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Obituary for Dean Donald Butterfield

Dean Donald Butterfield, 93, of Kimball, SD passed away Sunday, May 9, 2021 at Sanford Chamberlain Medical Center, Chamberlain, SD. No Services are planned at this time. A Graveside Service will be held at Kimball Community Cemetery at a later date.

Dean Donald Butterfield was born on January 2, 1928 to Frank and Fannie (Perkins) Butterfield in Charles Mix County, SD. On December 10, 1950 he was united in marriage to Norma Hicks in Pierre, SD.

Dean worked in farming and construction and was also employed at an Oscar Mayer Meat Processing Plant and as a Surveyor for the County. He attended Kimball Protestant Parish, was an avid fisherman and enjoyed repairing small engines.

Grateful for having shared in Dean’s life, his five children: Roy, Karen, Keith, Kevin and Brenda; 23 grandchildren; and 29 great grandchildren.

Dean was preceded in death by: his wife, Norma (2015); his son, Dale (2019); and his parents, Frank and Fannie Butterfield.