Richard Jacob Kraima, 79, of Hot Springs, SD, passed away March 8, 2020, at the Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Hot Springs. Richard was born October 13, 1940, in Suffern, NY, to Richard and Lillian (Gilman) Kraima.
Richard proudly served in the U.S. Army until his honorable discharge in 1960. Richard is survived by his lifemate, DeeAnn Hollenbeck of Hot Springs; children, Jade (Lane) Sulzle; Ty (Amy) Pfeifle; Jimmie (Obie) Obretenov; grandchildren, Heidi; Austyn; Connor; Taya; Alex; Andrew; Caden; Rylen; great grandson, Jameson; all of DeeAnn’s extended family and his adored service cat, Emily.
Celebration of Life services will be held 10:00 a.m., Saturday, March 21, 2020, at Chamberlain McColley’s Funeral Home in Hot Springs, SD with Chaplain Kristen Melton officiating. Arrangements have been placed in the care of Chamberlain McCollley’s Funeral Home in Hot Springs, SD.