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Funeral services will take place on Saturday, September 9, 2017 at 10:00 AM (Mountain).

Tuthill Presbyterian Church
Tuthill, South Dakota

Community Cemetery
Tuthill, South Dakota



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In memory of

David A. Farmer

of Martin, South Dakota, died on Thursday, August 3, 2017 at the Bennett County Hospital at the age of 63

David A. Farmer was born on February 28, 1954, to Ray and Lillian (Jacobs) Farmer at Saint Anthony's Hospital in Martin.

David graduated from Bennett County High School with the Class of 1972.

Many of David's ceramic angels that he made went to the Cancer Care unit in Rapid City where they touched so many lives.

David leaves behind to mourn his loss three sisters, Donna Jackson of Martin, Shirley Claussen (Robert) of Martin, Marilyn Brooks (Larry) of Black Hawk; one brother, Marvin Farmer (Maxine) of Rapid City; a dear friend, Rosanna Renuad of Martin; many nieces, nephews, cousins, great-nieces and nephews and a host of many close friends.

David was preceded by his parents, a sister, two brothers-in-law, and an uncle.

Forever in our hearts.

Services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, September 9, at the Tuthill Presbyterian Church.

Interment will follow at the Community Cemetery.

A memorial has been set up at Security First Bank in Martin.

  • Sorry for your loss. Thoughts and prayers to the family. R.I.P David. Thank you for the years of friendship. You will be missed. ~ William Brown Kadoka, SD (8/8/2017)
  • My thoughts and prayers are with the family. David was such a kind person and will be missed. ~ Marci Florida (8/6/2017)
  • Prayers for David's family. He was a very nice man with so much talent and a great sense of humor. ~ Chad and Connie Kaltenbach Martin, SD (8/6/2017)
  • We are praying for your strength and comfort from the Lord during this hard time! God Bless you all! ~ Rick and Nancy Brooks & family Rapid City, SD (8/6/2017)
  • So Sorry to learn of David's death.
    David was a earth angel.
    He was kind,loving and very gifted.
    We would visit often Postal meeting and on the phone daily.
    David was always ready to help in any way.
    I send his sister my prayers, and hope they will hold on to the loving memories.
    ~ Patricia Reinert Gillette WY (8/5/2017)
  • So sorry to hear of David's death
    . Always so friendly
    ~ Bob & Sharel spears Wickenburg, AZ (8/4/2017)