Basil Dean Todd
Basil Dean Todd, 79, died March 16, 2013 in Three Hills, Alberta, Canada at the long term care facility. The funeral service was at the Mount Olive Evangelical Free Church, in Three Hills.
He is survived by his wife Claire, three sons; Jonathan (Terrie), Theodore, and Elliott (Sheila), 12 grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren, a sister Fern Pollman from Pierre, and two brothers; Arlo of Sioux falls, and Lewellyn of Gettysburg.
One son, Nathanael Dean predeceased him in 1974.
Basil’s parents were Charles M. and Anne Siebrasse Todd of Sully County, SD. Basil graduated from Agar High school in 1951, was drafted in 1956, and married Claire Hoff of Minneapolis in 1957.
A private burial will be held in Gettysburg Cemetery during the week of July 4.
On Sunday, July 7 there will be an informal memorial service with at 2 p.m. at the Mennonite Brethren Church with friends and family welcome. A coffee hour will follow the service.