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Carol L DeVetter Arbogast
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Birth: Oct. 13, 1937
Codington County
South Dakota, USA
Death: Aug. 30, 2011
Codington County
South Dakota, USA

Funeral services for Carol L. (Mrs. Darrel) Arbogast, 73, of Watertown, SD, will be at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, September 2, 2011, at Lutheran Church of Our Redeemer in Watertown. Rev. Christina Matson and Rev. Gary Westgard will officiate. Carol passed away on Tuesday, August 30, 2011, at her home, after a lengthy battle with cancer.

Burial will be in Mt. Hope Cemetery, Watertown. Honorary pallbearers will be the Watertown Firefighters. Active pallbearers will be: Joe Makepeace, Tim Goodwin, Gene Kluck, Maynard Petersen, Blake Johnson, and Brian Stemwedel.

Visitation will be at Crawford Funeral Chapel in Watertown on Thursday from 4-7 and in the church on Friday prior to the services. The family is requested to meet at the church on Friday by 10:00 a.m. for a prayer service.

Carol was born on October 13, 1937, in Watertown, SD, to Ray and Berniece (Torgeson) DeVetter. She graduated from Watertown High School. Following graduation, Carol worked at various jobs.

She married Darrel Arbogast at Grace Lutheran Church in Watertown on May 7, 1961. Carol quit working outside the home to raise her family. She later worked as a manager at Raven's Outlet Store, as a manager of the Watertown Mall, and then as Marketing Human Resource Director at F&M Bank all in Watertown.

Carol was a lifelong member of Grace Lutheran Church and was also a member of the Vintiques Car Club. She served on the Watertown City Council for eight years and on the Board of Directors of the Watertown Chamber of Commerce. Carol enjoyed helping restore Corvairs, attending car shows, baking, her flower garden, sewing, and being with her family, especially the grandchildren.

She is survived by her husband, Darrel, of Watertown; her children: Steve (Rhonda) Arbogast, Dan (Deb) Arbogast, and Jill (Tim) Makepeace, all of Watertown, SD; four grandchildren: Amy Makepeace-Petri, Dylynn Makepeace, Blake Arbogast, and Casey Arbogast; and one sister, Joan (Gilbert) Kittelson, of Henry, SD.

Carol was preceded in death by her parents and one brother, Jim DeVetter.

~ Obituary courtesy of Crawford Funeral Chapel, Inc. website
Mount Hope Cemetery
Codington County
South Dakota, USA
Created by: J.Klos
Record added: Sep 09, 2011
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Carol L <i>DeVetter</i> Arbogast
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 Added: Nov. 5, 2011
We share birthday; October 13
- Ms Martie Martin
 Added: Oct. 7, 2011

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