Violet Reimnitz, ParkstonViolet Reimnitz, 93, Parkston, died Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2012, at Avera St. Benedict Hospital, Parkston.
Violet Reimnitz, 93, Parkston, died Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2012, at Avera St. Benedict Hospital, Parkston.
She was born on March 22, 1919.
Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at Immanuel Lutheran Church, Dimock. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. today at the church with a 7 p.m. prayer service.
Arrangements are under the direction of Koehn Brothers Funeral Home, Parkston.
Violet Reimnitz was born to Christ and Bertha (Mogck) Winter in Hutchinson County.
She was baptized at Eigenfeld Lutheran Church by the Rev. Lambertus.
She grew up and attended country school in Hutchinson County and was confirmed at Salem Lutheran Church in Parkston by the Rev. Lambertus on April 9, 1933.
She was united in marriage to Walter Reimnitz on Nov. 17, 1940, at Salem Lutheran Church.
The couple farmed west of Ethan in Davison County until retiring into Parkston in 1981.
She was a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church, where she taught Sunday School and Vacation Bible School, was a member of the LWML and also was a choir member.
She is survived by her three daughters: Marlene (Ron) Jendersee, Mitchell; Jan (Jerry) Koch, Mount Vernon; and Carol (Gary) Worth,Huron; six grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren, a great-great-grandchild, two sisters: Irene Schultz, Mitchell: and Eldora Uttecht, Huron; six sisters-in-law: Leona Reimnitz, Florence Struck and Anita and Robert Wegehaupt, all of Parkston; Ruth Wegehaupt, Sioux Falls; Leona and Ed Stahl, Mitchell; and Bess Reimnitz, South Bend, Ind.; and numerous nieces, nephews and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, seven brothers-in-law and a sister-in-law.
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