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John C. Scholten

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John C. Scholten Obituary
John C. Scholten

John C. Scholten, 74, of Dell Rapids passed away Monday, June 9, 2014. Mass of Christian Burial will begin at 10:30 AM Thursday, June 12, 2014 at St. Mary Catholic Church in Dell Rapids. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Visitation will begin at 3:00 PM with the family present at 5:00 PM and a Wake Service at 7:00 PM Wednesday, June 11, 2014 at Minnehaha Funeral Home in Dell Rapids.

John was born July 13, 1939 to John and Alieda (Lens) Scholten at Alvord, Iowa. As an infant he moved with his family to a farm near Larchwood, Iowa. On November 9, 1960 he was united in marriage to Dorothy Koerlin at St. Joseph Cathedral in Sioux Falls. They lived on a farm near Larchwood where he worked until moving to Dell Rapids in 1964.

John is survived by his wife, Dorothy, Dell Rapids; daughters, Lori (Mark) Waltz, Gaylord, MN and Joan (Jerry) McIlvenna, Sioux Falls; four grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; brothers, George (Donna) Scholten, Luverne, MN and Cletus (Shirley) Scholten, Sioux Falls; sisters, Mary Kearney, Sioux City, IA and Rose (Dale) Carman, Sioux Falls, as well as many relatives and friends.

Published in The Argus Leader on June 11, 2014
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