Darrell Dean Foreman, 84, of Orient, SD, passed away Tuesday, November 25, 2014 at Sanford USD Medical Center in Sioux Falls surrounded by his family.
Darrell Dean was born August 18, 1930 in Faulkton, South Dakota to Frank and Julia (Weiss) Foreman. He grew up in the Orient area, attending Ontario Country School in rural Hand County and Miller High School. On September 14, 1957, he married Stella Lashman in Thorne, North Dakota. Together, they raised three children: Doyle, Sherry, and Sheila. In Darrell’s early years, he farmed on the family farm near Polo. In 1968, he started Foreman Sales which sells and operates buses throughout South Dakota.
Some of Darrell’s favorite hobbies were dancing, playing cards, traveling with his wife and family, hunting, and attending his children and grandchildren’s activities and special events. His most treasured moments were those spent with family. He lived his entire life on the family farm near Polo and was a member of St. Liborius Catholic Church in Polo.
His memory will be cherished by his wife, Stella of Orient; son, Doyle (Kay) Foreman of Miller; daughters: Sherry Roth of Sioux Falls and Sheila (Jon Waba) Foreman of Rapid City; grandchildren: Suzanne Roth of San Antonio, TX, Travis (Kassandra) Foreman of Orient, Jennifer Roth of Sioux Falls, Cody Foreman of Madison, Kristina Roth (Jason Jeremiason) of Sioux Falls, and Kayla Foreman of Miller; and great grandchildren: Teagan, Kyler and Kelsa Foreman of Orient.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Frank and Julia Foreman; sisters: Evelyn McKown and Marilyn Peterka; brothers-in-law: Darle McKown and Howard Peterka; son-in-law, Kevin Roth; and great granddaughter, Kendree Foreman.