Marie C. Schwebach, 86, of Dell Rapids passed away Thursday, February 2, 2017, after a gracious battle with ALS. Mass of Christian Burial was held on February 6, 2017 at St. Mary Catholic Church in Dell Rapids. Burial will be in St. Mary Catholic Cemetery. On-line condolences may be left at the Minnehaha Funeral Home website.
Marie Mihin was born on a farm in Lowville Township near Hadley, Minnesota on June 6, 1930, to Frank and Minnie (Eichhorn) Mihin. She moved to Sioux Falls with her family in 1945, graduating from Cathedral High School in 1947. She worked as a secretary at Morrells in Sioux Falls. She married Jerome “Pete” Schwebach on October 11, 1952. In 1960 they started Schwebach Insurance and Real Estate where she worked until 2015.
Marie genuinely loved helping people find homes and insurance. She always had time for a story, and promoted Dell Rapids with a passion. She prayed daily for the well-being of everyone. She loved her family. Family was everything to her. She is eager to get to the table Pete reserved for them near the dance floor in Heaven.
She is survived by her daughter Karen (Brad) Wallenberg of Sioux Falls; her sons: Tim of Dell Rapids, Rob (Lynn) of Fort Collins, Colorado, Jeff (Denise) of Sioux Falls, and Tom (Tami) of Dell Rapids; 15 grandchildren; four great grandchildren; and sisters-in-law, Dolores Mihin and Rita Walker. She was preceded in death by her husband, Pete in 2011; and her grandson, Jacob.