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Bertha Marie Rossum Ask
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Birth: Sep. 19, 1883
Death: Sep. 1, 1979

[St. Ansgar Enterprise, 13 SEP 1979 ]

Bertha Ask Rites At First Lutheran Tuesday, September 4

Funeral services for Mrs. Bertha Ask, 95, formerly of Osage, were held
September 4 at the First Lutheran Church in St. Ansgar. Mrs. Ask died
September 1 at the Good Samaritan Center in St. Ansgar, where she had resided
since 1969.

The Rev. Stephen Engelstad pastor, officiated. Burial was in the church
cemetery.

Bertha Marie Rossum was born September 19, 1883, in Mitchell County, the
daughter of Torger and Martha Bentestuen Rossum.

Wilhelm Bernhardt Ask and Bertha Rossum were married November 29, 1904.
They established their home west of Osage, where they farmed until retiring
to Osage in 1943. She was a member of the First Lutheran church in
St. Ansgar.

Surviving are two sons and one daughter, all of Osage, Truman, Manville, and
Mrs. Myrtle Seeber, eight grandchildren, also 15 great grandchildren and
three step great grandchildren.

Preceding her in death were her husband, her parents, two sisters and three
brothers.

Research Credit: Kermit Kittleson

 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Torger Larssen Rossum (1840 - 1920)
  Martha Aschens Iversdatter Rossum (1847 - 1920)
 
 Spouse:
  Whilhelm Bernard Ask (1881 - 1951)
 
 Children:
  Truman Odell Ask (1906 - 1998)*
  Myrtle Ovedia Ask Seeber (1907 - 1983)*
  Manvil Galen Ask (1912 - 2005)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
First Lutheran Cemetery
Saint Ansgar
Mitchell County
Iowa, USA
 
Created by: Roll
Record added: Nov 10, 2008
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Bertha Marie <i>Rossum</i> Ask
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