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L. "Toby" Vanderfeen
May 10 2008
L. Funeral services for Lindyn “Toby” L. Vanderfeen, age 58, of Watertown, SD will be at 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, May 14, 2008 in the Lutheran Church of Our Redeemer, Watertown. Rev. Tom Christenson will officiate. Music will be provided by Marian Riddle, organist and Robbyn Givens, soloist. Lindyn passed away on Saturday, May 10, 2008 at his residence.

Burial, with military graveside rites provided by Clay-Kiser Post #92 of the American Legion, Redfield, SD, will be in the Ashton Cemetery, rural Ashton, SD. Honorary pallbearers will be: Connie Richardson, David Blaedorn, Greg Dubois, Rob Hoover and Bill and Mikki Ross. Active pallbearers will be Jack Blaedorn, Dale Blaedorn, Al Haselhorst, Bob Hoover, Ralph Richardson, Randy Kluckman, Chad Schultz and Michael Vanderfeen.

Visitation will be in the Crawford Funeral Chapel, Watertown, on Tuesday from 4 to 7 p.m. and prior to services at the church on Wednesday. The family is requested to meet at the church on Wednesday by 10:00 a.m. for a prayer service.

Lindyn was born on February 23, 1950 at Aberdeen, SD to Jay and Phyllis (Dull) Vanderfeen. He graduated from Northwestern High School and enlisted in the U.S. Army.

On July 9, 1972 Lindyn married Lois Doyen at Redfield, SD. Lindyn served two years of his military service in Korea and retired in 1990. He attended L.A.T.I. and graduated with honors from the Electronics program in 1998. For the past ten years, Lindyn was employed in the lab at Technical Ordinance in Clear Lake, SD.

He was a member of Lutheran Church of Our Redeemer. He enjoyed golfing, photography and chatting on-line.

Lindyn is survived by his wife, Lois, and five children: Jay A. Vanderfeen, Amber Lynn Kennedy, James Leigh Vanderfeen, Amanda Elizabeth Vanderfeen and Michael Joseph Vanderfeen all of Watertown, SD; and one grandson, Jaz Kennedy.

He was preceded in death by his parents, two brothers and one sister.

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