Born: December 23, 1957
Died: September 26, 2013
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Brian Eldeen, 55, of Denison, IA and formerly of Gettysburg passed away peacefully on Thursday, September 26, 2013 at the Crawford County Hospital in Denison, IA from complications of the heart.
Funeral services were held at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, October 5, 2013 at Luce Funeral Home in Gettysburg with Pastor Jeff Adel presiding. Burial followed in the Gettysburg Cemetery.
Brian Edmund Eldeen was born on December 23, 1957 in Hoven, South Dakota to Delmar and Rosaland (Deck) Eldeen. He grew up and went to school in Gettysburg, South Dakota. Throughout his life he worked at various jobs as a farmhand, construction worker and truck driver ending up in Denison, Iowa where he remained until his death.
He is survived by his mother, Rosaland Eldeen of Gettysburg; his four children: Shaun Eldeen and special friend April of Green Bay, Wisconsin, Sunshine Eldeen and fiancé, Keith Durrant of Battle Creek, MI, Steven Eldeen of Aberdeen, and Vicky (Scott) Diede of Jamestown, ND; one granddaughter, Cloe Eldeen; five siblings: Phil (Kay) Eldeen of Lolo, MT, Bill (Linda) Eldeen of Howard, SD, Sue Eldeen of Pierre, SD, Barry (LuAnn) Eldeen of Mitchell, SD and Tami (Troy) Olsen of Pierre, SD and numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his father, Delmar Eldeen and both sets of grandparents.Luce Funeral Home of Gettysburg has been entrusted with Brian’s arrangements.