|Birth: ||Mar. 24, 1883|
|Death: ||Dec. 9, 1963|
Final Rites for Ernest Bjork, Former Resident
Ernest A. L. Bjork was born March 24. 1883. He passed away at Omaha, Neb. at the age of 80 years. 9 months and 15 days.
Survivors include a daughter, Mrs. Norma Strege of Tacoma, Wash., a son Mervin S. of Orting, Wash.; three sisters, Misses Eleonora. Neliie E. and Edith E., all of Omaha, two grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
Services were held Wednesday at 2 p. m. in The Garden Chapel in Omaha with Rev. Rueben P. Swanson officiating.
Further services were held at 11 a. m. Thursday, December 12 at Stockholm Lutheran church near Shickley with Rev. Clifford Swanson of Omaha officiating. Richard Rosenquist, accompanied by Mrs. Harry Hendrickson sang "Abide With Me" and "Rock of Ages". Pallbearers were Harry Hendrickson, Victor Hendrickson, Albert Nelson, John Pearson, Harold Rousch and Irvin Venell. Interment was in Swedish cemetery near Shickley.
Relatives from a distance attending the services were his son Mervin of Orting, Wash., daughter, Mrs. L. F. (Norma) Strege of Tacoma, Wash., his three sisters of Omaha, nephews, Mr. and Mrs. Willard Swenson and family and Mr. and Mrs. Lester Swenson and family, all of Lincoln, and cousins, Miss Pearl Mattson and Miss Eleanor Anderson of Omaha. Mr. Bjork was a former resident of the Ong-Shickley community and was well known here.
(Nebraska Signal, collection of the Fillmore County Genealogical Society)
Samuel Bjork (1842 - 1922)
Christina Angquist Bjork (1856 - 1947)
Norma Bjork Strege (1913 - 1988)*
Mervin S Bjork (1915 - 2002)*
Sarah Concordia Bjork (1881 - 1931)*
Ernest Albin Linus Bjork (1883 - 1963)
Selma H. Bjork (1885 - 1963)*
M. Eleonora Bjork (1887 - 1971)*
Clara Alvida Bjork Swenson (1891 - 1924)*
Nellie E. Bjork (1894 - 1971)*
Edith E. Bjork (1896 - 1989)*
Stockholm Lutheran Cemetery
Created by: Richard Swenson
Record added: Nov 30, 2012
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