Evelyn Mae Graves

Evelyn Mae Graves, infant daughter of Jesse and Katie (Hirsch) Graves, passed away on September 24, 2021 at Sanford USD Medical Center in Sioux Falls, South Dakota.

Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:00 AM on Thursday, September 30, 2021, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Yankton, South Dakota with Reverend Tom Anderson officiating.  Burial will be in the Sacred Heart Cemetery in Yankton.  Arrangements are under the direction of the Wintz & Ray Funeral Home and Cremation Service in Yankton.

Evelyn Mae Graves was born on September 24, 2021, to Jesse and Katie Graves at Sanford USD Medical Center in Sioux Falls, South Dakota.  She was Anointed and Baptized on September 24, 2021 by Father DeWayne Kayser.  Evelyn was the most perfect beautiful baby girl.  Her brothers, Jackson and Knox always asked about their baby sister and we knew she loved hearing their voices.

God wrapped Evelyn into His loving arms and into heaven shortly after her birth, as Evy was so beautiful.  Evelyn touched so many lives during her short time on earth.  She will be forever cherished and loved.  Thanks be to God for blessing us with a beautiful baby girl.

Survivors include her parents, Jesse and Katie Graves of Yankton, South Dakota; two brothers: Jackson and Knox of Yankton; as well as her grandparents, great grandparents, aunts, uncles and cousins.

She was preceded in death by her great grandparents: P.J. and Shirley Graves, Joseph Heisinger and Judy Merchant.

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1 response to "Evelyn Mae Graves"

  1. By: Mark Schoenberner Posted: October 1, 2021

    Jesse and Katie,
    We are so sad to hear of your loss. Our thoughts and prayers go out to you. If you need anything, let us know. 🙏
    Mark, Linda, James, Alex

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