodi) Hamilton of North Platte; grandchildren, Michele (Ryan) Hilderbrand, Alexa Hamilton (Bobby Arnold) and Hallie Hamilton, all of North Platte, Malerie Weber (Derek Towne) of Omaha, Ryan Jensen (girlfriend, Kristie Taylor), Jodi (Ernesto) Interiano, Jennifer (Seth) Haper, Sam Hamilton (fiancé, Sarah Claussen), Mitch Hamilton (girlfriend, Adrianna Heinert) and Keenan Walters (girlfriend, Danielle Conklin), all of Sioux Falls, Lezlie Walters (boyfriend, Logan Kinney) of Lincoln, Raylynn (Keaton) Clark of Pierce and Cassie Mosel of Norfolk; 19 great-grandchildren, Ty, Kohen, Maleia, Madi, Mayte, Adam, Bionka, Nolan, Taylor, Ellie, Cash, Maddex, Joseph, Nikolai, Oliver, Vasiliy, Levi, Elliot, and Zoey; sister, Betty Ronk and her family.

Sarah was preceded in death by her parents; husbands, Ralph Hamilton and Lawrence Anderson; grandson, Michael Weber, and eight of her siblings.

Funeral services will be held at 12:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 28 at Carpenter Memorial Chapel, which is entrusted with arrangements. Job Vigil will officiate. Burial will follow in Fort McPherson National Veterans Cemetery near Maxwell. Visitation will be from 1–7 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 27 with the family receiving friends from 5–7p.m. at Carpenter Memorial Chapel.

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