November 28,1968 Odebolt Chronicle
Services for Mrs. Phena Segerstrom Josephina Albertina Nelson - 1968
Mrs. Phena Segerstrom died November 2 1 st at the Horn Memorial Hospital in Ida Grove and was 84. Funeral services were held November 23 at 2 o'clock, with burial at the Hayes Cemetery Phena A. Nelson was born January 31,1884 at Albany, N.J. the daughter of Charlie and Matilda Torbumson Nelson, she was the second oldest of ten children. When one year old she moved to Crawford County with her parents. She also lived at Vail and Honey Creek as her father worked for the railroad. She married William Segerstrom February 10, 1904 at Logan, Iowa. They moved to Sac County and later to a farm south of Arthur. They retired in 1944 and moved to Odebolt. He died January 28,1961. She has been a resident of the Odebolt Nursing Home. She attained the age of 84 years, 9 months and 20 days at the time of her death. She is survived by her daughters, Irene Trulock (Lee) of Odebolt and Florence Swinderman of Storm Lake. Also left to mourn are his sisters, Anna Oliver of Newton, Marie Johnson of Hanover, Alma Trulock of Hanford, CA and Carrie Martin of Moville, along with three grandchildren and fourteen great-grandchildren.