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Nita J. Moore

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Nita J. Moore

Nita J. Moore, 83, of Sioux Falls, SD, passed away on Sunday, November 6, 2016.

Visitation with the family present will be 5:00 - 7:00 pm with a 7:00 pm Prayer Service on Wednesday, November 9, at Miller Westside Funeral Chapel, 6200 W. 41st St., Sioux Falls, SD.

Funeral Service will be 10:30 am Thursday, November 10, at Peace Lutheran Church, 5509 W. 41st St. with interment at Woodlawn Cemetery.

Nita Jean Freter, daughter of Erwin and Violet (Johnson) Freter, was born November 15, 1932 in Tyler, MN. She grew up in Balaton, MN where she graduated from Balaton High School in 1950. She attended Gustavus Adolphus College for a year and Minnesota School of Business for a year. After college, she worked in Cottonwood, MN for an insurance company for 3 years.

Nita was united in marriage with Delwin Moore on January 19, 1953 in Balaton, MN. They lived on a farm near Garvin, MN until 1959. Del's career moved them to Minneapolis, MN, Worthington, MN for 4 years, Cleveland, OH, Aberdeen, SD for 15 years; Mitchell, SD, Kansas City, MO where she worked at Murphy Industry. They moved to Sioux Falls in 1985, where she worked for Daniels-Olsen Building Supply until her retirement in 1994. Then, in 1987, they built their own home on Lake Madison, near Wentworth, SD where they lived for 17 years before returning to Sioux Falls in 2004.

She really enjoyed reading, traveling, and spending time with her family, especially all her grandchildren and great grandchildren.

She was a member of Peace Lutheran Church.

Grateful for having shared her life are her husband of 63 years, Del Moore, Sioux Falls, SD; four daughters, Susan (Roger) Deutsch, Parker, SD, Sharon (Bob) Kienow, Mansfield, SD, and twins, Pamela (Clark) Koob, Sioux Falls, SD, Peggy (Tom) Arnoldy, Sioux Falls, SD; eight grandchildren, Gretchen (Mark) Brown, Tyler (Kate) Kienow, Brent Koob, Adam (Jesse) Deutsch, Spencer (Ashlee) Kienow, Alex Koob, Sam Koob, Breanna Arnoldy; nine great grandchildren, Nicholas, Cooper, Aubree, Dylan, Hadley, Aydan, Camden, Hanna, Brooks.

Nita was preceded in death by her parents.

Memorials may be given to Make-A-Wish South Dakota, 1400 W 17th St, Sioux Falls, SD 57104.
Published in The Argus Leader on Nov. 8, 2016
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