Funeral services for Dennis Priebe, 67, of Pukwana, SD will be 2:00 p.m. Thursday, December 12, 2013 at United Church of Christ in Chamberlain, SD with burial in the Pukwana Cemetery at Pukwana. Visitation will be Wednesday beginning at 1:00 p.m. with a prayer service at 7:00 p.m. at the Hickey Funeral Chapel in Chamberlain.
Dennis Darrell Priebe was born September 7, 1946 at Mitchell, SD to William (Bud) Douglas and Margueriete Juanita (Beach) Priebe. Dennis graduated from Pukwana High School. On October 7, 1963, Dennis was united in marriage to Judith Paulette Priebe. To this union, two children were born, David and Denise. He worked for Priebe Construction, Sonny Doran Standard Station, Sweetman Construction, and W.D. Priebe and Sons before starting his own construction company, Dennis Priebe Construction. His hobbies that he enjoyed were playing cards, golf, bowling, puzzles, and being with his family.
Dennis passed away on December 7, 2013 at his home in Pukwana at the age of 67 years. Gratefully sharing his life are his children David Priebe and wife Doreen of Chamberlain, SD and Denise Priebe Bowles and husband Richard of Long Island, NY; five grandchildren Dana, Danielle, Desiree, Emily, and Megan; two great grandchildren AJ and Decklen; three brothers William (June) Priebe of Sioux Falls, Glenn (Marsha) Priebe of Pukwana, and Joe (Linda) Priebe of Pukwana; one sister Peggy Priebe of Colorado; and several nieces and nephews. Preceding him in death were his parents, his wife Judith Paulette in 2008, brother Edward Priebe, and sister Sheila Longstreet.