|Birth: ||Jul. 10, 1899|
|Death: ||Mar. 11, 1955|
Orland Register, Monday, 14 March 1955:
Art Askeland Service Held Here Today
Funeral services will be held this afternoon at two at the Orland First Lutheran church for Arthur Askeland, resident of Orland for the past 41 years. Askeland died at his home northwest of Orland, where he had lived since coming to Orland, Friday after an illness extending many months.
Art Askeland was born in Roseau, Minn., on July 10, 1889, but came to Orland in 1914 with his parents and graduated from the Orland schools. For years he was a member of the force of Johansen & Sons. Askeland was active in many civic affairs, being the first president of the Orland Junior Chamber of Commerce formed in the twenties; active member of the Orland Golf Club and one of the founders of the Orland Miniature Golf Course in Orland in the late twenties. He was one of the leaders in the Orland Boosters Club during the thirties.
Askeland is survived by one sister, Mrs. Synneva Ulberg, Redding, four brothers, Severin, Norval and Herman of Orland and Irving of Tulare, five nieces and five nephews.
Pastor Johannes Hoifjeld will be in charge of the service today with burial in the Odd Fellows cemetery. - Transcribed by E.
Nils H. Askeland (1858 - 1936)
Carrie Rue Askeland (1865 - 1949)
Severin Askeland (1895 - 1974)*
Herman A. Askeland (1897 - 1962)*
Arthur Askeland (1899 - 1955)
Orland IOOF Cemetery
Plot: Grave 2, Lot 59, Section 1
Created by: A Canon
Record added: Nov 13, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 44295138
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