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Jane Holland

ROSLYN- Jane Holland, 78 of Roslyn died on Thursday, October 25, 2007 at Roslyn, SD. Her funeral will be at 10:30 A.M. Tuesday, October 30, 2007 at Fron Lutheran Church near Roslyn, with Rev. Jan FitzGibbon and Janet Johnson officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Visitation will be at Fiksdal Funeral Service in Webster on Monday 4-8 P.M. and prior to services on Tuesday. Jane Ardys Eidahl was born on Thursday, May 2, 1929 to John and Agnes (Gilbertson) Eidahl at Pierpont, South Dakota. She was baptized and confirmed at Fron Lutheran Church near Roslyn. She attended District 202 country school near her home and then graduated from Roslyn High School in 1947. In June of 2007 she attended her 60th Class Reunion. On November 23, 1948 she married Arnie Holland at Fron Lutheran Church near Roslyn. After their marriage the couple farmed near Langford for two years and then moved to Roslyn. She babysat for various families and then worked as a cook at Strand-Kjorsvig Community Rest Home for 25 years until retirement. Mr. Holland passed away in March 2004. After his death she continued living in Roslyn until the present time. She was a member of Fron Lutheran Church where she was active in the Love Circle. Jane was an avid doll collector and world’s best doughnut maker. She also was a great fan of Roslyn Creamery Company Jamboree. Her greatest joy was spoiling her grandchildren and great grandchildren. She truly was loved by all who knew her. Jane passed away on Thursday, October 25, 2007 at Roslyn, South Dakota at the age of 78 years, 5 months and 23 days. Grateful for sharing her life are two sons, Dennis (Rita) Holland of Rogers, MN and Brian (Lana) Holland of Webster, SD; one daughter, Pam (Tom) Steiner of Eden, SD; one brother, Eldon (Carolyn) Eidahl of Aberdeen, SD; two sisters, Maurine Brendmoen of Webster, SD and Shirley (Tubby) Schmidt of Roslyn, SD; six grandchildren and five great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband and one brother.

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My thoughts and prayers are with all of you during this difficult time in the loss of your Mother. God Bless!

Brenda Kennedy Nov 2 2007 12:00 AM

I'm sorry about the lost of your mother. My thought and prayers are with you all. Beverly

Beverly Okroi Oct 29 2007 12:00 AM

I have many fond memories of Jane from my childhood - she had such a sweet spirit. She was a wonderful godmother to me! My thoughts and prayers are with you all and I rejoice that she is safe in the arms of Jesus.

Robin Lardy Welch Oct 28 2007 12:00 AM

Lana && Brian: Sorry to hear about your mother. I know she will be greatly missed, and how this happened.

Audrey Boschee Oct 28 2007 12:00 AM

DENNIS, BRIAN, PAM AND FAMILIES, I AM VERY SAD TO HEAR OF YOUR MOTHER'S TRAGIC PASSING. PLEASE KNOW MY THOUGHTS AND PRAYERS ARE WITH YOU AT THIS VERY SAD TIME. LOVE AND PRAYERS, LONDRA KNEBEL FLEMING PS....SHE DID MAKE THE BEST DOUGHNUTS!!!!

LONDRA FLEMING Oct 28 2007 12:00 AM