Darcy Lee Forsting, 67, of Frederick, SD, passed away peacefully on Thursday, January 5th, 2023, at Angelhaus Assisted Living Center in Aberdeen.
There will be a service this spring at Sacred Heart Cemetery in Wesport, SD.
Darcy was born December 10, 1955 in Aberdeen, South Dakota to Calvin and Arlene (Kirschenmann) Kranzler. She graduated from Aberdeen Central High School in 1974. Following high school she married Luis Ibanez and spent several years living in El Salvador where they welcomed their daughter, Jessica. Eventually life brought Darcy back to South Dakota and she enrolled in Lake Area Technical Institute for Dental Assistance. She would eventually spend several years working for the State of South Dakota and for the Wyndham Group in Aberdeen.
Darcy married Terrence Forsting in 1988 and moved to the family homestead near Frederick, South Dakota. Darcy and Terry welcomed their son, Matthew in 1990. Darcy was a voracious reader, enjoyed crocheting, Disney World and surprising people with small gifts.
The family would like to thank Angelhaus and the Avera hospice team for the loving and compassionate care they provided to Darcy for the last 6 months.
She will be dearly missed by her daughter, Jessica Ibanez of Minneapolis, MN; Grandchildren, Kennedi Miller, Kimora Miller and Delaney Miller, Siblings, Diana (Ron) Millett, Eagan, MN; Deborah (Tom) Metz, Northfield, MN; John (Sandra) Kranzler, Mina, SD as well as many extended family members.
Darcy was preceded in death by her husband, Terry; son, Matthew; and parents Calvin and Arlene Kranzler.