HURON — Joseph Amlaner, 62, of Huron, died Tuesday, July 30, 2019, at the Avera McKennan Hospital, Sioux Falls.
A prayer service will be held at 11:30 a.m. Friday at Kuhler Funeral Home, with military honors by the Huron Veteran’s Council. Visitation with family present will begin at 10 a.m. Friday until the time of service. A potluck lunch will follow the service at 770 – 13th St. S.W., Huron.
Joseph Arthur Amlaner was born Aug. 1, 1956, to Joseph and Janet (Prutzman) Amlaner in Chestnut Hill, Penn. After graduating from high school, he enlisted in the U.S. Navy, and served for 10 years.
On Sept. 10, 1988, he married Elizabeth “Betsy” Steinhilber in Rhode Island. In 2006, the family moved to Huron.
He is survived by his wife; children, Kevin (Chelsey) Amlaner, Karen (Andrew) Amlaner and Kristen (Jacob) Roebuck, all of Huron, John (Melissa) Amlaner; 11 grandchildren; his parents; sisters, Janet Lee (Ray) Swink, Jill (Tim) Henderson, Jackie (Al) Johnson; and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his unborn baby; brother, John Matthew Amlaner; niece, Rachel Swink; and both sets of grandparents.