Anton Lebeda, PreshoAnton Lebeda, 85, of Presho, died Friday, Nov. 9 at Maryhouse Nursing Care Center in Pierre.
Anton Lebeda, 85, of Presho, died Friday, Nov. 9 at Maryhouse Nursing Care Center in Pierre.
He was born June 14, 1927.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Zion Lutheran Church in Presho. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at Zion Lutheran Church in Presho. A prayer service will be held at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the church. Burial will be at Murdo Cemetery.
Online condolences may be made at www.isburgfuneralchapels.com.
Anton was born in Murdo to Thomas and Sophia ( Kroupa) Lebeda. He grew up in Murdo , where he attended school. In 1944 he joined the Army and served until 1946.
On Dec. 9, 1955, he was united in marriage to Margaret Mitchell in Pierre. Tony worked as a delivery truck driver, miner and farmhand. He was a member of the American Legion. Tony enjoyed working on lawn mowers, and enjoyed the outdoors and spending time with his grandchildren.
Tony is survived by three sons: Larry (Kym) of Presho, Daniel of Presho and Dale ( Steph) of Ft. Pierre; daughter Marilyn Olson of Presho; 10 grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; four brothers: Thomas, James, Fred and Wilbert; four sisters: Julia Broecher, Annabelle McDaniels, Betty Beck and Leone Kreager .
He was preceded in death by his wife Margaret; one son Gary; four brothers: Dan, Kenneth, Leonard and Bernard; one sister Helen Andrews and his parents Sophia and Thomas.