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John Theodore Petersen
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Birth: Apr. 1, 1906
Death: Jun. 15, 1924

John Theodore Petersen, son of Mr. and Mrs. J. C. Petersen of Nora, died Sunday night, June 15, at the Blue Valley hospital (sic) in Hebron, after an illness of four days. He was buried Wednesday afternoon. Funeral services were conducted at the home near Nora and later from Bethany Lutheran church (sic). A great throng of people attended the funeral, one of the largest seen in this part of the country for a long time. "Teddy" was born April 1, 1906, and died June 15, 1924, thus attaining the age of 18 years and 2 months. He leaves to mourn his early death his mother, father, four sisters and four brothers, besides many friends. He was well known in the Ruskin community, having lived three miles south all his life up to the last year which was spent near Nora.

The Nelson Gazette, Thursday, July 3, 1924
 
 
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 Parents:
  Jens C Petersen (1871 - 1948)
  Karoline Petersen (1872 - 1962)
 
 Siblings:
  Emma C Petersen Salyard (1893 - 1962)*
  Otto William Petersen (1899 - 1977)*
  Katherine Jermina Petersen Henry (1904 - 1987)*
  John Theodore Petersen (1906 - 1924)
  Infant Petersen (1908 - 1908)*
  Esther Dorthea Petersen Wyatt (1910 - 2004)*
  Jess Carl Petersen (1915 - 1961)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Spring Creek Cemetery
Ruskin
Nuckolls County
Nebraska, USA
Plot: Lot 169, Space 5
 
Created by: Susan Petersen
Record added: Sep 21, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 11793797
John Theodore Petersen
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John Theodore Petersen
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John Theodore Petersen
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Much to to soon. Rest in peace young man.
- Ronald Leon
 Added: Sep. 21, 2005
 
 
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