Anna Schlaeg

Woonsocket

Anna Schlaeg, 74, died on Tuesday, Nov. 2, 2021, at the Prairie View Healthcare Center in Woonsocket, after battling a long illness.

A private burial will take place in Longview, Wash., at a later date.

Anna Ethel Davey was born Aug. 4, 1947, to Richard and Helen (Roberson) Davey, in Longview, Wash. She was the eldest of five children. She grew up across the river in Clatskanie, Ore., and graduated high school in 1966.

In the 1980s, Anna moved to Chloride, Ariz., and worked various jobs, one being the Assistant Fire Chief. She was the first woman to work for the Nevada Highway Department. Due to her failing health, Anna moved to South Dakota in 2018, to be close to family.

Anna loved horses. She enjoyed riding in parades and won many awards. She loved watching NASCAR, especially when Dale Earnhardt Jr. was racing. She was an avid collector of Breyer horse and cat figurines. Anna was Roy Rogers’ biggest fan, and even met him once.

Anna is survived by her two sisters, Minno Goodyear of Huron and Maggi Wright of Hurricane, Utah; three daughters, Kim, Karla and Jerri Ann; six grandchildren; one great-grandson; three nieces; and three nephews.

Anna was preceded in death by her parents, and two brothers, Rich and Joe Davey.

Comments are closed.

  • Weather

    Woonsocket
    January 30, 2023, 10:57 am
    Sunny
    -2°F
    real feel: 5°F
    humidity: 73%
    wind speed: 2 mph WSW
    wind gusts: 7 mph
     
  • Upcoming Events

    January 2023
    Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
    January 1, 2023 January 2, 2023 January 3, 2023 January 4, 2023 January 5, 2023 January 6, 2023 January 7, 2023
    January 8, 2023 January 9, 2023 January 10, 2023 January 11, 2023 January 12, 2023 January 13, 2023 January 14, 2023
    January 15, 2023 January 16, 2023 January 17, 2023 January 18, 2023 January 19, 2023 January 20, 2023 January 21, 2023
    January 22, 2023 January 23, 2023 January 24, 2023 January 25, 2023 January 26, 2023 January 27, 2023 January 28, 2023
    January 29, 2023 January 30, 2023 January 31, 2023 February 1, 2023 February 2, 2023 February 3, 2023 February 4, 2023
  • Recent Posts

  • Contact Us

    Ph/Fax: 605.796.4221
    Email: swj4221@icloud.com

    PO BOX 218
    Woonsocket, SD 57385
  • Archives