Services for Carolyn Seibel, 76, Mobridge, S.D., will be held at 11:30 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 10, at the UCC Church in Mobridge. Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Friday with the family present at Kesling Funeral Home, Mobridge. Carolyn passed away Feb. 7, 2018, at the Mobridge Regional Hospital. Kesling Funeral Home of Mobridge is in charge of arrangements.
Carolyn Fay Seibel was born Nov. 7, 1941, in Eureka, S.D., to Arthur and Clara Olga (Beck) Berreth. She attended Orth Country School through the eighth grade, graduating in May 1955. She attended Herreid High School for one year.
Carolyn married Henry Seibel on Nov. 22, 1956. They were married by The Rev. Rieker in the Evangelical United Brethren Church in Herreid, S.D. Carolyn and Henry had five children, Genevieve, Roy, Sharlene, Vern, and Rebecca. After they were married they farmed near Gettysburg and Mound City, S.D. In 1968, they moved to Bismarck, where she was a nurse’s aide at the Baptist Home and a custodian at Century High School. They moved to Mobridge in 1990 and Carolyn worked as a nurse’s aide at the Golden Living Center until retiring in 1991.
Carolyn is survived by her children, Genevieve Seibel, Bismarck, Roy (Renee) Seibel, Bismarck, Sharlene (Randy) Reuer, Jamestown, Rebecca (Tom) Schultz, Jamestown; one sister, Marie Ruzsa, Selby, S.D.; one brother, Merle (Linda) Berreth, Redwood Falls, Minn.; nine grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; son, Vern; one sister, Lucille Forbess; two brothers-in-law, Melvin Wiedmeier and Raymond Ruzsa; and Henry ‘Hank” Seibel.