Brentford, SD-Memorial service for Nadine (Likness) Waite, 52, of Brentford will be 2:00 pm, Thursday, September 12, 2019 at St. John Lutheran Church in Warner. Rev. Cassandra Lamb will officiate.
Burial will be in Palestine Cemetery, rural Veblen, SD.
There will be a prayer service Wednesday at 6:30 pm with visitation from 5:00-6:30 pm at the funeral home.
Nadine died August 31, 2019 at Avantara Ipswich.
Nadine was born November 23, 1966 to Leroy and Burma (Hagenson) Likness in Aberdeen. She grew up in Hecla, graduating from Hecla High School with the class of 1985.
Nadine married David Waite on July 20, 1985 in Hecla. They made their home on a farm near Guelph, ND. In 1987 she moved to Aberdeen and in 1991 she built a house in Warner, SD. Nadine worked at Avera St. Luke’s Hospital and in 1996 she started CMW Cleaning Service. She operated this business until May 25, 2019 when her health forced her to retire. She had been fighting cancer since 2001. Nadine found her true significant other when she met Tom in 2002 and they have shared a loving relationship since.
Nadine was a good friend to many and very faithful to them. She loved playing with her grandchildren and looked forward to every weekend trip that she could spend with them. She loved to go fishing and ending the evening with a great bonfire. Nadine kept busy working and enjoying bowling and softball leagues. Her business CMW Cleaning Service sponsored many teams over the years. Nadine was a member of St. John Lutheran Church in Warner.
Grateful for having shared Nadine’s life are her son, Dirk (Jenna) Waite of Norfolk, NE; two grandchildren, Clara and Daxton Waite; special friend, Tom Mitchell of Brentford; father, Leroy (Eileen) Likness of New Effington, SD; sister, Brenda (Mike) Ceroll of New Effington, SD; half-brother, Loren Sylling of Oakes, ND and two nieces, Amber (Brent) Fortin of Brentford and Samantha (Spencer) Hanson of Tolna, ND.
She was preceded in death by her mother, Burma and stepfather, Don Sylling.
Honorary Urnbearers will be Hecla Rockets Class of 1985.
Urnbearers will be Penny Sampson, Kim Schneider, Julie Anderson, Heidi Criddle, Susan Sueltz, April Abeln, Amber Fortin and Samantha Hanson.
In lieu of flowers, the family prefers memorials.
Carlsen Funeral Home and Crematory of Aberdeen has been entrusted with arrangements.