Evelyn L. Dearborn 1924-2013

Posted May 14, 2013 at 4:07 pm


Evelyn L. Dearborn 1924-2013

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Evelyn L. Dearborn, 88, of Miller, S.D., died Saturday, May 11, 2013 at the Courtyard Villa Assisted Living Center in Miller.

Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Thursday, May 16 at the United Methodist Church. Visitation will be from 5-7 p.m. Wednesday, with a 7 p.m. prayer service all at Rembold Funeral Home in St. Lawrence. Burial will be at G.A.R. Cemetery in Miller. Friends and family may sign Evelyn’s online register at www.remboldfuneralhome.com.

Evelyn Lorraine Johnson was born July 29, 1924 to Orville and Addie (Arbogast) Johnson in Hand County. She attended school at Miller. After she graduated from high school in 1942, she worked for the Agricultural Adjustment Administration (AAA) until she married Dwight Dearborn at Miller on March 16, 1944. She also worked at Fawcett Upholstery for many years.

She was a lifelong member of Pleasant Valley Church, rural Miller, and served as the treasurer for many years. She was a proud member of the St. Lawrence TOPS Club for almost 30 years.

Survivors include two sons, Garry (Carol) Dearborn of Miller, Randy Dearborn of Miller; two daughters, Sharyl (Roger) Mauch of Spearfish, and Mary Dearborn of Sioux Falls; five grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; one sister, Joan Krog of Gillette, Wyo.; brother, Dale Johnson of Wessington Springs; three sisters-in-law, Laura Mae Johnson of Chamberlain, Shirley Williams of Mobridge and Beverly Sorenson of Brandon; one brother-in-law, Delwyn (Ramona) Dearborn of Brandon; many nieces, nephews, cousins and a host of friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband Dwight, brother Kenneth and sister Iona.

Rembold Funeral Home of St. Lawrence has been entrusted with Evelyn’s arrangements.

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