Alice Kundert died this morning

According to multiple reports, Alice Kundert died this morning at the age of 92.

Kundert was a prominent figure in South Dakota politics for more than 20 years, serving as state auditor from 1969 through 1979 (winning election even during the height of Democratic strength in the state’s history), secretary of state from 1979 to 1987, and capping it off with two terms in the state House from 1991 to 1994.

A Mound City resident, Kundert was also active in the South Dakota Teenage Republicans.

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