June 5, 1943-Dec. 23, 2013
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - Services for Russell L. Behnke, 70, of Sioux Falls, S.D. will be at 9:30 a.m. today at Cathedral of St. Joseph in Sioux Falls, with burial and full military honors at St. Michael Cemetery in Sioux Falls.
He was born June 5, 1943, in Ivanhoe, to George and Vivian (Kaas) Behnke. He enlisted into the U.S. Army and honorably served in Vietnam.
Survivors include his son, Travis; two grandchildren; two step-grandchildren; three step-great-grandchildren; three siblings; and his ex-wife, Shirley Skorczewski.