Lennox Good Samaritan Society announces closure


While the greater Lennox area is thriving in terms of new homes and an addition to the elementary school, many residents may be shocked to hear that the Good Samaritan Society is closing its doors.


Residents who live in the facility, as well as staff, have been given a 60-day notice to find other options, according to a press release from Sanford.


The company stated that “Lennox will consolidate services with Society skilled nursing facilities in Canton and Sioux Falls, effective July 15, 2022.”


For the last 65 years the Good Samaritan Society — Lennox has provided an option for long-term care close to home, and job opportunities for many who don’