Lyle had passion for outdoors
Lyle Pfeifle, 66, of Brandon, passed away on Wednesday, March 5, 2014, at Avera McKennan Hospital in Sioux Falls, following a courageous battle with cancer.
Funeral services were held on Monday, March 10, 2014, at George Boom Funeral Chapel in Brandon.
Lyle Dean Pfeifle was born on May 24, 1947, in Eureka, to Albert and Rose (Kautz) Pfeifle. As a young child his family lived on farms near Ipswich and Artas, before making their home in Mobridge when Lyle was in grade school. While in high school Lyle began his career working in the grocery store.
On July 10, 1965, Lyle was united in marriage with Beverly Dickhaut in Tolstoy. The couple lived in Mobridge while Lyle then began his career as a meat cutter and meat manager in grocery stores. In 1982 the family moved to Rapid City before making their home in Brandon in 1988. Lyle retired from Sunshine Foods in 2010.
Lyle had a passion for the outdoors. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, and working in his yard. He was a skilled craftsman who enjoyed remodeling his home. Most of all he loved spending time with his family, especially attending his children and grandchildren’s sporting events.
He was a loving son, brother, husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, uncle, cousin and friend who will be deeply missed.
Grateful for having shared his life are his wife, Beverly Pfeifle of Brandon; three children, Shayne (Darlys) Pfeifle of Rapid City, Jayde (Stephanie) Pfeifle of Valley Springs, and Nikki (Josey) Aasheim of Valley Springs; 10 grandchildren, Kyle, Tyler, and Raeley Pfeifle, Alyssa, Hunter, and Parker Pfeifle, Kayla and Kadi Jones, Cody and Kimber Aasheim; one great-granddaughter, Erika Pigott; brother, Kenneth (Venita) Pfeifle of Greeley, Colo.; and his loving canine companion, Madi.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Albert and Rose Pfeifle, and his in-laws, Henry and Evelyn Dickhaut.
An online registry is available at www.georgeboom.com.