Casimir LeBeau August 7, 1917 – August 25, 2017

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Mass of Christian Burial for Casimir LeBeau, 100, of Eagle Butte was Friday, September 1, 2017 at All Saints Catholic Church in Eagle Butte. Interment was in the Timber Lake Cemetery under the direction of Kesling Funeral Home of Mobridge.

Casimir passed away at his home in Eagle Butte on Friday, August 25, 2017. Casimir LeBeau was born August 7, 1917 at the Four Bear Community (16 miles north of the Cheyenne River Indian Agency) to Albert and Esther (Rondell) LeBeau.

Casimir attended St. Joseph’s Catholic Indian School in Chamberlain, where he graduated from the 8th grade in 1938. He then attended St. Francis Catholic Indian High School at St. Francis and then Haskell Institute in Lawrence, KS, where he finished the 11th and 12th grades. During this time he finished the courses in Gregg Shorthand and typing. He then returned to St. Francis for one year to get his high school diploma.


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