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First Reformed Church
Saturday March 30th, 2019

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C. Zachary Dickmann

Brandon, SD: Charles Zachary Dickmann, 24, of Brandon, South Dakota died Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at his home. Memorial services will be held, Saturday, March 30, at 2:00 PM at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church in Rock Valley, Iowa with Pastor Kandi Anderson officiating.

   Charles Zachary Dickmann, son of Charlie and Teresa (Kilburn) Dickmann, was born July 9, 1994 in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. Zachary attended George-Little Rock School through the 12th grade. He was a senior at Augustana University in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. During the summers, he would work at Camp Agusta in California mentoring children. Zachary was a tutor at the Augustana University Writing Center. He enjoyed working with and teaching young students. Zachary loved theatre and speech. He loved reading, writing, and telling stories. Zachary loved learning about and visiting other countries. He traveled to India, Cuba, Vietnam, Cambodia, Thailand, France, Spain, and Italy. When he came home, Zachary would share stories about his wonderful adventures with his family. He was a proud member of the Augie Feminist Equality Movement. Zachary truly loved his family, especially Jacob. He shared his life through his organs as a donor.

   Zachary is survived by his parents, Charlie and Teresa Dickmann; brother, Jacob Dickmann; grandma, Margaret “Skipper” Dickmann; uncles, Michael (Bridget) Dickmann and LeRoy (Wendy) Kilburn; and aunt Nellie (Ralph) Johnson.

   Zachary was preceded in death by his paternal grandpa, Clarence Dickmann; maternal grandpa, Floyd Kilburn; maternal grandma, Donna Blackshire; infant brother, Anthony Dickmann; aunt, Cindy Kilburn; and uncle Clifford Kilburn.

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He inspired me to go above and beyond traditional curriculum in our shared education classes. His intellect and thoughtfulness pushed me to be just as thoughtful in our shared English classes. Praying for peace and strength.

Katie Apr 2 2019 12:00 AM

Dear Teresa,
Just got back from Florida and heard about your loss. My heart breaks for you and your family. I am so sorry for your loss. I do not know how to get a hold of you. I hope I see you again at the Midco pool. Rest assured that all my prayers and thoughts are with you. Hold Mary close to your heat through your prayers. She understands deep sorrow! Hugs to you and your family! Gae French

Gae French Apr 1 2019 12:00 AM

Although I do not know Zach personally, I feel I know him through the wonderful video. He accomplished many good things in his short years here on earth and must of touched many lives. My heart breaks for the family, may God give you strength in the days ahead. From Akronites, Dave and Kerry Heeren

Dave and Kerry Heeren Mar 31 2019 12:00 AM

Charlie Teresa and Jacob,
We are so very sad and Sorry to hear about Zach. Wish we could be there to give you hugs. Sending our love and God's peace as you deal with all of this.
Hugs and Prayers.
Candy and Allan

Candy and Allan Mar 31 2019 12:00 AM

So sorry to hear of your loss. Our thoughts and sincere prayers are with you and your family. Joanne and Jim Smith

Joanne Smith Mar 30 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of C. Zachary Dickmann

Bobbi Attema Mar 30 2019 12:00 AM

Charlie, Teresa and Jackob we are sorry for youross. You have my sympathy. Your neighbor Darren Hollander

Darren Hollander Mar 30 2019 12:00 AM

Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you. I feel so bad. I cant imagine what you are going through. I remember when he was born. I grew up in the Lutheran church with Charlie and his parents. Skipper you are in my prayers too.
Sharon(Kruse) and Rod Harms

Sharon Harms Mar 30 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of C. Zachary Dickmann

Ron and Claude Arends Mar 30 2019 12:00 AM

So sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with all ofyou.

Doug and Glenda Lenz Mar 30 2019 12:00 AM

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