Leanne Thelma Larson was born Feb. 16, 1952, at Hot Springs, S.D., to Virgil and Lois (Piscke) Larson. She married Michael Eugene Weideman on April 28, 1984, in Rapid City, S.D.
Leanne was a loving wife, friend, mother and grandmother. She was full of spunk and loved a challenge. She worked hard to provide for her family and be supportive of their dreams and aspirations.
She loved spending time with her grandchildren and was able to share a vacation to Disney World with all them in November 2017. She taught her grandchildren about plants, wildlife and rocks. Leanne enjoyed making crafts for her family arranging from fairy gardens, beaded headbands, quilts, crocheted blankets and other crafts. She enjoyed Christian music and her favorite group was the Newsboys and their song “Shine” and “Entertaining Angels.”
Her favorite Bible verse was Psalm 46:10 NIV: He says, “Be still, and know that I am God; I will be exalted among the nations, I will be exalted in the earth.”
Leanne died Nov. 1, 2018 at the Rapid City Regional Health Home Plus Hospice. She was 66.
She is survived by her husband, Michael; daughters, Hillary (Luke) and their children Emma and Carter, Amanda (James) and their children Cordilia, Rosa, William, Pita, Jolene, John, Cody and Mark; mother, Lois Larson; and brother, David Larson.
Memorial Services will be held in the spring of 2019.