Memorial services for 84-year old Thomas Valandra Jr are Tues, Jan 4, 2022 at 10:00 at St Charles Borromeo Catholic Church in St Francis, SD, with Father Jim Lafontaine, S.J., officiating.
Burial is at the St Charles Catholic Cemetery in St Francis
Thomas Joseph Valandra Jr was born on October 14, 1937, in Rosebud, SD to Thomas P. Valandra, Sr. and Agnes Myrtle Shaw. Thomas, Jr. made his journey to the Spirit World on December 25, 2021, at the Rosebud IHS in Rosebud, SD.
Thomas is survived by his children, Debra Valandra McCleery, Amy Valandra, Kateri Valandra, and Tammi Young; and numerous grandchildren.
Thomas was preceded in death by his father, Thomas P. Valandra, Sr.; mother, Agnes Myrtle Shaw; brothers, Cato, Calvin, Richard, Joseph, & Morris; sisters, Opal Valandra, Thelma Rogers, Julie Valandra, and Betty Valandra.
Pallbearers will be Stanley Rogers, Mark Rogers, Verdell Rogers, Anthony Rogers, and Greg Rogers.
Honorary pallbearers will be All Family, Relatives & Friends.
Thomas Valandra Jr was a veteran of the U-S Navy and his arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge, SD