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Olinda Leota Laib Zirpel
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Birth: Feb. 8, 1927
Douglas County
South Dakota, USA
Death: Apr. 3, 2006
Parkston
Hutchinson County
South Dakota, USA

February 8, 1927 - April 3, 2006

Funeral services for Olinda Leota Zirpel were held Saturday, April 8, 2006, at 10 a.m. at Faith Lutheran Church, Parkston, with the Rev. Kenneth Soyk officiating. Music was furnished by the Faith Lutheran Choir and Bev Scheetz, organist. Interment was made in the Parkston Protestant Cemetery with Koehn Bros. Funeral Home, Parkston, in charge of arrangements. Casketbearers were Larry Goehring, Gary Laib, Roland Laib Jr., Robert Goehring, Douglas Laib, and Marvin Kirchhevel.

Olinda Leota Zirpel was born February 8, 1927, to Fred and Emma (Schulz) Laib in Douglas County.

She attended and graduated from Armour High School in Armour. She attended Springfield College in Springfield, graduating with a degree in education, after which she taught in a country school.

She was united in marriage to Erwin K. Zirpel on April 8, 1949, at St. Peter Lutheran Church near Armour.

Together they farmed in Aurora, Davison, Hutchinson, and Douglas Counties until moving into Parkston in 1983. She was a member of Faith Lutheran Church and the LWML.

She died Monday, April 3, at her home in Parkston at the age of 79 years.

She is survived by two sons, John Zirpel and wife, Laurie, Keller, Texas, and Darwin Zirpel, Yankton; two grandchildren, Michael and Taryn Zirpel, Keller; and one sister, Delores Kirchhevel, Parkston.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Erwin; two brothers, Roland and Arnold Laib; and one sister, Leona Goehring.

Parkston Advance Apr 2006

[Information above added by creator of memorial] 
 
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 Parents:
  Frederick Laib (1891 - 1981)
  Emma Johanna Schulz Laib (1897 - 1976)
 
 Spouse:
  Erwin Karl Zirpel (1926 - 2003)*
 
 Siblings:
  Wilhelmina Sophia Margareta Laib (1915 - 1916)**
  Arnold Werner Laib (1919 - 1997)*
  Leona Viola Laib Goehring (1921 - 1995)*
  Olinda Leota Laib Zirpel (1927 - 2006)
  Roland Laib (1930 - 1992)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Inscription:
MARRIED APRIL 8, 1949
PARENTS OF JOHN F. AND DARWIN J.
 
Burial:
Parkston Cemetery
Parkston
Hutchinson County
South Dakota, USA
 
Maintained by: Bill M
Originally Created by: In memory of Scott
Record added: Apr 11, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 13921689
Olinda Leota <i>Laib</i> Zirpel
Added by: George Falk
 
 
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Rest In Peace
- Bill M
 Added: Oct. 11, 2014

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