Chronicle February 2,1961
Gustaf Wilhelm Will Segerstrom Succumbs At Home 28 January 1961
Will Segerstrom died at his home in Odebolt Saturday evening January 28th at the age of 81. He had been ill with leukemia the last seven years. Funeral services were held at 2 o'clock Wednesday afternoon at the Arthur Baptist Church with burial in the Hayes Cemetery. Gustaf Wilhelm Segerstrom was born October 28,1879 in Skåne Sweden to Gust and Emma Segerstrom. He came to America May 1, 1881 and they made their home in Crawford County, Iowa. In 1884 they moved to Hayes twp. Ida County. On February 10, 1904 he married Josephine A. Nelson. In 1944 they moved to Odebolt. Survivors include two daughters, Irene Trulock of Odebolt and Florence Swinderman of Newell. His parents, two brothers and three sisters preceded him in death.