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Ethel Abby Emberson Tollefson
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Birth: Nov. 16, 1891
Mora
Kanabec County
Minnesota, USA
Death: Oct. 7, 1987
Eau Claire
Eau Claire County
Wisconsin, USA

Ethel Tollefson, 91, of EIeva died Wednesday, October 7, 1987 at the Clairemont Nursing Home, Eau Claire.
She was born November 16, 1891 in Mora, Minn. to Andrew and Ada Emerson Emberson and moved and
moved with her family to the Eleva area as a young girl.
On January 15, 1915, she and George Tollefson were married in Eleva. They farmed near Eleva. He died in December 1966.
She was a member of Eleva Lutheran Church and its organizations.
Survivors include two sons, Phillip and Orville, both of Eleva; three daughters, Margaret Rosecrans of Eau Claire, Doris Sather of Eleva and Alice Ernch of Spokane Wash.; 37 grandchildren; 71 great-grandchildreni, six great-great -grandchildren and a brother, Lawrence Emberson of Eau Claire.
Funeral Services were at 1:30 p.m. Saturday in Eleva Lutheran Church,the Rev. James Carlson
officiating. Burial was in Eleva
Cemetery.
Mondovi Hearld, Oct 15, 1987


 
 
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 Parents:
  Andrew Emberson (1863 - 1915)
 
 Spouse:
  George Jorgen Tollefson (1891 - 1966)*
 
 Children:
  Gyle A Tollefson (1916 - 1979)*
  Alice Georgetta Tollefson Emch (1918 - 2009)*
  Margaret E. Tollefson Rosencrans (1921 - 2002)*
  Phillip Tollefson (1922 - 2008)*
  Orville Burdette Tollefson (1926 - 1992)*
  Elaine Georgette Tollefson Burr (1927 - 1984)*
  James H Tollefson (1934 - 1940)*
 
 Siblings:
  Ethel Abby Emberson Tollefson (1891 - 1987)
  Alvin Ellis Emberson (1892 - 1938)*
  Laura Jane Emberson Tollefson (1897 - 1978)*
  James Henry Emberson (1900 - 1970)*
  Archie Alexander Emberson (1900 - 1976)*
  Lawrence Andre Emberson (1905 - 1992)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Eleva Cemetery
Eleva
Trempealeau County
Wisconsin, USA
 
Created by: Louise D
Record added: May 01, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 69186141
Ethel Abby <i>Emberson</i> Tollefson
Added by: Bill Hart
 
Ethel Abby <i>Emberson</i> Tollefson
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