WAXDAHL KEATING, LEAH E. - Moody County, South Dakota | LEAH E. WAXDAHL KEATING - South Dakota Gravestone Photos


Union - Flandreau Cemetery
Moody County,
South Dakota

Leah E (Waxdahl) Keating
Date of Birth: April 25, 1898
Date of Death: May 11, 1989
Age: 91 Years, 16 Days

Date and Place of Service
Saturday, May 13, 1989 11:00 AM
United Methodist Church
Rev. Terry Palmer, Officiating

Darlene Hemmer, Organist
Kenneth Whaley, Soloist
"In the Garden"
"God Will Take Care Of You"
Processional Hymn
"O For A Thousand Tongues to Sing"
Recessional Hymn
"Guide Me, O Thou Great Jehova"

Gearld Waxdahl
Warren Ludeman
Robert Ullom
Dale Schroeder
Boyd Bennett
Wayne Taylor

Union Cemetery, Flandreau, SD

Skroch Funeral Chapel

Leah was born on a farm near Egan on April 25, 1898 to Nels and Rosina Miller Waxdahl. She received her early education in county school and then went to Egan and Flandreau high school. She then attended Aberdeen Normal after which she taught county school until her marriage to Harold W. Keating on March 23, 1921 in Flandreau. (He died June 29, 1968). They then farmed near Egan until they bought a farm three miles southeast of Flandreau in 1926. She lived there until 1977 when she moved into Flandreau where she continued to make her home. She was a member of the United Methodist Church, the UMW, a member of the Square Deal Club for many years and a member of the Town and Country club.

She is survived by two sons, Randall, Flandreau and Harvey, Salt Lake City, Utah; one daughter, Louise, Mrs. Ralph Stuedeman, Flandreau; nine grandchildren and seven great grandchildren and one brother, Glenn Waxdahl, Flandreau. She was preceded in death by her husband, parents, two brothers and three sisters.

Contributed on 9/12/19

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Submitted: 9/12/19 • Approved: 9/12/19 • Last Updated: 9/15/19 • R270184-G270183-S3

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