|Birth: ||Aug. 16, 1911|
|Death: ||Feb. 7, 2003|
Dunn County News, Sun, Feb. 9, 2003
Sigrund L. Halvorson, age 91, of Menomonie, died Friday, Feb. 7, 2003, at the Dunn County Health Care Center in Menomonie.
The former Sigrund Lillian Lund was born Aug. 16, 1911, in the Town of Grant, Dunn County, to Ole E. and Gunda (Boe) Lund. She was baptized Oct. 22, 1911, and confirmed June 13, 1926, at the Holden Lutheran Church in the Town of Grant.
Sigrund married Jens Garfield Halvorson on June 29, 1931, in New Richmond. Together they farmed in the Town of Sherman for many years.
Sigrund was a member of Christ Lutheran Church, active in the CLCW, circle and the quilting group. She was also one of the women who started the Sunshine Group, for shut-ins from the American Lutheran Home. Sigrund was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, and great-great grandmother and will be sadly missed.
Sigrund is survived by: A daughter, Shirley (Bob) Whitney of Prescott Valley, AZ; a son, Gordon (Geri) Amble of Glenwood City; nine grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; one great-great-granddaughter; and other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Garfield; two children, Glenora and Elton; two brothers, Edward and Garfield Lund; and a grandson, Joseph.
Funeral services will be at 11 am. Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2003, at Christ Lutheran Church in Menomonie, with Rev. Geoff Scott and Rev. Christopher Whitney officiating. Burial will be in Norton Lutheran Cemetery in the Town of Tainter, Dunn County.
Relatives and friends are welcome to call at Olson Funeral Home in Menomonie from 4-8 pm Tuesday, and at the church an hour prior to the service on Wednesday.
Garfield Halvorson (1906 - 1991)*
Norton Lutheran Church Cemetery
Created by: Row Walker
Record added: Jun 28, 2013
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