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Obituary of  Mary Olson  (Mrs. Olaf C. Johnson) - (1857 - 4 June 1925) - Kiron



DEATH OF ESTEEMED WOMAN
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Mrs. Olaf C. Johnson, an esteemed resident of Wheeler township, passed from this life at her home Tuesday morning, June 1. She had been in poor health for a long time, and her death was not unexpected.
Funeral services were held Thursday afternoon at the house at 2 o'clock and at the Evangelical Mission church at Odebolt at 2:30 o'clock.
Her pastor, the Rev. J. O. Lonnquist conducted the services. Interment was made in the Odebolt cemetery.
Mary Olson was born April 27, 1857 at Osje parish, Skåne, Sweden and at her death was in her sixty-ninth year.
She came to this country in 1881 and with the exception of three years has been a resident of this vicinity since that time.
In February 1885 she was united in marriage with Olof C. Johnson. They established their home in Wheeler township and have lived through the years congenial companions, and have had a happy home life.
Mrs. Johnson was a woman of many admirable qualities of character. She has been a good wife and mother, a warm hearted neighbor and friend. She has lived a useful life and will be greatly missed.
The husband and one daughter, Mrs. Eleanor Anderson together with three grandchildren are left to mourn the death of their loved one.
The family have the sympathy of their many friends in this bereavement.
She was a sister of C. M. Olson of Kiron.

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