Robert Eugene Cournoyer Sr.
Robert (Bob) Cournoyer 70, of Sioux Falls, SD, passed away peacefully at his home, after a battle with COPD, on Sunday, April 9, 2017.
Robert’s wishes are to be buried with his wife Connie, in a combined Celebration of Life. Graveside services will be held at Bluffview Cemetery, in Vermillion SD, on Saturday, June 10, 2017, at 11am.
Bob will be greatly missed by his 7 children, Keith (Timi) Jongeward, Sierra Vista, AZ, Doyle Jongeward, Jr., Lennox, SD, Robert (Becky) Jongeward, Sierra Vista, AZ, Wendy (Adam Schwietzer) Jongeward, Sioux Falls, SD, Robert (Jody Hewson) Cournoyer Jr., Amidon, ND, Ryan Broderick, CA, and Cheryl Cournoyer, Flagstaff, AZ; 14 grandchildren, Christina, Brandon, Timothy, Brittney, Amanda, Morgan, Mason, Dustin, Derrick, Rachel, Hannah, Olivia, Alexis and Madison; 2 siblings, Ella Rae and Richard.
Robert is preceded in death by his parents, Peter Joseph and Amy Cournoyer; his wife, Connie J. Cournoyer; three siblings, Patricia, Deanna, and Judith; and one grandson, Keith Jongeward Jr.