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 Wayne Martin Garbe

Wayne Martin Garbe

Alpena, Jerauld County, South Dakota, USA
Death 10 Jul 2013 (aged 71)
Sioux Falls, Minnehaha County, South Dakota, USA
Burial Huron, Beadle County, South Dakota, USA
Memorial ID 113677560 · View Source
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Wayne Garbe, age 71, of Huron, SD, formerly of rural Virgil, SD, died Wednesday, July 10, 2013, at Sanford USD Medical Center in Sioux Falls.

His funeral service will be 10:30 am Monday, July 15, at Holy Trinity Catholic Parish with burial at Restlawn Memory Gardens Cemetery.

Visitation with family present will be Sunday from 6-8 pm at Welter Funeral Home with a scripture service at 7:00 pm; or Monday morning one hour prior to the service at the church.

Wayne Martin Garbe, son of Martin and Mabel (Burma) Garbe, was born on December 15, 1941, in Alpena, SD. He spent his entire life on the family homestead south of Virgil. He attended school in Virgil through the 8th grade, and high school in Alpena graduating in 1960.

On June 3, 1961, Wayne married Judy Keleher in Woonsocket, SD. Wayne farmed the homestead until ill health forced his retirement. Wayne and Judy moved to Huron in December 2011.

He was presently a member and past supervisor of Carlyle Township Board of Directors; and Holy Trinity Catholic Parish.

His many interests included billiards; riding and raising horses; and dancing. He was a sports enthusiast who enjoyed watching his children and grandchildren and their sporting activities.

He is survived by his wife, Judy of Huron; 3 children, Gary (Sheila) Garbe of Virgil; Terry (Paula) Garbe of Virgil, and Renee (Jeff) Younie of Alpena; 12 grandchildren; 16 great grandchildren; 2 sisters, Linda (Dick) Easton of Wessington Springs, and Diane (Lowrance) Horn of Gillette, WY; nieces and nephew.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

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  • Created by: Barb Jones
  • Added: 11 Jul 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 113677560
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Wayne Martin Garbe (15 Dec 1941–10 Jul 2013), Find A Grave Memorial no. 113677560, citing Restlawn Memory Gardens, Huron, Beadle County, South Dakota, USA ; Maintained by Barb Jones (contributor 47367273) .