Evelyn Marie Boortz


September 5, 1929 - June 22, 2019

Evelyn Marie Boortz passed away on Saturday, June 22, 2019 at the age of 90. Evelyn Marie Boortz was born September 5, 1929 to William and Mary (Brunsch) Kahler in Tripp County South Dakota. She was the youngest of five children. 

Evelyn was preceded in death by her husband of 55 years, Ivan Boortz, her parents, and Ivan’s parents, her sister and three brothers, brothers-in-law and sisters-in-laws, 5 nephews and 2 nieces.

 Grateful for having shared her life are her son Michael and his wife Donna Roebuck of Hermosa; daughters, Jackie and husband Gary Martin of Edgemont; and Patty and husband Dan Henschen of Fremont, Neb.; and their children Lydia and husband Quinn Tirrel and their children Elijah, Evelyn, and Emelia of Omaha; Jacob and wife Sara Henschen and son Benjamin of Valparaiso, Ind.; and Joel and wife Jessica of New Orleans, La.; and many wonderful nieces, nephews, and cousins.

 Memorial Services will be held at 11:00 a.m., Friday, June 28, 2019, at Chamberlain McColley’s Funeral Home in Hot Springs.

Arrangements have been placed in the care of Chamberlain McColley’s Funeral Home of Custer.

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