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Earl M. Mumford

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“My father, Earl Mumford, was a remarkable man. He rose from small-town Howard SD humble beginnings, earning three college degrees, becoming a...Read More »
1 of 6 | Posted by: David Mumford - Santa Monica, CA

“I offer my condolences to Earl's family for their loss. He was an outstanding surgeon and a classy gentleman who inspired me, like many others , to...Read More »
2 of 6 | Posted by: Peter Lepse - Topeka, KS

“As. A. Former. Resident. And. Owner. Of. Radio station. Kscj. In. Sux. Did. Intereviiew. With. Him. And. Played. Tennis. With. Him. Also as. One. Of....Read More »
3 of 6 | Posted by: Ray Grandle - Srq

“I offer my condolences and I hope you have the strength you need at this time. ”
4 of 6 | Posted by: A friend

“I worked many years with Dr. Mumford. a prince of a man and gifted surgeon. ”
5 of 6 | Posted by: Becky Arnburg - Sioux City, IA

“So I'll meet him later onIn a place where he has goneWhere there is never any rough or traps or treesHe'll be floating on the cloudsIn his natty...Read More »
6 of 6 | Posted by: Bob Katherman - AR - friend

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Earl was born on March 12, 1928 and passed away on Tuesday, August 1, 2017.

Earl was a resident of Bradenton, Florida at the time of passing.

He was raised in Howard, SD and graduated from high school there in 1946.

In 1946, Earl joined the U.S. Army and was stationed in Italy.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests contributions to the University of South Dakota Foundation (Attn: E.M. Mumford Memorial Scholarship Endowment, P.O. Box 5555, Vermillion, SD 57069).