Former State Auditor Passes Away-Flags to be Lowered to Half-Staff at State Capitol Saturday

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PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Governor Dennis Daugaard’s office announced today that a former state Auditor passed away over the weekend.  Betty Larson Casey of Gettysburg died Sunday at Hospice of the Hills in Rapid City at age 80.  She served as state auditor from 1961-1963.  Governor Daugaard has ordered that the flag at the State Capitol be lowered to half-staff on Saturday, which is the day of her funeral.  The funeral will be held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday morning at Emmanuel Lutheran Church in Gettysburg.

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