Obit: Johnson, Ole M. (1855 - 1915)

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----Source: GREENWOOD GLEANER (Greenwood, Wis.) 10/28/1915

Johnson, Ole M. (1855 - 23 OCT 1915)

Another of our old citizens has been removed by death in the person of Ole M. Johnson, who passed away on the morning of the 23rd of Oct., 1915. Deceased was born in Norway in the year 1855 and married there in 1878 and in 1881 he and his wife immigrated to this country and bought a 40 acre farm near Longwood, Clark County, Wis., where they lived until twelve years ago, when they moved to this city.

To this union were born thirteen children, three boys having died in infancy. The remaining children are Oscar, George, Harry, Walter and Arthur, all of this city, and Elmer of Gilman, all of who acted as pallbearers at the funeral. The four girls are Vera, Mrs. Wm. Leffel of March, Mrs. Wm. Heagle of Gilman and Mrs. Francis Andrews of Duluth. Deceased also leaves a devoted wife, two brothers in Minnesota and a sister in Montana.

Funeral services were conducted at the home Tuesday afternoon by Rev. S. Dunlop and interment made in the Greenwood Cemetery.



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