Carol Jean Oltmanns, age 73 of Sioux Falls, SD passed away on Friday, September 24, 2021 at Avera Heart Hospital in Sioux Falls. Funeral Services will be 10:00 AM Thursday, September 30, 2021 at George Boom Funeral Home & On-Site Crematory, Sioux Falls with Interment to follow at Hills of Rest Cemetery. Visitation with family present will be on Wednesday, September 29, 2021 from 5:00-7:00 PM also at the funeral home.
Carol graduated from Lennox High School in 1966. She then attended LPN School at St. Mary’s Hospital in Pierre, South Dakota. Following graduation she worked as a nurse in Huntsville, Al., Sioux Valley Hospital and Good Samaritan Village in Sioux Falls. In addition to nursing, she liked to travel throughout the U.S., and abroad. Carol appreciated the Arts performing as a member of a band for seven years, and also through her drawings and photography of wildlife in her spare time. She was an avid lifetime Chicago Bears and White Sox fan. Additionally, she relished attending the various activities of her many nieces and nephews.
Grateful for sharing her life is her life partner, Jess Underberg of Sioux Falls, SD; siblings, Roger (Peg) Oltmanns of Sioux Falls, SD, Edie Stegner of Sioux Falls, SD, Lorraine (Jackie) Nordmann of Lennox, SD, Sharon (Pete) Albers of Sioux Falls, SD, Elaine (Lynn) Javers of Lennox, SD, Mike (Tammy) Oltmanns of Lennox, SD, Pat (Karen) Oltmanns of Worthing, SD, Rita (Tom) Howell of Monticello, MN, Danny Oltmanns of Chino Valley, AZ, Kathleen (Tom) Meyer of Sioux Falls, SD, Chris (Char) Oltmanns of Lennox, SD, Rob Oltmanns of Lennox, SD, and Jeff (Lori) Oltmanns of Sioux Falls, SD; many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Carol was preceded in death by her parents, Bert E. and Helen (Donahue) Oltmanns; grandparents, Martin and Edith (Simpson) Donahue and Etteus and Kate (Buse) Oltmanns; brother-in-law, Gene Stegner; and sister-in-law, Sonja Oltmanns.