Delphys (Del) Wayne Moe
October 2, 1932 ~ March 20, 2018
Delphys (Del) Wayne Moe 85, of Sioux Falls, SD, joined his loving father Jesus Christ, March 20, 2018, at his home with his family present after a lengthy illness.
Memorial services will be 2:00 pm, Saturday, March 24, 2018, at Eastside Lutheran Church, Sioux Falls, followed by Full Military Rites, and with family present afterwards.
Del was born October 2, 1932, to Alfred and Josephine (Jacobson) Moe of rural Rothsay, MN. He was the youngest of 12 children. He married Ramona Reed German, December 15, 1956. Together they raised 6 children. Del drove truck over the road and worked for John Morrell for 26 years. He owned and operated trucks leased to MCT for years. After retiring from John Morrell, he drove truck over the road for several years and then drove tanker trucks for the City of Sioux Falls Landfill, until his formal retirement in October 2016.
Not only did Del work hard, he played hard. He enjoyed hunting deer, elk, pheasant, geese and duck. He loved fishing for walleye in the summer and would always join the family in a game of croquet or bean bags. His love for fireworks on the 4th of July was shared by all. The family always enjoyed a game of cards with Del. He was an avid Packers fan. Del enjoyed NASCAR and a good John Wayne movie or Gun Smoke on TV.
Del is survived by his loving wife Ramona, Sioux Falls; 2 sons, Ron (Pam) German, Howard, SD, Doug (Jayne) Moe, Brandon; 3 daughters, Carol (Johnny) Grimsrud, Andover, Diana (Wayne) Shotwell, Sioux Falls and Cindy (Lance) Wollmann, Hartford, SD; one daughter-in-law, Cathy Moe, Sioux Falls; 13 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren.
Del was preceded in death by one son, Bernard (Butch) Moe; one grandson, Grant Dupuy; and son-in-law, Rodney (Rod) Selken.