Charlaine C. Sattler(December 29, 1950 - February 13, 2014)
Charlaine C. Sattler, 63 died Thursday, February 13, 2014 at her home in Parker South Dakota. Funeral services will be at 10:00am Tuesday, February 18, 2014 at Bethesda Lutheran Church, Marion with burial in Rosehill Cemetery, Parker. Visitation will be Monday from 1-5pm at the Hofmeister Jones Funeral Home, Parker and from 7-9pm Monday evening with family present at the First English Lutheran Church, Parker. In lieu of flowers memorials maybe directed to the charity of the donor choice.
Charlaine Claire Bertus was born on December 29, 1950 at Wagner, SD to John and Dorothy (Rehwaldt) Bertus. She grew up at Avon and graduated from Avon High School in 1969. She attended South Dakota State University in Brookings where she played volleyball before attending the University of South Dakota at Springfield where she received a BS degree in education. Later on she furthered her education attending the University of South Dakota at Vermillion. On July 15, 1975 she was united in marriage to Robert Sattler at Wagner, SD. She taught for a short time at St. Mary's school in Springfield before moving to Parker. For 30 years she served as a Title I Instructor at the Parker Elementary School, retiring in 2006. She was a member of First English Lutheran Church in Parker.
Grateful for having shared her life are her husband Robert; 3 children Derrek (Tressa), Parker, Christopher (Angie), Sioux Falls, and Amanda, Parker; 3 grandchildren, Jonas, Sullivan, and Dawson; 6 brothers and sisters, Sharon (Dennis) Betz, Sioux Falls, Jon (Cheri) Bertus, Vernon, CT, Leanne Ratzlaff, Sioux Falls, Carla (Terry) Felumb, St. Louis, MO, Jerre (Kris) Bertus, Renner, SD, and James (Lori) Bertus, Norfolk, NE; her mother in law, Lois Sattler, Tyndall, SD and a brother and sister in law, Jim (Donna) Sattler, Menno, SD.