2013-01-24 / Obituaries

Marie R. Myklegard, 60, of Britton, S.D.

Marie R. Myklegard , 60, of Britton, S.D., died Thursday, Dec. 27, 2012, at Marshall County Health Care Center in Britton.

Marie, daughter of Clifford and Eileen (Sautter) Vander Vorst, was born Sept. 12, 1952, in Britton. This is where she grew up while attending school in Britton. She graduated from Langford High School.

She was united in marriage to Max Davidson on Sept. 5, 1969. They made their home in Aberdeen, S.D. In the mid 1970’s they returned to Britton where they started Max Davidson Plumbing and Heating. Marie also worked as an accountant.

She was united in marriage to Brett Myklegard on Aug. 31, 1996, in Britton.

Marie is survived by her husband, Brett; two sons, Travis (Amanda) Davidson of Lake Madison, S.D., and Tate (Cristy) Davidson of Britton; her mother, Eileen Besse of Britton; two sisters, Linda (Hugh) Ogara of Hill City, S.D., and Sandy Erb of Shelbyville, Tenn., and seven grandchildren.

Her father, Clifford and stepfather, Ivan Besse, preceded her in death.

Memorial service was held at 10 a.m., Monday, Dec. 31, 2012, at First Lutheran Church in Britton. The Rev. Terrill Sorensen officiated, assisted by intern, Karis Hagen. The organist was Lona Batie and the soloist was Aaron Deutsch.

Urnbearers were Ron and Becky Freeman and John and Marlene Hickey.

Inurnment will be in Pleasant Valley Lutheran Cemetery at Kidder, S.D., in the spring.

Carlsen Funeral Home and Crematory of Aberdeen was entrusted with arrangements.

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