ANDERSON, MARY HILREKA - Minnehaha County, South Dakota | MARY HILREKA ANDERSON - South Dakota Gravestone Photos

Mary Hilreka ANDERSON

Dell Rapids Cemetery
Minnehaha County,
South Dakota

Funeral services for Mrs. G. E. Anderson, 97, were held Monday, February 10, In Dell Rapids Lutheran Chruch with Rev. W. S. Skaar officiating. Mrs. Clarence Dybvig sand and Mrs. John Muller was the accompanist. Pallbearers were six grandsons of the deceased; Melvin Fiegen, and Virgil Fiegen, Dwight and Glen Daugaard, Curtis Anderson and Derald Kern. Interment took place in Dell Rapids Cemetery with Hermanson's in charge. Mary H. Cornelius was born in Javerland, Wearden, Germany on August 29, 1866, , and was confirmed in the Lutheran faith when she was 14. She came to the united Sates in 1890 and was marred to Gustaf Emil Anderson on February 25, 1893. The first years of their married life were spent on a farm near Council Bluffs, Iowa and they later moved to Neola, Iowa. They moved to a farm 3 1/2 miles south of Dell Rapids in February, 1908. They made their home here for 17 years and then moved to Dell Rapids proper. In May 1961 she became a resident of the Bethany Lutheran Home in Sioux Falls and in November 1963 became a patient at Mom and Dad's Nursing Home in Sioux Falls. It was here that she died. Mrs. Anderson is survived by three daughters, Mrs Ott (Ida) Kern, Faulkton; Mrs. John (Jennie Fiegen), Dell Rapids; Mrs. Einar (Minnie) Daugaard and a son George E Anderson, both of Sioux Falls, 20 grandchildren, 74 great grandchildren; a niece Mrs. C. F. Ward, Flandreau and a host of friends. She was preceded in death by her husband, a daughter Betty (Mrs. Frank Huwe) and a son Fred.
Re; Obit from Dells Paper

Contributed on 2/7/09 by dellsfig68
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Submitted: 2/7/09 • Approved: 2/7/09 • Last Updated: 8/13/15 • R1381-G1381-S3

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