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Carol S. Dew

Wednesday, March 2, 2011

Carol S. Dew, 82, of Hawarden, died Sunday, Feb. 27, 2011, at Hillcrest Care Center in Hawarden following a lengthy illness.

Carol was born Nov. 8, 1928, in Sioux City. She grew up in Sioux City and attended Sioux City schools.

Carol married Vernon S. Dew, Sr. in Elk Point, S.D. He died March 8, 1982, in Sioux City.

After her marriage, Carol lived in Merrill. She and Vernon owned and operated Livestock Equipment Inc. in Merrill. She moved to Rapid City, S.D., and worked at Green Thumb and Family Thrift Grocery Store.

She then moved to Denver, Colo., and later Seattle, Wash., before moving to Hawarden in 2005.

Carol enjoyed gardening, reading, cooking, fishing, crafting and traveling. Most of all she enjoyed spending time with her children and grandchildren.
Survivors include her six children: Susan Burns of Commerce City, Colo., Stephanie Cook and her husband, Keith of Covington, Wash., Vernon Dew, Jr. and his wife, Laura of Kansas City, Mo., Deborah Frisk and her husband, Douglas of Rapid City, S.D., Roger A. Dew of Oak Grove, Mo., and Colleen Maher and her husband, Ryan of Hawarden; one sister: Jozina Turkelson of Sparks, Nev.; 14 grandchildren: Wendy, Matt, Michael, Jeremy, Jacob, Bryan, Whitney, Heather, David, Jennifer, Cody, Reyna, Scott and Genna; and 19 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her mother, Madeline Krommenhoek, a daughter, Wendy; a son, Bruce; a son-in-law: William Gonzales; and twin grandchildren, Keith and Rachel Cook.

Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Friday at Meyer Brothers Colonial Chapel in Sioux City with the Rev. Roger Linnan officiating. Burial will be in HIllside Cemetery in Merrill. Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. Thursday, with the family present from 6-8 p.m., and a prayer service at 7 p.m., all at the funeral home.

Pallbearers will be Rodger Dew, Douglas Frisk, Ryan Maher, Matthew Burns, Bryan Dew and Keith Cook.

Condolences may be sent online to www.meyerbroschapels.com.

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