Ardis radiated a spirit of gentle grace and love without condition; it was felt by all who knew her.
He was preceded in death by his mother and father Lyle & Kathryn Stebbins, and mother in-law Jo Langlee. Erhart enjoyed spending time with friends and family, hunting, fishing, attending auctions, and traveling.
In lieu of flowers please make a donation in one of two ways: 1) donate blood as often as possible, Darwyn was long time donor and received hundreds of units of blood these past two years, 2)Because of his love for animals donate to your local animal shelter as often as possible. Condolences may be sent to the family at Flowers Sign/View Registry Erhart was born May 15, 1927, to Henry Denke and Esther (Eisenbraun) Votroubek of Sturgis. Erhart Edwin Denke, 90, of Sturgis, was called home December 18, 2017, surrounded by family.
7 Grandchildren, Derek, Lexi, Amanda, Halie, Evan, Ethan, & Morgan. On June 1, 1955, he was united in marriage to Alice Hirchert in Quinn, SD. Erhart and Alice raised their family on the farm north of Creighton.
Brother David (Cathy) Stebbins, father-in-law Gene Langlee and tons of nieces and nephews. Erhart also worked various other businesses including a spraying business, D & H gas station, and the country store to name a few.
He was the person who never intentionally did harm to man or animal through his words or deeds.