Local funeral home expands to better serve community

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The Rooks and Red Dog Funeral Home continues to expand in vision and staff with the announcement of a new co-owner and new assistant funeral director.

“Rooks and Red Dog Funeral Home is now the only Lakota-owned and operated joint family funeral home operating in the United States,” said Charlie Rooks, founder and co-owner.

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