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Herman Otto Anderson
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Birth: Mar. 15, 1896
Nebraska, USA
Death: Jul. 5, 1958
Stromsburg
Polk County
Nebraska, USA

Funeral services for Herman O. Anderson. who grew to manhood on a farm east of Osceola, were held on Tuesday, July 8 at the Stromsburg Baptist Church. Mr. Anderson, the son of Anton Anderson and Anna Anderson, was born at Weston, Nebraska, March 15, 1896. He passed to his eternal reward in Stromsburg, on July 5, at the age of 62 years, three months and twenty days.

When he was one year of age, his family moved to Osceola. Here in early manhood, he enlisted in the military forces of the United States on December 14, 1917 and was honorably discharged June 1, 1919. He was married to Miss Thelma Leibee on August 18, 1920 at Shelby, Nebraska. God blessed this union with the birth of three children. Mr. Anderson continuously lived in Polk County , being engaged in farming and in business in Osceola, Shelby and Stromsburg.

He took an active interest in his community, having served on various church and civic committees and a member of the Stromsburg school board from 1944 to 1953, four of these years as president. In October of 1951, he professed his Christian faith by following the lord in baptism in the Stromsburg Baptist Church. He was a loving husband and father and took much joy in his grandchildren. Pastor Earl Byleen conducted the services. Interment took place in the Stromsburg Cemetery.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Anton Anderson (1855 - 1936)
  Anna Swanson Anderson (1862 - 1931)
 
 Spouse:
  Thelma Oressa Leibee Anderson (1902 - 1972)
 
 Children:
  Francis Anton Anderson (1926 - 1926)*
  Mary Ann Anderson Moore (1928 - 2006)*
 
 Siblings:
  Carl Albin Anderson (1884 - 1942)**
  Emma Christina Anderson Nyquist (1885 - 1970)**
  Maria Anderson (1886 - 1886)**
  Hilma Anderson Herrmann (1888 - 1971)*
  Selma Elenora Anderson Peterson (1890 - 1981)*
  Oscar Harry Anderson (1893 - 1968)*
  Herman Otto Anderson (1896 - 1958)
  Tilda Marie Anderson Gerdes (1898 - 1982)*
  Albert Franklin Anderson (1901 - 1972)*
  John Emil Anderson (1903 - 1982)*
  Wilmer Arvid Anderson (1906 - 1999)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Inscription:
Father
 
Burial:
Stromsburg Cemetery
Stromsburg
Polk County
Nebraska, USA
Plot: Northeast block addition (NW Morningside)
 
Maintained by: Member#47194125
Originally Created by: Beth Sparrow
Record added: Apr 22, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 36168502
Herman Otto Anderson
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Herman Otto Anderson
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 Added: Nov. 9, 2010
 
 
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