Carole Jean Razayeski passed away peacefully on Wednesday, March 16, 2022, at the age of 74. She was born on March 23, 1947, in Lincoln County, South Dakota to Vivian and John Smidt.Carole was preceded in death by her parents, Vivian and Donald Albers, and John Smidt; brother, Dale Albers; and son, Kevin Javers.
Grateful to have shared her life are her brother and sisters, Richard Smidt, Jolene (Danny) Erickson, Marlene (Charlie) Whitaker, and Patty (Jon) Kramer; children, Alan (Trisha) Javers, Michelle (Bret) Stanga, Missy (Ricky) Bailey, and Jody Javers; grandchildren, Dustin, Spencer (Peyton), and Landon Javers, Chasta Alverson, Megan (Adam) English, and Brendan Stanga, Matthew, Amanda, and Christian Bailey; great-grandchildren, Wyatt, Zane, Rylee, and Andrew; many nieces and nephews; and special friends, Charlie Javers, Sue McGowan, and Val Staton.
Carole enjoyed sewing, quilting, plants and flowers, going to the beach, and spending time with her family and friends.
A private memorial service will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in Carole’s memory to the American Cancer Society at https://donate3.cancer.org/. Thompson Funeral Home of Lexington is assisting the family with arrangements.