April 24, 2019
Celebration of Life Services for Scott Goldade, 55, of Selby will be at 11 a.m., April 25, 2019 at St. John Lutheran Church in Selby. Inurnment will be Friday at Black Hills National Cemetery at noon MT.
Scott passed away Thursday, April 18, 2019 near Akaska.
Scott Lee Goldade was born in Aberdeen on July 6, 1963, to Benny and Betty Goldade. He was taken away from us far too early as a result of a car accident on April 18, 2019.
Scott enlisted in the U.S. Navy in November 1980 and served our country for 10 years. After being honorably discharged in 1990 he moved his family to California where he went into business with his brother. Then in 1992 he went to work, as a mail handler, for the United States Postal Service in Rapid City. He was promoted several times during his postal service career with his most recent job being the Postmaster in Bowdle. Scott served as the local union steward and president for the National Association of Letter Carriers.
In 1985, Scott married Karen Mantei and they were blessed with three beautiful children, Melissa, Kayla and Cody. Scott was a wonderful father and loved his children with all his heart. He was so proud of the successful adults they have become.
Then in 2018 he married Shannon Schilling. With this union he was honored to have three stepsons, Ethan, Tristan, and Jordan. Scott loved them boys like his own.
Survivors include his wife Shannon; stepsons, Ethan, Tristan and Jordan Thompson of Selby; his children Melissa (Adam) Senftner of Black Hawk, Kayla (Derek) Briscoe and Cody (Kristine) Goldade, all of Sturgis; grandchildren, Scott's pride and joy, Camden and Charli Briscoe, Azai and Ayvin Senftner, and Bane, Adley, and Chester Goldade. He is also survived by two sisters, Rose (Frank) Dupris and Cindy Johnson (Dennis Meyers) all of Rapid City as well as numerous nieces, nephews and "friends". (everyone was "My Friend")
Scott was preceded in death by his parents, grandparents, one brother Ben and one sister Sandy.
Kesling Funeral Home of Mobridge is in charge of arrangements.