Stanton (Stan) Smith (October 17, 1938 - December 15, 2016) retired from the Air National Guard in 1981 and from Northwest Airlines in 1998. Stan was a fighter pilot's fighter pilot, an outstanding South Dakota Guardsman, and a true patriot. Stan was born in Orange, New Jersey....

SSS member Bobby E. Walls, Major General, USAF (Ret) Headed West in Drumright, OK Dec. 14, 2016. He was born in Ralston, OK on Aug. 10, 1930, graduated from OSU in 1952 and joined the United States Air Force, where he served a long distinguished career,...

SSS member Leo Joseph Canavan, Jr. headed West on November 19, 2016 at the age of 81. Leo is survived by his loving wife, Logan Iin Canavan, his daughters, Susan Ellis and husband Velton Ellis, Shae McKean, Sissy Letchman and husband Chuck Letchman, and Jennifer...

James E. (Jim) Williamson of Richmond, TX, "flew his last flight" on October 13, 2016. He was born in Houston, TX on November 7, 1929 and graduated from Lamar High School in 1947. He was commissioned in 1951 as a Second Lieutenant in the U.S.A.F....