John “Jack” Quien
December 4, 1940 - July 1, 2012
Service: A memorial visitation will be held 6:00-8:00pm Thursday, July 5, 2012 at Anderson-Jones-Corcoran Harrisburg Funeral Chapel
Jack Quien, son of Andrew and Ruby (Strand) Quien was born December 4, 1940 in Canton, SD. He grew up in Canton, SD and received his education their. Jack entered the United States Navy and served on the USS Kitty Hawk and was honorably discharged.
Jack worked for John Morrell & Co. for several years. He will be remembered by most at Jack the “Junk Man”. He lived his life on his own terms and enjoyed it. Jack loved scrapping and being outdoors. Jack was also a gun enthusiast as most of the male Quiens were.
Survivors include two children, son, John C. Quien of Harrisburg, SD; daughter, Jennifer (Rob) Boyer of Harrisburg, SD; five grandchildren, Meghan (Tom) Schnabel of Eureka, SD, Isaac Quien, Nolan, Cade, and Emilee Boyer; two great-grandchildren, Peyton and Mallory Schnabel; two brothers, Hank and Jim; three sisters, Hazel, Mary, and Rachael. Jack was preceded in death by his parents; and son, Andrew J. Quien.
A memorial visitation will be held 6:00-8:00pm Thursday, July 5, 2012 at Anderson-Jones-Corcoran Harrisburg Funeral Chapel.www.harrisburgchapel.com