Funeral services for Rhonda Scharberg, 57, of Mobridge will be 5 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 10, 2017, at Kesling Funeral Chapel in Mobridge. Visitation will be one hour prior to the services. Inurnment will be in the Greenwood Cemetery in Mobridge at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017, under the direction of Kesling Funeral Home. Rhonda passed away Saturday, Aug. 5, 2017 at St. Alexus Hospital in Bismarck, N.D.
Rhonda (Krein) Scharberg was born on Sept. 12, 1959, in Mobridge to Rollin and JoAnn (Voegele) Krein. Rhonda grew up and attended Mobridge High School and then went on to attend college in Denver, Colo.
She lived in St. Louis, Mo., for four years, where she worked as a secretary for a brokerage firm before moving to Florida. She then moved back to Mobridge in 2000 to be closer to her family. She was employed at the American Legion for several years.
Rhonda enjoyed traveling, camping, and visiting and spending time with her friends.
Rhonda is survived by her mother, JoAnn and (Tom) Houck of Akaska; two brothers, Roger Krein of Aberdeen, Todd Krein of Willow, Alaska; half-brother Kenny Krein, of Ellendale, N.D.; one half-sister, Loretta Krein of Fargo, N.D.; two step-sisters, Susan (Gary) Walcher, of Nev., Mary (Marty) Knodle, of Onida; one step-brother, Jim (Erna) Houck, of Akaska; nieces and nephews, Jesse (Becky) Krein and Jaida, Travis (Diane) Krein and Clair and Elys; a close and special friend, Randy Fudge of Mobridge; and her cat “Jazzy.”
Rhonda was preceded in death by her father Rollin, one aunt, Jean Imberi, and one uncle, Dennis Voegele.
In lieu of flowers, a memorial has been established to the New Hope Cancer Foundation, P.O. Box 422, Mobridge, S.D. 57601.