Ardene Rae <I>Brix</I> Schaefer

Ardene Rae Brix Schaefer

Watertown, Codington County, South Dakota, USA
Death 14 Sep 2002 (aged 64)
Shoreview, Ramsey County, Minnesota, USA
Burial Gary, Deuel County, South Dakota, USA
Memorial ID 24191799 · View Source
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Ardene R. Schaefer
Ardeme Rae Schaefer was born on November 12, 1937 in Watertown, SD to John and Anna (Dunke) Brix of Altamont, SD. She graduated from the Clear Lake High School in 1955. After graduating from high school she attended General Beadle Teachers College in Madison, SD for two years in which she received a teacher's certificate. From 1957 to 1959, Ardene taught at rural schools. She taught grades 1-8 Petersen School and District #73 Glenwood Township located in SD.
One December 21, 1965 Ardene married John (Jack) Schaefer of Gary, SD in Clark, SD. After they were married they resided in Brookings, SD. Husband Jack worked as a feed salesman, so it required the family to move quite often throughout SD. In 1981 they moved to Tracy, MN. Jack passed away May 5, 2001.
Ardene passed away on September 14, 2002 in Shoreview, MN. She had reached the age of 64 years 10 months and 2 days. She is survived by her five children, Robert of Moose Lake, Travis of Mankato, Rita, Jeff and Justin all three of Shoreview, MN.
She was preceded in death by her parents, daughter, Robin, husband Jack and many other relatives and friends.
Ardene's enjoyments in life were her five children, cooking, knitting, crocheting, reading, listening to country music, scrap booking, family pets, seeing the Rocky Mountains in Colorado, her trip to the Bahamas with her husband, Jack and visiting with relatives. Ardene loved her family.
Funeral Services were held on September 21, 2002 at the Tracy Lutheran Church in Tracy, MN with the Rev. Stephen Olson officiating. Casket bearers were Jeff Schaefer, Craig Bindert, Jim McCormick, Wade Schmuhl, Brian Jensen, and Chris Shymanski.
Submitted by Ray Wiese

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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Ardene Rae Brix Schaefer (12 Nov 1937–14 Sep 2002), Find A Grave Memorial no. 24191799, citing Grandview Cemetery, Gary, Deuel County, South Dakota, USA ; Maintained by Roger Baer (contributor 46848553) .