Monetta Thibodeau, 68, of Onida, died Feb. 3, 2012 at St. Mary’s Hospital in Pierre.
Mass of Christian Burial was Feb. 7 at St. Pius X Catholic Church, Onida with Fr. Jerry Kopel presiding.
She was born Nov. 10, 1943, in Grand Rapids, Minnesota to William and Bessie (Darnell) Fear. She graduated from Grand Rapid High School in 1961.
Monetta was married Dec. 11, 1971 to James Thibodeau in Grand Rapids, MN.
They moved to Onida in September of 2007 where she remained until the time of her death.
She is survived by her husband, James of Onida; her children: Brandy of Grand Rapids, MN, Curtis (Tera) of Old Bridge, NJ, Patty Emery of Grand Rapids, MN, Jeffrey (Shelly) of Sartell, MN and Kevin (Nila) of Toronto, SD; 11 grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; three sisters: Lela Clements of Merlin, OR and Winona (Howard) Mattfield and Sherri Nelson of Grand Rapids, MN; and one brother, Duane (Linda) Fear of Bemidji, MN
Her parent’s preceded her in death.
Luce Funeral Home of Gettysburg has been entrusted with Monetta’s arrangements.