Gov. Daugaard Orders State Capitol Flags At Half-Staff For Former Secretary Of State Hazeltine
PIERRE, S.D. – Gov. Dennis Daugaard has ordered flags to fly half-staff at the State Capitol in honor of former Secretary of State Joyce Hazeltine on Saturday, Oct. 8, 2016, the day of her funeral.
Hazeltine, 81, passed away on Friday, Sept. 30, 2016, in Custer. She was South Dakota’s longest-serving secretary of state, serving from 1987 to 2003. Prior to that service, she was the first woman to serve as secretary of the Senate.