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Schaefer services scheduled for Friday, Saturday

PIERRE — Gov. Dennis Daugaard has requested that all flags in the state be flown at half-staff from 8 a.m. until sunset on Saturday, June 2, to honor the life of state Rep. Jim Schaefer, of Kennebec, on the day of his funeral.

Visitation will be held on Friday, June 1, at 5 p.m. at Zion Lutheran Church in Presho. The funeral will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday at Chamberlain's Zion Lutheran Church.

Schaefer, 79, was killed in a UTV-car crash Tuesday night near his ranch outside Kennebec.