Service: A public memorial service will be held from 5-7 p.m. Wednesday, September 22 at the Canton Barn (28079 481st Ave. Canton, SD).
Elizabeth Ann Twedt, age 70, died while under hospice care at her home on Monday, September 7, 2021. A private family burial will be held. A public memorial service will be held from 5-7 p.m. Wednesday, September 22 at the Canton Barn (28079 481st Ave. Canton, SD). In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to Lands Lutheran Church (47998 292nd St, Hudson, SD 57034).
Liz was born on September 5, 1951 in Canton, SD to Dick and Wilhelmina “Minnie” (Burgers) Van Den Top. After graduating from Canton High School in 1969, she worked as a legal assistant for 27 years at the Rudolph and Bogue Law firm. She then attended Sioux Falls College, graduating with a business degree. She then worked for several different lawyers in Sioux Falls before starting Beauti-Faux Finishes. In addition to painting all around the United States, she taught classes on faux finishing. She married Ward Twedt on April 1, 1990 at Lands Lutheran Church in rural Hudson, SD. The couple made their home in Canton.
Liz enjoyed gardening, flowers, playing piano, socializing, going out for dinner, dancing, and wearing a nice pair of high-heels. She loved her family and treasured time spent with her three grandchildren: Serena, Isabel and Lincoln.
Liz will be remembered by her husband of 31 years, Ward; daughter, Cathy (Blaine) Olseth; grandchildren; Serena Sterling, Isabel Sterling and Lincoln Olseth; brothers, Gerrit (Irene) Van Den Top, George Van Den Top, and Melvin Van Den Top; sisters, Wilma Romereim, Carol Hieronymus and Marlene (Jim) Aasheim; aunt, Marjorie Burgers; uncle, Gerrit (Lazetta) Van Den Top along with many extended relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents. www.andersonandsonsfh.com