Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all McEntaffers in:
 • Lake View Cemetery
 • Lake Andes
 • Charles Mix County
 • South Dakota
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
Naomi Anderson McEntaffer
Learn about upgrading this memorial...
Birth: Jan. 13, 1927
Ravinia
Charles Mix County
South Dakota, USA
Death: Jul. 31, 2006
Wagner
Charles Mix County
South Dakota, USA

Naomi McEntaffer, 79, of Wagner died Monday, July 31, 2006, at the Good Samaritan Center in Wagner, SD. Services were held Friday August 4, 2006, at the First Presbyterian Church in Lake Andes. Burial was in Lakeview Cemetery, rural Lake Andes. Crosby-Jaeger Funeral Home in Wagner was in charge of arrangements.

Naomi McEntaffer was born January 13, 1927, at Ravinia, the daughter of Nels and Christine (Thompson) Anderson. Naomi received her education in Ravinia.

She married Robert McEntaffer on November 3, 1943, at Lake Andes. They lived in Denver, CO, for a few years where she worked for Samsonite before returning to Ravinia, where they farmed for many years. Naomi also worked in the kitchen at the Andes Central School from 1970 until she retired in 1999.

Naomi will be remembered for her love of spending time with her family, walking, school activities, sewing, swimming, baking, gardening, working in the yard, crossword puzzles, bowling and church gatherings. Naomi and Robert also loved to square dance and belonged to a square dance club. She was also a member of the Martha Circle.

She is survived by four children: Roberta (Robert) Clemens, Wagner; Ron McEntaffer, Tucson, AZ; Joy (Rick) Gill, Canton, GA; Julie Wilson, Wagner; four grandchildren: Garie Lewis; Bonnie Sandvold; Eric McEntaffer and Amber Wilson; four great grandchildren; five brothers: Ray (Georgine) Anderson, Winner; Niel (Wanda) Anderson, Delmont; Jack (Norma) Anderson, Mt. Vernon; Jim (Jeanne) Anderson, Mitchell and Winkie (Judy) Anderson, Phoenix, AZ; five sisters: Anita Engel, Sioux Falls; Eileen Ayres, Kalispel, MT; Lois Burt, Albuquerque, NM; Joyce (Dick) Richardson, Pierre; and Jeanne Gavette, Sioux Falls; and many nieces and nephews.

Naomi was preceded in death by her parents; a son, Dean McEntaffer; three sisters: Betty Anderson; Ardis Anderson and Karen Kittenger; one niece and five nephews.

Lake Andes Wave August 9, 2006 
 
Family links: 
 Children:
  Dean A McEntaffer (1962 - 1963)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Lake View Cemetery
Lake Andes
Charles Mix County
South Dakota, USA
 
Created by: In memory of Scott
Record added: Aug 08, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 15188724
Naomi <i>Anderson</i> McEntaffer
Added by: Kerry Keller
 
Naomi <i>Anderson</i> McEntaffer
Added by: In memory of Scott
 
Naomi <i>Anderson</i> McEntaffer
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Linda Berney
 
 
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

A very kind and gentle lady was she...
-Anonymous
 Added: Apr. 17, 2011

- In memory of Scott
 Added: Aug. 8, 2006
 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service