Krumm was fulfilled by his life on the land


Mass of Christian Burial for Pete Krumm, 89, of Trail City, was held Saturday, July 6, 2013, at Holy Rosary Catholic Church in Trail City.

Burial was at the Trail City Cemetery under the direction of Kesling Funeral Home of Mobridge.

Pete passed away Tuesday, July 2, 2013, at Mobridge Regional Hospital.

Peter Anthony Krumm was born Oct. 17, 1923, to Jacob and Anna (Wolf) Krumm in Hague, N.D. He attended country school until eighth grade when he helped take over the family farm due to his father’s illness.

He married Marie Senger on Sept. 17, 1946, at Holy Rosary Catholic Church.

In the early 1950s Peter began his own farm and ranch near the family homestead. He continued to farm and ranch there until the time of his passing.

Pete was a Dewey County commissioner for many years. He was also an active member in the church and stressed the importance of keeping the Sabbath day holy. He was gifted and talented in various ways. He was very fulfilled with his lifestyle, including his livestock and land. Above all, family came first for Pete.

Pete is survived by eight children, Betty (Richard) Parent of Ware, Mass., Steve Krumm of Polson, Mont., Pat (Robert) Mosio of Ludlow, Mass., Debbie (Dan) Holzer of Vancouver, Wash., Lonnie (Dana) Krumm of Belle Fourche, Sheila Dougherty of Vancouver, Colleen (Dave) Voeller of Harvey, N.D., and Renee (Richard) Scherer of Timber Lake; 22 grandchildren and 30 great-grandchildren; three sisters, Mary Seurer of St. Paul, Minn., Regina (Val) Goldade of Rapid City and Betty (Gill) Haar of Watertown; and numerous nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Marie, an infant son, Todd, and brothers Jim Krumm and Valentine Krumm.

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