Frances Lorene Eggers
Frances Lorene Eggers died on September 5, 2020, at her home in Quinn, SD, at 82 years of age.
She was born on January 31, 1938 in Pierre, SD, to Chester “Chet” and Carrie Anna (Hand) Standiford of Sansarc, Deep Creek, SD, the second of 11 children. She graduated from high school in Philip in 1956, and was married there on September 15, 1957, to Robert “Bob” Eggers. They lived in the Chicago, IL area and Davenport, IA, before moving back to South Dakota, where they settled near Hayes. During these years, God blessed them with 5 children. They lived in White Owl for 2 years and then moved to Rapid City in 1979, where Frances worked as a bookkeeper at Hills Brake and Equipment and Coleman Equipment for a few years. She and Bob then managed the Ranch House Motel. They also lived near Faith and the general Wall area, eventually settling in Quinn. Frances worked for the Hustead family in various capacities for many years.
Frances is survived by her husband, Bob; their 5 children, Cheryl (Paul) Reiter of Rapid City, Robert (Marlene) of Black Hawk, Norman (Cheryl) of Nemo, Timothy (Charlene) of Lead, and Cindy (Clark) Jones of Rapid City; her sisters, Marjorie Wambolt, Betty (Leo) Nemec, Jean (John) Sharp, and Alice (Steve) Patton; brothers, William Standiford, Robert Standiford, Don (Daphne) Standiford, and Kenneth (Barbara) Standiford; 20 grandchildren; and 9 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her brother, James; and her sister, Beverly.
A memorial service was held Friday, September 11, 2020, at 11:00 a.m. at the Quinn Community Center. Inurnment will be held at a later date at the Mount Hope Cemetery in Quinn, SD.
A memorial fund has been established in Frances’s name at Black Hills Federal Credit Union.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.kinkadefun erals.com.