Gettysburg, SD

Joseph W. Hines

Joseph W. Hines, 79, of Pierre, died Aug. 18, 2012 at St. Mary’s Healthcare Center.  Visitation will be from 6-7 p.m, Thursday, Aug. 23 at Feigum Funeral Home, concluding with a prayer service at 7 p.m.  Funeral Services will be at 11 a.m. Aug. 24 at the Pierre First United Methodist Church.  Inurnment will take place at Onida City Cemetery at a later date.
Joseph Wilber Hines was born May 22, 1933 to Roy and Edmonia (Waters) Hines in Sully County.  Joe graduated from Onida High School in 1951.  Joe married Janet Shoup on Aug. 28, 1959 in Onida.  Janet died in 1989.   On Aug. 22, 1992, Joe marred Violet G. Langbehn.
Joe worked as a Soil Conservation Technician in Sully County.  He was also a volunteer fireman and was an EMT.
He is survived by his wife, Violet of Pierre; daughter, Jane Payer, one granddaughter and great-grandson, of Des Moines, IA; sister Alverde Daniel of Pierre; three step-children, seven step grandchildren, one great-granddaughter.
He was preceded in death by his parents and first wife Janet.
A memorial has been established in Joseph’s name.