Lucile V. Schoenwetter, 75, died Monday, Jan. 7, 2013 at her home in Flandreau.
Funeral services are at 11 a.m. Saturday at Skroch Funeral Chapel in Flandreau. Burial is in Union Cemetery.
Visitation is from 5 – 8 p.m. Friday at Skroch Funeral Chapel.
Lucile was born Oct. 6, 1937, in Elrod to John and Florence (Steuck) Dewall. She attended country school in the Henry and Grover area and then Rapid City High School and Hazel High School.
Lucile worked in Rapid City and Watertown. She married Melvin Schoenwetter on Sept. 5, 1956, in Watertown.
She worked at Dakota Poultry of Watertown from 1962 until 1973. Lucile attended Pipestone Vocational School and Dakota State College. She then worked at the Malinda Hotel in Brookings from 1983 until 1987, when she moved to Flandreau.
In Flandreau she worked at Eaton Dakota, Julson Motors, Flandreau Motors, Raven Aerostar of Madison, and as a housekeeper for Avera Flandreau Medical Center until her retirement.
She was a member of Our Savior’s Lutheran Church, Brookings. Lucile enjoyed baking, cooking, cats, flowers and her family.
She is survived by two sons, Irvin and Marvin Schoenwetter of Flandreau; a daughter-in-law, Wanda Schoenwetter of Huron; six grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren and two sisters, Carol Davis and Judy (Wayne) Cram, both of Watertown.
She was preceded in death by her daughter Ruth Ann and two sons, Robert and Roy “Donnie.”
For online condolences, visit www.skrochfc.com.