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Lois Warren Schaefers

1933 - 2014 Obituary Condolences
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Lois Warren Schaefers

Lois Warren Schaefers of Rapid City, SD, died Tuesday, June 24, 2014, at Dougherty Hospice House in Sioux Falls. She was 80.

Lois "Bunny" DePew was born in Sioux Falls on November 21, 1933, to Ernest and Jennie DePew. She graduated from Washington High School in 1951, and from Presentation School of Nursing in 1954.

Lois married Gerald Warren in 1953, and raised seven children.

She married Donald Schaefers in 1991. Lois worked at McKennan Hospital, Sioux Valley Hospital and as a visiting nurse.

She is survived by her husband, Don Schaefers; daughter, Lynn (Lloyd) Stockwell; sons, Dan Warren, Bill (Rhonda) Warren, Jeff (Teresa) Warren, David Warren, Don Warren; step-children, Jerome (Tammy) Schaefers, Joe (Chris) Schaefers, James Schaefers, Jane (Kelly) Thomas; 19 grandchildren, and 16 great-grandchildren. In addition to her husband, Jerry, she is preceded in death by her daughter, Nancy Bombardier; and sisters, Ruth Lunt and "Ducky" Sorgdrager.

Funeral Services will be held 10:00 am Saturday at Miller Funeral Home, 507 S. Main Avenue. Interment will follow at Hills of Rest Memorial Park. Visitation begins at 11:00 am Friday, with the family present to greet friends from 5:00 to 7:00 Friday evening.


Published in The Argus Leader on June 26, 2014
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