Keith Edwin Schaefer

75

Friday, Sept. 24

Willow, Alaska

He was born on Oct. 29, 1945, in Sioux Falls to the late Calvin Buehler Schaefer and Lucille Mary Elliott. In 2009 Keith made his journey to Alaska, where he began his residency in Willow. Keith spent two years in the United State Army, before being honorably discharged. He earned his Bachelor of Science of Carpentry and worked as a construction manager most of his life. 

Keith is preceded in death with his father Calvin Schaefer, mother Lucille (Elliott) Schaefer and brother Jim Schaefer. He is survived by his sister Sharda (Lyle) Kratcha; nephews Jeff Kratcha, Scott Kratcha, and Mike Schaefer; nieces Jauet Spanos and Jill Cumpton. 

Comments are closed.

  • Neil Petersen

    October 21st, 2021
    by

    74 Saturday, Oct. 9 Sioux Falls Neil Eugene Petersen was born on July 8, 1947 in Sioux Falls to Frisco […]


    Christina “Tina” Sattler

    October 21st, 2021
    by

    75 Tuesday, Oct. 12 Arnolds Park Tina was born Feb. 18, 1946, in Upland, Calif. to John and Lucille (née […]


    Crystal DiAnn Klinghagen

    October 14th, 2021
    by

    81 Wednesday, Sept. 29 Lennox Crystal DiAnn Erickson was born on Dec. 2, 1939, in Hendricks, Minn. the daughter of […]


    James Ronald Cink

    October 14th, 2021
    by

    81 Sunday, Oct. 3 Sioux Falls Jim was born on Jan. 30, 1940 in Parker, South Dakota to John and […]


    Gary Anderson

    October 7th, 2021
    by

    79 Thursday, Sept. 9 Wagner Gary Anderson was born Aug. 22, 1942 in Sioux Falls, SD the son of Otto […]


  • Leo Berg

    October 7th, 2021
    by

    89 Monday, September 27 Marion He was born on June 27, 1932 in  Marion the son of Jacob and Katie […]


    Melissa Leber

    October 7th, 2021
    by

    53 Thursday, Sept. 30 Parker Melissa (Missy) was born on Aug. 10, 1968, in Mitchell to Dale and Ruth (Kippes) […]


    Darlas Lehmann

    October 7th, 2021
    by

    90 Saturday, Sept. 30 Freeman He was born Sept. 12, 1931 to Walter and Linda Kaufman Lehmann.    He attended […]


    Wayne Quick

    October 7th, 2021
    by

    90 Tuesday, Sept. 28 Parker Wilbur Wayne Quick was born on Nov. 20, 1930 to John and Nora (Smith) Quick. […]


    Kathryn Jeanne (Bollinger) Cink

    September 22nd, 2021
    by

    81 Monday, Sept. 13 Sioux Falls On April 4, 1940, Kathy was born in Bridgewater to Clarence and Eleanor (Vogt) […]


  • What’s Happening

    JV/Varsity football parents looking for a solution on the lack of players

    Dawn Rye | Writer Football parents encourage their children and teammates and support the coaches and officials working with their […]

    EPJ tops Parker in season finale

    Shane Merrill | Sports The Parker football team wrapped up their season last week as they traveled to Elk Point-Jefferson. […]

    Pheasant hunting season opener

    Dawn Rye | Writer South Dakota is home to more than seven million pheasants. In 2021, the traditional season opens […]