Obit: Andersen, Mary Krarup (1894-1957)

Contact: Tricia Warns

Owen Enterprise, January 2, 1958

Final Rites Conducted For Mrs. Jens Andersen

Mrs. Jens Andersen passed away at her home on December 24 at 4:15 p.m. after an illness of several months. She was born in Cedar Falls, Iowa in 1894 and came to Owen in 1900. She was united in marriage to Jens Andersen in 1920. They moved to their present farm where she has since resided. She was confirmed at and a life-long member of Nazareth Lutheran Church of Withee.

She is survived by her husband, Jens Andersen and sons, Harvey and Gordon, of Chicago, Ill., five grandchildren and one brother, Peter Krarup, of Owen, route 1 and nine nieces and nephews.

Services were conducted on Friday, Dec. 27 at 2:00 p.m. at the Nazareth Lutheran Church at Withee with Rev. W. Clayton Nielsen officiating. A solo was sung by Mrs. V.A. Hansen with Miss Louise Hansen accompanying on the organ.

Pallbearers were Alfred Frost, Sig Sorensen, Chris Christopherson, Walter Heideman, Otto Neimag and W.H. Frey.

Flowers were carried by Mrs. Chris Christopherson, Mrs. Axel Sorensen, Mrs. Alfred Frost, Mrs. Otto Neimag and Mrs. Milton Andersen.

Interment was in Nazareth Cemetery.



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