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Albina A Justra

Albina A Justra

Albina Justra, 102, of Stickney, formerly Letcher, died Sunday, December 22, 2013 at Avera Bormann Manor in Parkston. Funeral services will be 11:00 am Friday, December 27, at St. Marys Catholic Church in Stickney. Burial will be in the Butler Cemetery at rural Letcher. Visitation will be from 5-7:00 pm Thursday with a scripture service at 7:00 pm at the church in Stickney. Arrangements are with the Bittner Funeral Chapel.

She was born October 28, 1911 on the farm of her parents, Frank and Lydia (Sobek) Swoboda near the Bijou Hills. She attended country school and helped on her fathers farm near Kimball until her marriage to Charles Justra on February 21, 1938. They moved to a farm near Letcher where they farmed until Charles death in 1969. In 1980 she moved to Stickney to be near her family. She moved to Avera Bormann Manor in April 2012.

She is survived by her son-in-law, Ray Prien, Stickney; her five grandchildren: Linda (J.R.) Assmus, Kelvin (Bonny) Prien, Ronnie (Darla) Prien, Kim (Jason) Wallman, Fred (Michelle) Prien, 14 great grandchildren, three great great grandchildren, sister, Virginia Stadler. She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles, her daughter, Eleanor Prien and three sisters.