MILLER — Burle Christopherson, 70, of Miller, died Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014, at Avera McKennan Hospital in Sioux Falls.
Memorial services will be at 11 a.m. Monday at the First Baptist Church in Miller with the Rev. Joseph Raleigh officiating. Burial will follow in G.A.R. Cemetery, Miller.
Burle Lloyd was born on Dec. 18, 1943, to Tillman and Joyce (Anderson) Christopherson in Miller. He attended high school in Miller and Ree Heights.
On Jan. 19, 1964, he married Charlotte Moody in Ree Heights.
He worked for various Hand County farmers, at Tri-State Insulation and Boyd Hats. He also did some truck driving.
He enjoyed working with animals and having coffee.
He is survived by his six children, LaVerne Christopherson (special friend, Wendy Olson) of Yankton, Dawn (Darwin) Engelmann of Miller, Bonita (Kelly) Artz of Eden Prairie, Minn., Michelle (Chris) Leisy of Saint Lawrence, Burle (Sandy) Christopherson of Nicollet, Minn. and Tim (Shelby) Christopherson of Northglenn, Colo.; nine grandchildren; one sister, Wava (Mike) Arth of Milnor, N.D.; one sister-in-law, Marcene Christopherson of Miller; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and three brothers, Edwin, Randy (Mary) and Noel.
Reck Funeral Home of Miller is in charge of arrangements.
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