Wayne S. Sparks

1932 - 2013 (Age 80)

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God bless.

My thoughts and prayers are with you at this sad time. We can be assured he is with Judy now and for that we can be thankful. Love to you all.

Our family lived next door to Wayne and Judy on Edward Drive for many years. They were such good neighbors and great friends to my parents. Wayne and my dad Ron were close pals-"as thick as thieves", my mom used to say. They shared a love of cars, clean garages, well-groomed yards, and morning coffee at the Sunshine store. Losing Judy and then my dad was hard on Wayne, but many good memories remained. My mother and I want to express our regrets and sympathies to Nancy and...

Sweet uncle, rest in the arms of Jesus.

I was very sorry to hear of the passing of Wayne. Wayne and I spent many years together at the SDANG. He was my superviser and more importantly a freind. We spent many hours talking about his early years in SF ,of his raceing explots and hunting. In recent times when we would go to lunch he talked often of his grandchildren. I know he loved his family very much and wish I had seen him more in the last few years. My heart goes out to the family. Know that he was well thought of and will be...

Sorry for your sadden hearts. I enjoyed working with Sparky for over twelve years at the SDANG in the Motor Pool. Sparky had nicknames for most everyone. I had two nicknames "Dirt" & "Fred". Mike

You were so much fun to be around and we shared so many good family times! We loved you and Sioux Falls trips will never be quite the same. Jim and Linda

My dad and Sparky were great friends and worked together for many years at the Guard Base. As kids we loved going to visit. . . always a smile on his face. He will be missed. Prayers to his family from his Guard family.


Wayne's Obituary

Wayne S. SparksWayne S. Sparks, age 80, went home to join the love of his life, Judy on Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at Avera McKennan Hospital in Sioux Falls. Born in Sioux Falls on August 22, 1932, to Stacey and Lillie Sparks, he graduated from Washington High School and joined the Air Force...

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