Obituaries and Death Notices
AGNES T. SWANSON (Agnes Theresa PETERSON)
Agnes T. SWANSON, 89, a former resident of Savonburg, died Monday at
Arkhaven Nursing home. She was born Dec. 18, 1891, in Pittsburg, the
daughter of Jesse and Johanna PETERSON. On Dec. 9, 1914, she was united
in marriage to Ernest A. SWANSON. They made their home in Savonburg
until 1976 when they moved to Iola. Mr. SWANSON died June 12, 1978. Mrs.
SWANSON was a member of Friends Home Lutheran Church and Chapter No.
335, Order of the Eastern Star at Savonburg. Survivors include two sons,
Estus SWANSON of Kansas City and Lloyd SWANSON of Iola; two daughters,
Mrs. Robert (Eileen) LOGAN of Kansas City, and Mrs. Leslie (Lucille)
NORTON of Iola, five grandchildren, and three great-grandchildren. A
brother Hugo PETERSON, died previously.
Services will be 2 p.m. Wednesday in Friends Home Lutheran Church. The
Rev. Howard YOUNGBLOOM will Officiate. Burial will be in the Swedish
Cemetery at Savonburg. Memorials to the Friends Home Lutheran Church may
be left at Waugh-Yokum Funeral Home, which is in charge of arrangements.
Tammy Logan [email@example.com]