Edna Iola Tiede


November 16, 1924 - November 24, 2011


Edna Iola Tiede was born November 16, 1924 south of Mount Vernon the daughter of Carl and Martha (Larsch) Moke. Edna grew up on the family farm and attended country school through the 6th grade and finished 7th and 8th grade after moving to Mitchell.

She married Harold Tiede, October 3, 1943 at Saint John Lutheran Church in rural Dimock. They farmed in the Parkston, Mount Vernon and Mitchell area for fifteen years. She then went to work for the Westside Café and Motel, the Mitchell middle and high school cafeterias and many years in Randall’s Deli.

Survivors include: her daughter, Sharon and husband, Don Radeke, Dumfries, VA; her daughter-in-law, Sharon Tiede, Sioux Falls, SD; six grandchildren, two step-grandchildren, eleven great-grandchildren and two sisters-in-law: Florence Moke and Ida Carpenter both of Mitchell.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Harold, their son, Arnold, two brothers: William and Walter and two sisters: Salma and Mathilda.


Monday, November 28, 2011
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Bittner Funeral Chapel
805 West Havens
Mitchell, South Dakota


Tuesday, November 29, 2011
10:30 AM
Resurrection Lutheran Church
4013 North Main
Mitchell, South Dakota


Graceland Cemetery
Mitchell, South Dakota

Posted by Michael Moore on November 28, 2011
Grandma Tiede, you will be greatly missed! You brought love and peace into all of our lives. Although you have left us here on earth, we will meet again in Heaven. Thank you Grandma Tiede for the many gifts you shared with everyone. Your care and loving ways will continue to breathe through all of your descendants and their descendants.

It is with great sadness that you will not be physically here with us, however we will have you deep in our hearts. Impressions last forever, footprints are never forgotten and your memories will always be cherished.

My promise to you is that my children and their children will always remember Big Grandma Tiede, thank you for keeping us warm in the winter.

I will always remember how excited and happy you were when we took turns looking at each others old coins. It is the simple things in life that we must appreciate and enjoy. You certainly brought many smiles to my face. You will forever be in our hearts.

Michael and Tanya Radeke-Moore and all of your little Angel grandchildren.
Posted by Don & Judy (Backlund) Gohl on November 27, 2011
Sharon & Sharon--We were sorry to read about your loss. It is hard to lose a parent no matter how old they or we are. Keep all of your memories close and she will live in your hearts forever. God bless you both and all of your families. Don & Judy
Posted by Melissa (Missy) Connot on November 27, 2011
I am so sorry for your loss. May God embrace you and give you strength during this difficult time. Her memories will live on in your hearts forever. I remember many times we were together in the basement (Sheila & I).
My thoughts and prayers are with you.
I am Chad, Stacia & Courtney's aunt.
Posted by Ray & Alice Mentele on November 27, 2011
Sharon & family
It has been a great pleasure knowing your mother for the last 7 or 8 years that she lived in our apartment complex. She always had a smile when we visited with her, and we were so thankful that she could attend as many of our monthly suppers as she did. She will be greatly missed.
Peg Whitney, who also was a tenant, is also sending her condolences. She will always remember the wonderful rummage sales you & your mom had each summer. God bless you during this difficult time.
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