Madge Mickelson; Wife of George T., and Mother of George S. passes away at 103

The Argus Leader is reporting tonight that Madge Mickelson, the wife of Governor George T Mickelson, and the Mother of George S. Mickelson passed away yesterday at the age of 103:
Madge Mickelson, wife of the 18th governor of South Dakota, mother of the 28th governor, died Saturday at her Dow Rummel residence in Sioux Falls at the age of 103.

She was South Dakota’s First Lady when her husband, George T. Mickelson was governor from 1947-51 and First Mother when her son, George S. Mickelson, served from 1987 to 1993 when he died in a plane crash.
Read it here in the Argus Leader.


Anonymous said…
A classy lady and the matriarch of one of the state's leading families. Obviously sympathies to the Mickelson family.

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