Sad News

MILBANK— Heidi Christenson, age 62 of Milbank, SD, passed away from cancer on Friday, December 27, 2019, at Milbank Area Hospital — Avera Health. Heidi was the wife of James “Jim” Christenson of Milbank.

Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, January 8, 2020, at 10:30 a.m. at Emanuel Lutheran Church in Milbank. Visitation will be held on Tuesday, January 7, from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. at Mundwiler Funeral Home in Milbank. A prayer service will begin at 6:30 p.m. Visitation will continue at the church one hour prior to the funeral service. Rev. Timothy Koch will officiate, and burial will be at Milbank City Cemetery at a later date.

Heidi was a quilter and an artist. She had a tremendous zest for life! She loved riding on her own 1946 Doodle Bug motor scooter with Jim and her grandchildren.

We are thankful for knowing Heidi, Jim and granddaughter, Niah, whose smile brightened everyone’s day at the annual Doodle Bug reunions. Our sympathy to Jim and all of Heidi’s family.

Man and Man’s Best Friend Ride Doodle Bug Scooters Together

Jay and Buddy Scout having a great time! – photo by Corey

Doodle Bug Scooter Enthusiasts are VERY creative!!!

Jimmy D’s Winn A Bugo – photo by Corey