First Easter service held at award winning chapel.
Baron and Emilie Dow Home opens.
Incorporation of the Rummel Memorial Home.
Endowment fund set up for residents in need of financial assistance.
The bequest of Eva Allen was used to construct the Allen Wing.
Both boards vote to merge, creating Dow Rummel Village
There are some who dare to dream dreams and make a difference. Among them were Jacob Rummel and Emilie Dow. Both of these extraordinary individuals envisioned the creation of a new type of community. Dow Rummel Sioux Falls retirement home's features and highlights include the region's only wellness center, an award-winning chapel, five shops along Main Street, all levels of care, and a high staff-to-resident ratio.