Violet Ordella (Fristad) Moline


September 22, 1924 - February 22, 2017


Violet Ordella (Fristad) Moline was born on September 22, 1924 on a farm near Storla, SD to Reinert and Olevina (Carlson) Fristad, Norweigan immigrants.  She was the youngest of fourteen children.  She attended rural schools near Storla and graduated from Letcher High School in 1942. She worked at the Mitchell Produce and later at JC Penney’s for four years.  Violet married Robert W. Moline of Kimball, SD September 22, 1950 at Storla Lutheran Church in Storla.  Violet and Bob farmed in rural Kimball until they retired in 1988 and moved to Mitchell.   She was a member of Lutheran Brethan Church in Platte, SD, and the Mitchell Wesleyan Church in Mitchell, SD.  She taught Sunday school for many years.  She also was involved in the Christian Women’s Club.

She is survived by one son, Kim (Brenda) Moline of Rapid City, SD; one daughter, RaVaye Moline of Mitchell, SD;  three grandchildren: Kathrine (Drew) Stevens of Yankton, SD,  Laurel (Derek) Hanson of Elk Point, SD,  Tessie (Christian) Hawkins of Rapid City, SD; one sister, Agnes Peters of Mitchell, SD and many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert, parents seven sisters and five brothers.


Sunday, February 26, 2017
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Bittner Funeral Chapel
Prayer Service ~ 2:30 PM
805 West Havens
Mitchell, South Dakota


Monday, February 27, 2017
10:30 AM
Mitchell Wesleyan Church
601 North Sanborn Street
Mitchell, South Dakota


Graceland Cemetery
Mitchell, South Dakota

Posted by Don and Cheryl DenOuden on February 26, 2017
She will be missed
Posted by Judy (Fristad) Cronin on February 25, 2017
We will miss our Aunt Violet but it's comforting to know she's in Heaven with our Heavenly Father and her husband, Bob. May God bless her family.
Posted by Robert Roy Moline on February 25, 2017
God Bless!
Posted by Charlie Vicki Larson on February 24, 2017
So sorry for your loss, God be with your family.
Posted by Bill and Donna Picek on February 23, 2017
Dear Family,
What a blessing for Violet, to be re-united with Bob, in their Heavenly Home!
What a blessing for all of you, to know this to be true.
Think and pray for you all, so very often...
Take care now and God bless,
Bill and Donna
Posted by Jeff Peters on February 23, 2017
I will miss seeing & visiting with Violet when I stop at Firesteel to see Agnes.
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