Born: January 26, 1962
Died: July 19, 2013
Funeral Service for Connie Leanne Rodlund, 51, of Sisseton, SD will be held on Tuesday, July 23, 2013 at 2:00 P.M. at the Tribal Community Center, Agency Village, SD with Pastor Jerome Renville and the St. Mary’s Episcopal Lay Readers officiating. Pianist will be Billy Kohl. Pallbearers will be Kris Kohl, Thurman Frenier, Joe Bidell, Todd Brown, Kojak Heminger, Brendon Rodlund, Lonnie Rodlund, Brian Rodlund, Creighton Renville, Romeo Renville, Paul Keeble, Dustin Snow, Lee Simon Sr., Bradley Kohl, and Francis Kohl. Honorary Pallbearers will be Mary Jo Keeble, Anne Keeble, Daphne Garland, Opal Renville, Evette Jones, Dale Jones, June Adams, Vanessa Wanna, Sheila Ironheart, Diantha Larsen, Lois Kohl, Lois Smith, Tim White, Tammi Goodteacher, Kim Redwing, Crystal Renville, Fern Keeble, Glenda Crawford, Freeman Hawk, Lori Keeble, Cheryl Renville, Barbara Heminger, Munchie Heminger, and Big Nick Crawford and all of Connie’s Family & Friends. Interment will be in St. Mary’s Episcopal Cemetery, Agency Village, SD. Wake Services will be held at the Tribal Community Center, Agency Village, SD at 7:00 P.M. on Sunday, July 21 with an all night wake on Monday, July 22.
Connie was born on January 26, 1962 in Moorhead, Minnesota to Norman Rodlund and Tina Renville. Following her GED, she worked various kinds of jobs but eventually she worked at Sisseton Wahpeton Oyate as a cook. She enjoyed listening to music, going to Bingo and playing slots at the Casino. She helped everyone she could even if she didn’t have much. She was caring, loving person, and she loved her grandchildren very much. Connie passed away on July 19, 2013 at Sanford Hospital, in Sioux Falls, SD.
Connie is survived by eleven children, Rose Rodlund of Sisseton, SD, Gabriel Rodlund of Agency Village, SD, Dimitria Rodlund of Agency Village, SD, Evan Rodlund of Agency Village, SD, Jacqueline Rodlund of Agency Village, SD, Jerwyn Rodlund of Agency Village, SD, Jack Crawford of Agency Village, SD, Jeremiah Rodlund of Agency Village, SD, Brian Rodlund Jr. of Agency Village, SD, Moses Rodlund and Scotty Rodlund of Agency Village, SD; her mother Tina Renville of Agency Village, SD; one sister Mary Jo Keeble of Peever, SD; seven brothers, Rodney Renville of South Ridge, ND, Lonnie Rodlund of Sioux Falls, SD, Brian and Susan Rodlund of Hankinson, ND, Curt Snow of Agency Village, SD, Creighton and Evette Renville of Agency Village, SD, Romeo and Opal Renville of Agency village, SD, and Ron Spencer of Claremont, SD; and fourteen grandchildren, one son-in-law Wade Dumarce Sr. and one daughter-in-law Hildreth Rodlund.
Connie was preceded in death by her father, one son Dimitri and two sisters, Lacquetta and Arlys.