March 25, 1942 - September 5, 2009
Dale Pochardt, of Lynd, passed away Saturday, September 5, 2009 at Dougherty Hospice in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. Funeral services are scheduled for 2:00 PM Wednesday, Sept. 9 at Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church in Island Lake Township. Visitation will be from 4:00-8:00 PM Tuesday, Sept. 8 at the church with a prayer service at 7:30 PM. Visitation will continue one hour prior to the Wednesday service. Burial will be at the Zion Evangelical Lutheran Cemetery following the service. Dale Walter Pochardt was born to H. Walter and Viola (Manke) Pochardt on March 25, 1942 in Marshall, Minnesota. He was baptized and confirmed at Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church. He attended school in Lynd and then farmed. Dale was united in marriage to Doris Olson on September 9, 1967 at St. Lucas Church in rural Cottonwood, Minnesota. They farmed for much of their lives. Dale was an avid neighborhood watchman and he loved to clown around. His other enjoyments in life included spending time with family and friends, fishing, tractors, and his lucky slot machine. Dale died on Saturday, September 5, 2009 at the age of 67 years, 5 months and 11 days. He is survived by wife, Doris Pochardt of Lynd; three children, Duane (and Jo) Pochardt of Aberdeen, South Dakota, Daren Pochardt of Austin, Texas, and Darcy (and Jeff West) Pochardt of Hinckley, Minnesota; granddaughters, Joslin and Amberly West; mother, Viola Pochardt of Balaton; sister, Janet (and Rollie) Dale of Marshall; and many other relatives and friends. Dale was preceded in death by his daughter, Diane; grandsons, DJ Pochardt and Nick Pochardt; father, H. Walter Pochardt; and nephew, Jeff Dale. Blessed be the memory of Dale Pochardt. He will be greatly missed.
Dale Pochardt, of Lynd, passed away Saturday, September 5, 2009 at Dougherty Hospice in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. Funeral services are scheduled for 2:00 PM Wednesday, Sept. 9 at Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church in Island Lake Township. Visitation... View Obituary & Service Information
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