John Smith Hossle

Dates

March 5, 1936 - February 24, 2011

Obituary

 

 

John Smith Hossle was born March 5, 1936, at Malvern, IA, to Ralph Ira and Edythe Marie (Smith) Hossle. He grew up and attended school in Iowa, and moved from southwest Iowa to Burke, SD, in 1955.  He was honorably discharged from the US Air Force. He attended Southern State Teachers College in Springfield and then graduated from the University of South Dakota, in Vermillion, in 1961. On February 7, 1958, he married Betty Lou Scott, at Lake Andes, SD. He taught school in Veblen, Hoven and Highmore, SD. In 1970, he moved to Burke to farm and ranch with his father until 1977, when he retired and moved to Mitchell. He had been a member of Holy Spirit Catholic Church, Holy Family Catholic Church and the Knights of Columbus.

He is survived by his wife Betty, two children, Harlan Mark Hossle of Mitchell, Susan Lea Goettsch of Mitchell, and three grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents.

 


Visitation(s)

To Be Announced

Service

Date
Tuesday, March 1, 2011
Time
11:00 AM
Location
Bittner Funeral Chapel
805 West Havens
Mitchell, South Dakota

Cemetery

Calvary Cemetery
Mitchell, South Dakota


Posted by BETTY ANN AND LARRY HOSEK on March 1, 2011
SORRY TO HEAR OF JOHN'S PASSING. JUST WANTED TO TELL YOU WERE THINK OF ALL OF YOU. AND WILL SAY A PRAYER FOR ALL OF YOU. MAY THE LORD BLESS AND WIPE YOUR TEARS AND HEAL YOUR HEART. LARRY AND BETTY ANN HOSEK
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