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Jerome Haider

Jerome J. Haider

October 25, 1941 - September 3, 2020
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Obituary

Jerome J. Haider, 78, of Watertown, SD, passed away Thursday, September 3, 2020 at Prairie Lakes Hospital.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m., Wednesday, September 9, 2020 at the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Watertown with Father Richard Fox as celebrant.

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Visitation will be 5-7 p.m., with a prayer service at 5:30 p.m., Tuesday, September 8th at the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church.

Burial will be at St. Mary's Cemetery in Watertown with Military Honors by SD Army National Guard and the American Legion Post 17 in Watertown.

Pallbearers will be Jacob Kranz, Justin Brandsrud, Tyler Haider, Lee Ehlebracht, Cory Ehlebracht, Chad Frensko, Bob Block, Jeff Friskey, Ronnie Friskey and Doug Friskey.

Honorary pallbearers will be all of Jerome’s grandchildren.

Jerome Joseph was born October 25, 1941 to Carl and Theresa (Dupont) Haider on the family farm in rural Codington County. He attended country school and started working on the family farm at a very young age helping his father. Jerome believed in a strong work ethic which he demonstrated every day. He joined the South Dakota Army National Guard in the 60’s.

Jerome and Carol Faye Schreurs Wangen were united in marriage on October 10, 1964 in Watertown, South Dakota. Jerome accepted Carol’s children, Christine and Dean Wangen, as his own.

Jerome was a jack of all trades and a man of many talents. For Most of his working career he drove truck for Arrow Truck Lines, Engels Brothers, Metz Baking and was also employed at Hurkes Implement. He also owned and operated Haider Excavating during this time.

He was a 3rd Degree of the Knights of Columbus.

Jerome loved his work and camping, fishing, spending time with family and friends and in later year’s playing cards at the Senior Citizen Center. Jerome and Carol enjoyed watching baseball and game shows together and had traveled south (with their dogs) to warmer temperatures for several winters.

Jerome is survived by his children, Christine (Lonny) Ehlebracht, Joseph (Lisa) Haider, Carla (Mike) Kranz and Paul (companion, Brenda Anderson) Haider all of Watertown; 11 grandchildren, Cory, Lee, Tyler, Tiffany, Justin, Brandi, Jacob, Jayde, Brittany, Mckenzie and Mikhayla; and 11 great-grandchildren; siblings, Dianne (Ron) Thyen of Castlewood, Janel (Randy) Jenkins of Washington, Marilyn Haider of Watertown, Elaine (Lynn) Peterson of Watertown and Larry Haider of Watertown.

He is preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Carol on March 31, 2019; his infant daughter, Theresa; his son, Dean Wangen; his brother, Jim Haider; and grandson, Jimmy.

Arrangements by Wight & Comes Funeral Chapel, www.wightandcomes.com.
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  • Visitation

    September 8, 2020 | 5:00pm - 7:00pm
    When
    September 8, 2020 5:00pm - 7:00pm
    Location
    Immaculate Conception Catholic Church
    Address
    110 3rd St SE
    WATERTOWN, SD 57201
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    Notes
    There will be a prayer service at 5:30 pm
  • Service

    September 9, 2020 | 10:30am
    When
    September 9, 2020 10:30am
    Location
    Immaculate Conception Catholic Church
    Address
    110 3rd St SE
    WATERTOWN, SD 57201
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Officiant
    Father Richard Fox
  • Interment

    Location
    St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery
    Address
    WATERTOWN, SD 57201
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Leslie J Haider

Posted at 04:34pm
Sorry to hear about Jerome passing away. I miss his trip south when he would stop in San Antonio, Texas to keep warm in the winter.
Rest in Peace Jerome

Leslie J. Haider and Family
San Antonio, Texas
JS

John & Sue Schwandt

Posted at 05:36pm
To the Haider family. So sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers go out to you
 
AF

Aderhold family Posted at 10:36pm

Carla and Mike, Our deepest sympathy and prayers on the loss of your dad. Larry and Liz Aderhold
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