Lawrence D. Boesen
Lawrence D. Boesen, 89, of Kimball, SD passed away Sunday, November 17, 2019 at Weskota Manor Avera in Wessington Springs, SD. Funeral Mass was held at 10:30 A.M. Friday, November 22, 2019 at St. Margaret’s Catholic Church in Kimball. A Committal Service with Military Honors followed at St. Margaret’s Catholic Cemetery. Visitation was held at the church from 5:00 – 7:00 P.M. Thursday, November 21, 2019 with a 7:00 P.M. Wake Service.
Mount Funeral Home of Kimball is assisting with arrangements.
Lawrence D. Boesen was born on March 23, 1930 to Lawrence, Sr. and Kathryna (Collins) Boesen in Lyonville, SD. He graduated from Kimball High School in 1948 and went on to serve in the US Army stationed stateside in a variety of locations. He returned home to a lifelong career in farming and ranching.
Lawrence was a member of St. Margaret’s Catholic Church and Drips American Legion Post #130 in Kimball, SD. In July of 2018 he became of resident of Weskota Manor in Wessington Springs, SD.
Grateful for having shared in Lawrence’s life: his sister, Gennell Boesen of Brookings, SD; a sisterin- law, Alice Boesen of Mitchell, SD; nephew, Todd (Kayla) Boesen of Kimball, SD; a nephew; five nieces; along with many great and great-great nieces and nephews.
Lawrence was preceded in death by his parents, Lawrence, Sr. and Kathryna Boesen; three brothers: Jerome, Joe and Nick Boesen; and a sister, Myra Grohs.
In lieu of flowers, memorials in Lawrence’s honor may be directed to: St. Margaret’s Catholic Church, PO Box 137, Kimball, SD 57355 or Drips American Legion Post #130, PO Box 394, Kimball, SD 57355.
Expressions of sympathy may be extended to the family through mountfuneralhome.com.