Custer Lutheran Church


Custer Lutheran Fellowship is blessed with a resourceful staff that keep CLF running smoothly.
Shannon Witt

Shannon Witt, Pastor

Pastor Shannon started as pastor in February, 2023.

Mary Winter, Office Manager

Mary began work May, 2021. Mary is responsible for all aspects of the office.  Mary hails from Howard, SD. She has 4 children and her significant other is Jack Winter. Mary enjoys dancing, reading, sewing, cooking, movies, quilting and spending time with family and friends.

Mary Winter

Augie Heyne, Custodian

Augie has served at Custer Lutheran Fellowship since 2013, though he has been a member for nearly three decades.  Augie is responsible for the maintenance of the Custer Lutheran Fellowship facility and is happy to coordinate volunteers who like to paint, sweep, mow, and fix.

Mary Klein, Parish Nurse

Mary completed parish nurse training in 2013.  She is a registered nurse and has worked in many areas of nursing.  Mary leads the Health Ministry team, organizes blood pressure checks one Sunday per month, and coordinates the congregation’s health education programs.

Jennifer Doyle, Worship & Music Director

Jennifer took over as Choir Director at Custer Lutheran Fellowship in September 2022. The choir rehearses the first two Wednesday evenings and then sings the following Sunday morning from September to May. Then in November, 2023 she resumed the duties of the Worship & Music Coordinator combining the two positions.

Wendi Rusch, Youth & Family Coordinator

Wendi started her duties as the Youth Coordinator in September, 2022. The position has now been retitled the Youth & Family Coordinator.