Bayard Royal Lundell - (1907
- 1974) -- Dies In Bismark, North Dakota
Bayard R. Lundell, 67, died in Bismark, North Dakota
Thursday evening, November 28, 1974 at the Bismark hospital. He
has been ill the past two years.
Funeral services were held in the First Lutheran Church in Rugby,
North Dakota at 10:30 Monday morning, December 2 with the members
of the American Legion serving as attendants. He was buried in
the Rugby cemetery beside his daughter, Marjorie.
Bayard, the youngest of 12 children, was born May 28, 1907 at
Pine Lane Farm near Kiron. He attended school in Wheeler No. 9
rural school and later graduated from the high school in Kiron,
He attended Luthxx college in Wahoo, Nebraske and took a course
in business at Mankato, Minnesota.
He was employed in the Kiron State bank and later in the First
National Bank of Odebolt, He worked several years for the Grinnell
Re-insurance Company of Grinnell. He entered the service of his
country and worked in the Induction Center in Omaha for about
six years. He xx two years in service overseas in the Signal Corps
and was stationed in England and France.
He was married to Euls Keeney of Villisca October 27, 1945. They
lived in Omaha two xx moving from there to Fort xx where he was
employed in bookkeeping and clerical work xx he retired in 1971.
He and xx wife moved to Bismark, North Dakota.
They had two daughters, Dorothy, Mrs. Richard Bisckoff xx Rugby,
North Dakota and Marjorie who died in 1968.
Mr. Lundell was very musical and was a member of the mm Lutheran
Church choir in xx Dodge for 20 years. He was a member of the
American Lutheran Church in Bismark, North Dakota and a member
of the American Legion.
Those who preceded him in death were his daughter, Marjorie, his
parents, Mr. and Mrs. P. G. Lundell; four sisters Mabel (Mrs.
Nels Sandstrom), Anna, (Mrs Hugh Edney), Edith (Mrs. J. E. Baker);
and one brother , Martin Lundell.
Survivors include his wife Eula; daughter, Dorothy Fox, son-in-law,
Richard; two xx children, Brenda, and Broxx; three brothers, George
and Harold Lundell of Kiron, and Edmund Lundell of Denison; three
sisters, Elizabeth (Mrs. R. N. Larson) of Kiron, Mildred (Mrs.
B. E. Leonard) of Odebolt, and Constance, (Mrs. Otto Turinsky)
of Sandpoint, Idaho.
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