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Irene  Baltzer

Rev. Ron Shifley
Organist ~ Cindy Hight
Congregational Hymns
"Savior Like a Shepherd Lead Us"
"One Day at a Time"
Kelly Frey
Karen Schultz
Keith Frey
Michael Foley
Janice Nelson
Kerry Frey
Timothy Foley
Kendall Frey
Kurtis Frey
Darren Boone
Irene L. Baltzer was born on Monday, November 17, 1919 in Parkston, South Dakota to Gottfried and Mathilda (Winter) Leischner.  She grew up on a farm east of Parkston and graduated from Parkston High School in 1938.  Irene was united in marriage to George Baltzer on November 12, 1939 at the Salem Congregational Church in Parkston.  They resided on a farm northeast of Tripp until 1971 when they moved to Scotland.
Irene was a member of the United Church of Christ and Women’s Fellowship in Scotland.  She was a hard worker and she loved to read.
Irene died on Wednesday, July 16, 2014 at the Good Samaritan Society of Scotland having attained the age of 94 years, 7 months, and 29 days.
She is survived by her three daughters, Joyce (Leonard) Frey of Kaylor, South Dakota, Gloria (Nelson) Horstman of Indian Town, Florida, and Beverly (Marvin) Boone of Nowata, Oklahoma; 10 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; 6 great-great- grandchildren;  7 step grandchildren; 21 step great- grandchildren; and 17 step great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, seven sisters, three brothers, a great-grandson and a step grandson.

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So sorry to hear about your mother. I remember her very well. Hope you are all doing ok. Please know you are all in my thoughts and Prayers. Love Vonda

Vonda Dobbins Aug 2 2014 6:01 PM

Dear family, It is so sad to read that Mrs. Baltzer has passed away. May your memories of her as well as a hope of being reunited one day - John 5:28,29 - bring you the peace and comfort you need at this time.

Victoria Cilwik Jul 30 2014 12:29 PM

Bev ~ So sorry about the loss of your mom. I remember her well. Hope all is well with you. Marlene (Henke) Wuertzer

Marlene Wuertzer Jul 22 2014 2:59 PM

Dear family of Irene.. Many memories of Irene and men's chorus practice and church and then the apartment neighbor of my mom...she was always a smiling lady. May your memories keep her in your heart. God Bless you all Love and prayers,

Joan thum bloom Jul 19 2014 7:18 AM