Dorothy G. Prendergast, age 93 of Milbank died May 2, 2016, at the Milbank Area Hospital – Avera Heath.
A memorial service will be held on Monday, May 9, at 11:00 a.m. at American Lutheran Church in Milbank. Rev. Carl Larson will officiate. Burial will take place at St. Lawrence Cemetery.
Visitation will be at the church one hour prior to the service.
Honorary bearers will be her grandchildren: Chris Prendergast (and wife Ashley Blake); Steven Prendergast; and Shauna Pauli.
Dorothy Gretchen Angerhofer was born September 5, 1922, in Milbank, SD. She was the daughter of Paul and Sophia (Harder) Angerhofer. Dorothy grew up in Milbank and graduated from Milbank High School. Dorothy worked various jobs in clerical and book keeping positions. She was united in marriage to Harry Prendergast on October 22, 1950, in Huron, SD. She especially enjoyed visiting with her many friend and family, reading and playing cards.
Left to cherish her memory are her two children: Terry (and wife Susan) Prendergast of Sioux Falls, SD; Sue Pauli of Milbank, SD; brother-in-law, Tom (and wife Arline) Prendergast of Sisseton, SD; three grandchildren: Chris Prendergast (and wife Ashley Blake) of Sioux Falls, SD; Steven Prendergast of Sioux Falls, SD; and Shauna Pauli of Milbank, SD.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Harry on December 24, 2015; one brother, Art Angerhofer; and two sisters: Sophie Brown & Stella Bucy.
The family suggests memorials be given to the American Lutheran Church, Milbank or the Milbank Hospital building project (Northeast South Dakota Health Care Foundation, PO Box 425, Milbank, SD 57252).