Mass of Christian Burial for Sharon Keller, 81, of Trail City was at 10 AM, MT, Friday, September 11, 2020, at Holy Cross Catholic Church in Timber Lake. Burial was at the Timber Lake Cemetery under the direction of Kesling Funeral Home of Mobridge. A prayer service was Thursday at 7 PM, CT, at Kesling Funeral Home. Sharon passed away Saturday September 5, 2020 at the Mobridge Regional Hospital.
Sharon (Ducheneaux) Keller was born on February 15, 1939, at the Cheyenne Agency, SD, to Tuffy and Mary (Collins) Ducheneaux. She grew up in Promise, but was sent away to Stephan (Immaculate Conception) School. She graduated from Stephan in 1957. She then attended Nettleton College in Sioux Falls for business.
Sharon married Delbert “Doc” Lamb on February 21, 1959, in Phoenix, AZ. She had three beautiful, wonderful children, Deleen, Nadean, and Gumbo. She worked for CRST for 18 years.
Sharon married Duane “Whitey” Keller in August 30, 1984, and moved to Trail City where she has resided until her passing.
She is survived by her husband, Whitey, daughters, Deleen Kougl of Timber Lake and Nadean “Deanie” (Art) Clifton of Faith, daughter-in-law, Shawn Lamb, a very special nephew, Deb Allen (Heidi) Ducheneaux, 9 grandchildren, Marie (Richard) Gross, Danial Kougl, William (Justine) Kougl, Jewel (Matt) Poss, Jesse (Bryce) Bishop, Amber (Chance) Kraft, Duell Clifton, Delbert (Abby) Lamb and Kristopher (Kamy) Lamb, 13 great grandchildren, Allison Gross, Natalie Gross, Terrance Gross, Sophia Gross, Shayde Lemmel, Carter Bishop, Aubrey Bishop, Nora Kougl, Cody Kougl, Payton Lamb, Kazmir Lamb, Sydney Kraft and Liam Poss, 2 step-children, Bruce (Jill) Keller and Peggy Laurenz, 3 step-grandchildren, 5 sisters, Janice (Al) Aberle, Arlyce (Bill) Wientjes, Mary Jane Anderson, Lila (Ronnie) Long, Bunny (Frankie) Thompson, brother, Tommy Ducheneaux, brother-in-laws, Bob Hagel and Ross Lawrence and sister-in-law, Betsy Ducheneaux.
Those that have left her are her parents, Tuffy and Mary Ducheneaux, 1st husband, Delbert Lamb, son, Gumbo Lamb, grandson, Mykel Lamb, great granddaughter, Quinn Kougl, sisters, Phyllis (Elmer) Gunville, Audrey Hagel, Delores (Dick) Ward, Debby Lawrence, Butchie (Vincent) Thompson, brothers, Lyle Ducheneaux, and Roman (Debby) Ducheneaux, sister-in-law, Hilda Ducheneaux and brother-in-law, Dick Anderson.