Virginia Brown Thunder Dufek
Funeral services for Virginia Brown Thunder, 80, of Portland, Oregon, formerly of Cherry Creek & Tyndall, SD, were held Saturday, Oct. 27 at 11:00 a.m., at the Cherry Creek Community Center, with Rev. Norman Blue Coat and Pastor Dennis Thiessen officiating. Music was provided by the Mennonite Church singers. Burial followed at the UCC Cemetery, Cherry Creek. Casketbearers were her sons, Clifton Brown Thunder, Joe Dufek, III, Rocky Dufek, William Dufek and Randy Dufek and a grandson, Dakota Dufek. An all-night wake began with services at 7:00 p.m. Friday at the community center. Virginia entered the spirit world Oct. 18, 2012 in Portland. Stout Family Funeral Home, Mobridge.