|Birth: ||Oct. 3, 1951|
|Death: ||Feb. 17, 2005|
South Dakota, USA
David Allen Reutter
KADOKA — David Allen "Dave" Reutter, age 53, of Kadoka, died Thursday, February 17, 2005 at the Rapid City Regional Hospital.
Visitation will be held 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. on Tuesday, February 22, at the Rush Funeral Chapel in Kadoka, and one hour preceding the services at the auditorium on Wednesday.
Funeral services will be held 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, February 23, at the Kadoka City Auditorium, with Pastor Gary McCubbin officiating.
Interment will be in the Zion Lutheran Cemetery east of Kadoka, SD.
David Allen Reutter, better known as Dave to his family and friends was born October 3, 1951 at Bigfork, Minnesota, the son of Clarence and Arlyss (Gustafson) Reutter. His early years were spent in Bigfork where he attended the first grade. In 1959 he moved with his family to a ranch east of Kadoka, SD. He grew up on the ranch and graduated from Kadoka High School in 1970.
As a young man he worked on the ranch with his father and his uncle, Philip.
On July 28, 1971 he entered the US Army. While serving in Vietnam he received the Vietnam Service Medal with two Bronze Stars.
While in the military, Dave was united in marriage to Nancy Eisenbraun and to this union were born 2 sons, Shane and Dustin.
After his discharge from the Army, in July 1974, they returned to Kadoka where they made their home on the Reutter Ranch east of Kadoka. He continued to ranch with his parents and uncle and also drove the fuel truck for Vice Oil for several years.
Dave was united in marriage to Gail Scobee on November 27, 1981 at Kadoka, SD. To this union was born a daughter, Mandi.
They made their home in Kadoka. Dave continued to ranch and farm east of Kadoka until the time of his death.
Dave was a member of the Presbyterian Church and the American Legion Post #27, both of Kadoka. Dave enjoyed spending quality time with his family, enjoyed hunting and fishing and participating in sports and watching football.
Survivors include his wife Gail Reutter of Kadoka; one son Dustin Reutter of Sioux Falls; three daughters Mandi Reutter of Coon Rapids, Minnesota, Krystal Ring and her husband Keith of Gillette, Wyoming, and Angel Getz and her husband Roger of Pierre; four grandchildren Jordan Ring, Kolbi Ring, Sadie Ring, and Brady Getz; his mother Arlyss Reutter of Kadoka; one sister Roxanne Britton and her husband Henry of Fayetteville, North Carolina; three nieces Holli, Ashleigh and Nicole Britton; a special uncle and aunt, Robert and Sue Gustafson of Bigfork, Minnesota; and a host of other relatives and friends.
David was preceded in death by a son Shane David Reutter on March 24, 1977; and his father Clarence Edwin Reutter on September 15, 2002.
Rapid City Journal
Saturday, February 19, 2005
U.S. Veterans Gravesites, ca.1775-2006
Name: David Allen Reutter
Service Info.: SP4 US ARMY VIETNAM
Birth Date: 3 Oct 1951
Death Date: 17 Feb 2005
Cemetery: Zion Luth
Cemetery Address: Kadoka, SD 57543
Clarence Edwin Reutter (1916 - 2002)
Arlyss Leone Gustafson Reutter (1926 - 2011)
Shane David Reutter (1977 - 1977)*
Zion Lutheran Cemetery
South Dakota, USA
Created by: Bob & Sandi Hamilton
Record added: Apr 18, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 26109485
I love and miss you Uncle Dave!!|
Added: Mar. 27, 2009
~To everything there is a season and a time for every purpose under heaven.~-Ecclesiastes 3:1|
Bob & Sandi Hamilton
Added: Apr. 20, 2008