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Aberdeen, SD: Jacquelyn “Jackie” Ladner Pigott, 95, passed away Tuesday, February 2, 2021 at Bethesda Home of Aberdeen. A private family funeral is being planned. The service will be live streamed at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, February 20, 2021 on the Price Funeral Chapel Facebook page. Rev. Rodney Ulmer will officiate and interment will be in the Britton Cemetery.

An open visitation will be 5-7:00 p.m. on Friday at Price Funeral Chapel in Britton. COVID19 restrictions of social distancing and the wearing of masks is encouraged.

Jacquelynn Joyce Ladner Pigott was born October 27, 1925 to John Harvey and Erma Viola (Stevens) King in rural Lake City, South Dakota. She attended rural schools in Marshall County before graduating Amherst High School.

She was united in marriage with Ivan Ladner at her parent’s home near Langford. They lived at various Naval Air Stations around the US. Ivan was killed May 5, 1956 while on active duty with the Navy. Jackie and Judy then moved to Pensacola, Florida.

Jackie married Bill Pigott and they subsequently divorced. In 1976 she moved to Claremont, SD to be closer to her family.

Jackie was active in her church, the American Legion Auxiliary, as a 4-H leader and her Extension Club. She enjoyed reading, sewing and traveling. She especially loved spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

She is survived by her daughter, Judy (Tudge) Pierson of Claremont; grandson, Chris (Sarah) Pierson of Silverdale, WA and his daughter, Kirsten Pierson of Sioux Falls; grandson, David (Amy) Pierson of Claremont and their children, Drew (fiancé, Kaitlyn Haug) of Madison, SD, Patrick (Magaly) Pierson of San Diego, CA, James Pierson of Claremont; her sisters: Vada Grimsrud, Georgia Loberg and Leah (Jim) Luitjens; sisters-in-law: Bonnie Cole, Bernice Docter and Margaret King; and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.

Preceding her in death were her parents, husband, sisters, Gloria Bundrock and Marilyn Carlson, brothers, Neil Cole and Doug Cole and sistersin-law, Leona Reetz, Evelyn Olson, Donna Schliebe and Shirley Frey.

Her arrangements have been entrusted to Price Funeral Chapel of Britton.

Condolences may be directed to the family in care of Judith Pierson — 11542 411th Ave — Claremont, SD 57432.

An online guestbook and obituary are available at www.

Marshall County Journal

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Phone: (605) 448-2281
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