|Birth: ||Feb. 23, 1923|
South Dakota, USA
|Death: ||Jan. 20, 2006|
Published in the Pine County Courier, page 5, Jan. 26, 2006
Donald Elden Briggle was born on February 23, 1923 in Alcester, South Dakota to Charles and Sophia (Schnose) Briggle. He married Pricella Bell on December 28, 1949 in Watertown, SD. They later moved and purchased their farm near Sandstone, Minnesota where they lived, worked and raised their children. Donald was a U.S. Navy veteran and served during World War II. He passed away on Friday, January 20, 2006 at his home in Kroschel Township at the age of 82 years. He was preceded in death by his wife, Pricella and a son, Brad. He is survived by two sons, Eldon (Carol) of Sandstone and Mike of Florida; three daughters, Susan (David) Klar of Stacy, Wanda (Allan) Nelson of Sandstone and Teri Gilbey of Sandstone; 12 grandchildren, Sherina, Steve, Amy, Shane, Shawna, Christie, Kevin, Amanda, Jenny, Samantha, Dusty and Jason; 14 great grandchildren; one brother, Ronnie Briggle of Ham Lake and one sister, Lorraine Hart of Brook Park.
Funeral services were held on Tuesday, January 24, 2006 at Methven Funeral Home in Sandstone with Rev. Michael Breach officiating. Reader was Barbra Peterson. Interment at Trinity Scandinavian Evangelical Lutheran Cemetery in Kroschel Township with full military honors accorded by the Sandstone American Legion Post #151. Arrangements by Methven Funeral Home, Sandstone, MN.
(submitted by JR Fett)
Pricella Briggle (1933 - 2002)*
Bradley A. Briggle (1952 - 1972)*
MOMM3 US Navy WW II
Trinity Scandinavian Evangelical Lutheran Cemetery
Created by: Kathy Merris Mills
Record added: Sep 11, 2009
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