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Christie Tangen Dokken
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Birth: Oct. 26, 1878
Worth County
Iowa, USA
Death: Sep. 14, 1965
Lemmon
Perkins County
South Dakota, USA

Obituary
Mrs. H.E.(Christie) Dokken died at 11 p.m. Teusday at Five Counties hospital.She had been in failing health for some time and seriously ill for three months.Death was attributed to infimities of age.
Services were held on Saturday from Calvary Lutheran Church,Rev. P.R. Hanson officiated.Pall bearers included Mitchel Ellison,Darrel Ellison,Lester Nelson,Jewel Doan,Carl Laemmle and John Doan.
Christie Tangen was born Oct.26 1878 in Worth County,Ia.She recieved her education and grew to young womanhood in that community.She was married in Iowa Dec. 1899 to Halvor E. Dokken.They lived on a farm there until 1910.
They then homesteaded in Northern Sioux county in the Thunder Hawk area.Since the death of her husband she has lived in Lemmon and Bismarck N.D. Recently she has been at Five Counties nursing home.
Survivors include three daughters,Mrs.Eldora Peterson of Bismarck,Mrs. Edward (Ora) Ellison of Thunder Hawk and Mrs. James (Bernice) Fitzgerald of Monroeville Ohio;five sons,Norman Dokken of Lemmon,Orin Dokken of Arbuckle,CA,Dennis Dokken of Yakima,WA,and Harvey Dokken of Malin OR.;three sisters Mrs.Julia Dahl of Cambridge IA,Mrs. Anna Allen of Madison,Wis.,and Mrs.Thea Kassa of Hanlontown,IA. 
 
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 Parents:
  Ole K Tangen (1848 - 1922)
  Ella May Nelsdtr Dokken Tangen (1855 - 1942)
 
 Spouse:
  Halvor Dokken (1868 - 1939)*
 
 Children:
  Eldora Otillie Dokken Peterson (1901 - 2001)*
  Ora Gelice Dokken Ellison (1904 - 1978)*
  Norman Therene Dokken (1906 - 1992)*
  Kenneth Alvin Dokken (1908 - 1991)*
  Oren Julius Dokken (1910 - 1975)*
  Hazel Clarabelle Dokken (1912 - 1917)*
  Dennis Virgil Dokken (1914 - 1988)*
  Fern Bernice Dokken Fitzgerald (1916 - 1991)*
  Harvey Clair Dokken (1919 - 1967)*
  Robert Dokken (1920 - 1920)*
  Ruben Dokken (1920 - 1920)*
  Myrtle Lila Dokken (1923 - 1923)*
 
 Siblings:
  Knute Tangen (1877 - 1953)*
  Christie Tangen Dokken (1878 - 1965)
  Julia Tangen Dahl (1880 - 1983)*
  Nels Tangen (1882 - 1912)*
  Oline Tangen (1883 - 1894)*
  Anna Tangen Allen (1885 - 1980)*
  Josephine Tangen Arndt (1888 - 1942)*
  Thea Randina Tangen Kaasa (1891 - 1981)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Greenhill Cemetery
Lemmon
Perkins County
South Dakota, USA
 
Created by: Ellison
Record added: Mar 12, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 66830728
Christie <i>Tangen</i> Dokken
Added by: Becky Doan
 
Christie <i>Tangen</i> Dokken
Added by: Ellison
 
Christie <i>Tangen</i> Dokken
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 Added: Nov. 2, 2013
 
 
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