Nathaniel Gerald Aadland, age 70, of Flandreau, SD passed away Monday, January 1, 2018 at Avera McKennan Hospital, Sioux Falls, SD.
Nathaniel was born January 16, 1947 at Sisseton, SD to Edward and Mildred (Mireau) Aadland. He married Gloria VerSluys on April 16, 1977 at Second Presbyterian Church, Flandreau. Nathaniel worked at the Flandreau Indian School as a custodian and then at Riverview Manor before returning to the Indian School. He then drove bus for Senior Citizens and Head Start for Interlakes Community Action. Nathaniel was a porter at Royal River Casino until April 30, 2017. He enjoyed fishing and spending time with grandkids.
Nathaniel is survived by his wife: Gloria; five children: Andrew (Delliree) Aadland, Brookings, Anthony (Bess) Aadland, Flandreau, Amanda Aadland, Flandreau, Michael (Martha) Aadland, Sioux Falls and Miranda (Andrew) Stanga; 14 grandchildren: Dayliah, Isaiah, Elijah, Mathias, Ruby, Omega, Madison, Noah, Michael, Mytchel, Melissa, Orlando, Thalia and Isabella; two sisters: Helena Thompson and Leona (Norman) Kitto, both of Flandreau and three brothers: Roger Klebe, Sioux Falls; Martin (Linda) Bernard, Balaton, MN and Randy Bernard, Flandreau. Nathaniel was preceded in death by his daughter Melissa and his parents.
Funeral service was held January 6 at Second Presbyterian Church, Flandreau, with burial in Union Cemetery. www.skrochfc.com