Visitation: Visitation- one hour prior to the service at the church
Service: Funeral Service- 1PM Thursday, October 14, 2021, Canton Lutheran Church
Dorothy ”Dort” Ter Wee, 94, died Sunday, October 10, 2021 at Sanford USD Medical Center in Sioux Falls. Her funeral service will be 1:00 p.m. Thursday, October 14, at Canton Lutheran Church. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the church. Anderson Funeral Home is handling services.
Dorothy was born September 26, 1927 at Doon, Iowa, to Walter and Alvira (Klein) Katt. She graduated from Inwood High School.
Dorothy was united in marriage to Marinus Ter Wee November 29, 1947 at Alvord Lutheran Church. They farmed for several years near Inwood before moving to Canton in 1956. Her husband, Marinus died in 1991. She remained in Canton until moving to Sioux Falls in 2017 to be near her children.
Dort was a seamstress for Amundson’s Dry Goods for 34 years. She was an active member of Canton Lutheran Church and was active in Rebecca and Faith Circles. She loved to play cards with friends and sisters and celebrating birthdays with the Breakfast Gang. She was a member of RSVP and volunteered at the Good Samaritan Center.
Grateful for having shared her life are her children: Bob (Nancy) Ter Wee, Koni (Rick) Kiesow, and Joni (Dan) Stock all of Sioux Falls; seven grandchildren- Casey (Miranda) Ter Wee, Corey (Sarah) Ter Wee, Nick (Kari) Kiesow, Carly Kiesow, Sam Stock, Hannah Stock, and Maggie Stock ; six great-grandchildren- Sean Oromo, Aleah Ter Wee, Grayce Ter Wee, Asher Ter Wee, Lilly Kiesow and Henry Kiesow; four sisters- Jean Koch, Inwood, Mary Van Roekel, Indiana, Karen (Doug) Wiggins, Colorado, and Kathleen (Gary) Dieren; one brother, Jim (Lynn) Katt, Rock Rapids, IA; and may other extended family.
Dorothy was preceded in death by her husband, Marinus, and siblings, Elaine Osvog, Don Katt, Dale Katt, and Bill Katt.