Agnes Marie ‘Aggie’ Bierschbach

April 15, 1960 - November 14, 2012


Visitation: Visitation with family present will be from 6-8pm Friday at Prince of Peace Retirement Community Chapel. A prayer service will be held at 7pm
Service: Mass of Christian Burial will begin at 10:00am Saturday, Nov. 17 at Holy Spirit Catholic Church in Sioux Falls with burial to follow at Forest Hill Cemetery, Canton, SD.

Agnes “Aggie” Bierschbach, age 52, passed away Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at Dougherty Hospice Cottage. Mass of Christian Burial will begin at 10:00am Saturday, Nov. 17 at Holy Spirit Catholic Church in Sioux Falls with burial to follow at Forest Hill Cemetery, Canton, SD. Visitation with family present will be from 6-8pm Friday at Prince of Peace Retirement Community Chapel. A prayer service will be held at 7pm.

          Agnes Marie Bierschbach was born April 15, 1960 in Lemmon, SD to Don and Leona (Meyer) Bierschbach. She attended school at Crippled Children’s School in Sioux Falls, graduating in 1978. She attended Southwest Minnesota State University for a year before transferring to Northern State University in Aberdeen.

          She is survived by her parents, Don and Leona, Canton; brothers, Rick (Lois) of Sioux Falls, Mike (Kristy) of Mt. Holly, NC, and Dave (Sally) of Canton, SD; sisters, Linda (Eugene) Halbur of Jasper, MN and Barb Wolter of Perry, IA; 15 nieces and nephews; and numerous aunts, uncles, and cousins.

          She was preceded in death by her grandparents and brother-in-law Perry Wolter.

          In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to Children’s Care Hospital and School or Dougherty Hospice Cottage.

 

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12 condolences have been left

  1. Leona and Don,
    My sincere sympathy on your loss. May you find comfort in His word. My thoughts and prayers go with you.
    Shirley Peterson

  2. Agnes will be missed at the Prince of Peace. She was nice to visit with. God bless her & her family.

  3. Our condolences go out to Aggie’s family and friends. This is from Rhonda Zumbaum and me, who went to school with her at Crips, CCHS. God bless her on her journey home.

  4. Mike and the Bierschbach family,

    So very sorry to hear of your loss. May you find peace in your hearts, knowing she is in a better place.

  5. We are sorry to hear about Aggie. We will miss her beautiful smile. She always loved to pet, Aggie, our dog when I brought her out to Prince of Peace. She was a beautiful person. God be with you as you deal with your loss. You are in our prayers.

  6. Sending lots of love to all of you, we will not be able to make it to SD, however you will be in our thoughts during this time.! Love Crystal, John, Rachel, Shauna, Alex, And Belle Reynolds

  7. Sad to see that Aggie passed away, but joyful for her eternal life. We met Aggie at Prince of Peace while our father, John was in hospice care there. I had many a great conversation with Aggie, especially during meal times. She was always positive, encouraging and engaging and showed genuine concern with our situation. It was honor to get to know her this past Spring and Summer. God’s blessings to your family.

  8. Our thoughts and prayers are with the entire Bierschbach family. May you all cherish the wonderful memories you shared with your daughter, sister, aunt, and friend. Her memory will live on in your hearts forever. Know that she is at peace now, and smiling down on her beloved family. May God grant you peace at this very difficult time.
    Julie & Roy Stevens