Friday, March 22, 2019

Eagle Butte

Mary Kemery Vandeburg

Mary Kemery Vandeburg, age 101, of Sioux Falls passed away Saturday, October 13, 2018. Private graveside services were held Friday, October 19, 2018 at the Holy Cross Cemetery in Timber Lake, SD with Deacon James Mars presiding.

Mary was born October 9, 1917 at the Old Cheyenne Agency to Charles Kemery and Emma Sheppard. She married Franklin “Van” Vandeburg on May 14, 1996 in Pierre, SD.

Survivors include grandchildren: Mary Kaye (Kenny) Gesinger, Eagle Butte; Philip (Luree) Livermont, Aberdeen; and Amy (Rick) Parker, Lawton, OK. Great grandchildren: Courtney, Nashville; Kelan, Eagle Butte; McKinley, Devin, Benjamin, and Brendan all from Aberdeen; and Samantha, Madisyn, and Camryn all from Lawton, OK. Great-great grandchildren: Kahler, Kiercen, and Krue from Eagle Butte. Mary was preceded in death by her husband Fredric Vandeburg in 1984, as well as her siblings Alice, Louise, Manson, and Edison.