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Kristina Evelyn Thiemann Anderson
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Birth: Jan. 2, 1913
Haakon County
South Dakota, USA
Death: Dec. 5, 2002
Haakon County
South Dakota, USA

age 89 of Philip, South Dakota, died December 5, 2002, at the Hans P. Peterson Memorial Hospital.

Kristina Evelyn (Thiemann) Anderson was born January 2, 1913 to Douglas Otto and June Elizabeth (Louison) Thiemann on her father's homestead near Hilland, South Dakota.

She was baptized and confirmed in the Missouri Lutheran Faith. Evelyn received her grade school education at Plainview Country School one and one-half miles from their
home. Her first two years of High School were at Marrietta Consolidated eight miles from her home. She graduated from Philip High School in 1932.

On March 23, 1935 Evelyn married Otto Bernard Anderson at Martin, South Dakota. To this union was born two children, Bernard Dean "Bernie" and Jeannine June. That fall
they moved to Custer, South Dakota where they lived for six years before returning to Hilland in the spring of 1941. In 1953 they moved to Spearfish until 1955 when
they moved to Philip. While in Philip, Evelyn worked as a nurse's aid at Philip Hospital when the new hospital opened January 1956 until retiring in 1970. She also
helped at the funeral home for W.E. and Ruth Woodall and later for Jack and Gayle Rush.

Evelyn's husband, Otto preceded her in death on March 18, 1981. Evelyn wrote the social news for the Pioneer Review from 1982 1998. In October 1998 Evelyn sold her
home and moved to an apartment in Rapid City to be near her daughter and family where she remained until her death.

Evelyn was a member of Our Redeemer Lutheran Church of Philip and Zion Lutheran Church of Rapid City, and the Bad River Senior Citizens of Philip.

Grateful for having shared her life are her son, Bernard Dean "Bernie" Anderson and his wife Julie of Aurora, Illinois; her daughter, Jeannine June Poloncic and her
husband John of Rapid City, South Dakota; five grandchildren, Lisa Revnew and her husband Fred, Darrin and Eric Anderson, Carmen Thompson and her husband Ed, and
Tyson Morgan; five great-grandchildren; one great-great-granddaughter; a sister-in-law Joanne Thieman; and a host of other relatives and friends.

In addition to her husband, Evelyn was preceded in death by her parents; two brothers, Kenneth Thieman and Ira Thieman; three sisters, Eunice Swisher, Elizabeth
"Beth" Burns, and Helen Thieman in infancy.

Visitation was held 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. on Sunday at the Rush Funeral Home in Philip, and one hour preceding the services at the church on Monday.

Funeral services were held 2:00 p.m. Monday, December 9, at Our Redeemer Lutheran Church in Philip with Pastor Robert Oettel and Pastor Duane Duley officiating.

Interment was in the Masonic Cemetery, Philip.

The family requests memorials directed to Zion School or Redeemer Lutheran Church.

Rush Funeral home- 12/2002
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  Otto Bernard Anderson (1910 - 1981)*
*Calculated relationship
Masonic Cemetery
Haakon County
South Dakota, USA
Plot: G-2
Maintained by: David Didreckson
Originally Created by: Brent Richardson
Record added: Mar 12, 2010
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Kristina Evelyn <i>Thiemann</i> Anderson
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