Ernestine Troftgruben

Ernestine Troftgruben

Ernestine Troftgruben

Ernestine Troftgruben, 100, of Dickinson and formerly of Edinburg, passed away Friday, Ju ly 22 2022, at St. Luke’s Home.

Services will be Friday, July 29, at 2 p.m. at Tollefson Funera Home Park River. Visitation will be for one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Interment will be at Odalen Lutheran Cemetery, rural Edinburg.

Harriett Ernestine Wellman was born in Madison, South Dakota, on Nov. 26, 1921, daughter of the late Charles E. and Rosa (Kukuk) Wellman. She attended rural schools near Colman, South Dakota, before moving with her family to Madison, South Dakota, and then Newton, Kansas, where she worked at Imperial Laundry. She married Lenes Troftgruben on April 19, 1953, in Edinburg. She was a member of Church of God of the Firstborn.

She is survived by her children: Rosalind (Barry) Lee, Humble, Texas, and Denis (Tami) Troftgruben, Rapid City, South Dakota; four grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband in 1999; and brothers: Carroll, Walter and Vere Wellman.

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