Magdaline “Maggie” Scott was born on November 4, 1924, in Hettinger, ND, to Magdelena (Schmaltz) and Frank Selzler, Sr. She grew up in the Wakpala/Mobridge area. On April 9, 1947, she married Elmer Hanten at White Lake, SD. They lived in White Lake and Stickney before moving to Mitchell. She married Luverne Hohn in August, 1977. On June 29, 1991, she married Audrey Scott at Holy Family Catholic Church in Mitchell, SD. Maggie spent many years as a daycare provider and cared for many of her grandchildren and great-grandchildren during that time. She was a member of the Moose Lodge and loved to go dancing.
She is survived by her six children: Pat (Bob) Miller, Barb (Darryl) Doty, Marilyn (Greg) Bollock, Mitchell; Ron (Joyce) Hanten, Gillette, WY; Rick Hanten and Randy Hanten, Mitchell; nine grandchildren, twenty-one great-grandchildren, one great-great-grandson; step-daughters Audrey “Janelle” (Garland) Schrank and Dixie (Greg Schmit); numerous other step-children, step-grandchildren and step-great grandchildren; brothers: Wendelin and Frank Jr. (Genevieve) Selzler; sisters: Mary Goldade and Barbara Ankney; sister-in-laws: Jean Selzler and Marian Selzler, Adeline (Clyde) Puetz, Lorraine Hanten, Norma Jean Hanten and Donna (Lyle) DeCook and brother-in-law, Ted Hanten.
She was preceded in death by her husbands, three infant grandchildren, her parents and several brothers and sisters.