MARSHALL - Services for Melvin "Mel" Besse, 68, of Marshall will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at Holy Redeemer Catholic Church in Marshall. Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. Friday, with a CCW rosary at 4 p.m. and a parish prayer service at 7 p.m., at Rehkamp-Horvath Funeral Home in Marshall. Visitation will continue from noon-1:30 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home. Burial is at Calvary Catholic Cemetery.
He died Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2012, at Avera McKennan Hospital in Sioux Falls, S.D., after a two-year battle with leukemia.