Michael Karbo

Michael Karbo was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota. He grew up in Blaine, Minnesota and moved with his family to Sioux Falls, South Dakota. He graduated from Washington High School in 1988. He was a 1992 graduate of the University of Minnesota. After graduation he joined Clausen Funeral Home, where he is the managing partner. He is a licensed funeral director in Minnesota, Nebraska and South Dakota. 
Michael's family includes his wife, Susie; daughter, Hannah; and son, Brock.

Michael is a member of the United Methodist Church in Burke. He has served as a board member on the Burke Golf Course Board of Directors; he serves on the Community Memorial Hospital Board of Directors; he is an officer with the Burke Volunteer Fire Department; is a volunteer varsity football coach and serves on the church's finance committee.



Justin Nelson


Justin Nelson was born and raised in Burke, SD.  Justin graduated from Burke High School in 2003 and graduated with his mortuary science degree in 2009.  After graduation he joined Mason Funeral Home where he is a licensed funeral director.

Justinís family includes his wife Katlyn and two sons; Pierce and Porter.

Justin is a member of the United Methodist Church in Winner.  He is a member of the Winner Rotary Club, the Rosebud Rod, Arrow and Gun Club, a Junior Achievement Volunteer and a little league baseball coach.




Ryan Penning

Ryan Penning was born in Sioux Falls, SD. He is a 2010 graduate of Harrisburg High School. After receiving his Associates degree in Liberal Arts from South Dakota State University, he attended Des Moines Area Community College where he received his Advanced Diploma in Mortuary Science.

Ryan enjoys hunting, fishing, and watching the SDSU Jackrabbits and the Florida Gators play college football and basketball. He is excited to be in Winner and is looking forward to assisting the community.



Mason Funeral Home
625 West 3rd Street
Winner, SD 57580
605-842-0727