Funeral service for Aldene D. Schur, 83, Aberdeen, formerly Redfield, was held at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, June 8, 2013, at Spitzer-Miller Funeral Home with Dr. Harold E. Salem officiating. Burial was at Black Hills National Cemetery, Sturgis, Monday, June 10.
Aldene died Tuesday, June 4, at Avera St. Luke’s Hospital, Aberdeen.
Aldene D. Weil was born on Aug. 19, 1929, in Adams County, North Dakota, to Arthur and Ida (Reichel) Weil. She attended grade school and graduated from Haynes High School, Haynes, N.D., with the class of 1947.
On May 29, 1949, she married Robert “Bob” Schur at Morristown, S.D. They had one son, Ron, in 1950. Aldene was a homemaker, mother and grandmother.
Aldene loved to camp, fish, play bingo, crochet, make ceramics and enjoyed many years of gardening and canning. She made beautiful afghans that her family still treasures. They spent many years joining her family in Yuma, Ariz., in the winter months after Bob’s retirement. Aldene was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and had a special place in her heart for all children.
Grateful for having shared Aldene’s life are her husband of 64 years, Robert “Bob” Schur, Aberdeen; son, Ron (Cyndy) Schur, Aberdeen; three grandchildren, Brian (Jennifer) Allmendinger, Chris (Dennis) White, Shasta (Brent) Culp; seven great-grandchildren, Tayler and Tyler Spraw, Emma and Colbee White, Sierra, Tristan and Hunter Culp; one great-great-granddaughter, Harper Spraw; brother, Merlin (Ruth) Weil; sister, LaVina Langdeau; and many nieces and nephews.
Aldene is preceded in death by her father, Arthur Weil and mother, Ida Harrington; stepfather, Glenn Harrington, three brothers and their wives, Harold (Betty) Weil, Alvin (Dororthy) Weil and Lloyd (Fran) Weil and brother-in-law, Les Langdeau.
Honorary casket bearers were all her grandchildren.