Kathleen Mary Wede
March 5, 2020
Kathleen Mary Wede was born on May 14, 1957 to Bernard and Nancy (Greene) Petersen in Cherokee, Iowa. She attended Sutherland Public Schools in Iowa and graduated from Sutherland High School in 1975. Kathi married Mike Wede on June 20, 1975 in Royal, Iowa. They moved to Flandreau soon after, and from this union they were blessed with three children; Jamie, Jason and Jill.
Kathi worked as a cook at Walkers in the late ‘70s-‘80s, as a cage supervisor at the Royal River Casino, and in the add-on sales department at Gateway in Sioux Falls until 1998, when she had a disabling heart attack. B...