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James Marvin "Jim" Rawleigh, 77, of Frederick, SD, passed away unexpectedly following a fall, on Saturday, May 11, 2019, at Avera St. Luke’s Hospital in Aberdeen, SD, surrounded by loved ones. His wishes were to be cremated.
Memorial services will be 11:30 a.m., Monday, May 20, 2019, at the Frederick United Methodist Church in Frederick, SD, with Pastor Don Peck officiating.
Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the church on Monday.
A luncheon and time of fellowship will immediately follow the service at the Frederick Community Center.
Burial will then take place at Savo Cemetery in Frederick.
Schriver’s Memorial Mortuary & Crematory, 414 5th Avenue NW, Aberdeen is in charge of arrangements.
Family and friends may sign Jim’s online guestbook and also view his service via the live stream service link at www.schriversmemorial.com.
James Marvin “Jim” Rawleigh was born to Earl and Alnora (Stuber) Rawleigh in Harvey, ND on May 31, 1941.
He worked as a systems analyst at Honeywell Military Avionics Division in Minneapolis for 32 years and retired in 1999.
In March of 1961, Jim was united in marriage to Terrel “Terry” Peterson. They had three children and were happily married for 58 years.
Jim enjoyed coaching youth sports (ages 12 & 13) in football and hockey for 19 years. In his spare time, he enjoyed restoring antique lamps and furniture.
After retirement, he and Terry moved to their lake home near Cumberland, WI. Then, in 2015, moved to Terry’s hometown of Frederick, SD. He continued to make Frederick his home until the time of his death.
Jim is survived by his wife, Terry Rawleigh of Frederick; three children: Scott (Patti) Rawleigh and Tehia (David) Knoll, both of Lino Lakes, MN and Teresa Jackson of Roseville, MN; eight grandchildren: Kyle (Ali) Rawleigh, Aaron (Samantha) Rawleigh, Connor Rawleigh, Hannah Rawleigh, Bradley (Allison) Knoll, Jacob Knoll, Nicolle (Zach) Snyder and Benjamin Jackson; six great-grandchildren; and one sister, Janell Audette of Monument, CO.
He was preceded in death by his parents and one brother, Ronald.