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Signe Mathilda Elton Alfson
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Birth: Jul. 25, 1897
Fillmore County
Minnesota, USA
Death: Mar. 31, 1996
Fillmore County
Minnesota, USA

Signe Alfson--Harmony
Post Bulletin, Rochester, MN--04/02/1996

HARMONY--The funeral for Signe Alfson will be 2 p.m. Wednesday at Greenfield Lutheran Church in Harmony, with the Revs. Jon and Ann Sorum co-officiating. Burial will be in Greenfield Cemetery.

Mrs. Alfson, 98, of Harmony, a retired restaurant cook, died Sunday (March 31, 1996) at Harmony Community Nursing Home.

Signe Elton was born July 25, 1897, in Fillmore County. On November 23, 1921, she married Clarence Alfson of Harmony and they farmed in the area. They later moved into Harmony and Mrs. Alfson was a cook at several restaurants for many years. Her husband died in 1973.

Survivors include a son, Morris Sr. of Harmony; two daughters, Joyce Bremseth of Preston and Ruth Ihns of Harmony; eight grandchildren; 26 great-grandchildren; 18 great-great-grandchildren; and a sister, Evelyn Anderson of International Falls, Minn. She was preceded in death by two sons, 11 brothers, three grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

Friends may call from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. today at Lindstrom Funeral Home in Harmony.@et
 
 
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 Parents:
  Martin A Elton (1870 - 1960)
  Sarah M Matson Elton (1872 - 1938)
 
 Spouse:
  Clarence Helmer Alfson (1896 - 1973)*
 
 Children:
  Robert E Alfson (1922 - 1957)*
  James Leonard Alfson (1925 - 1946)*
  Morris Talbert Alfson (1926 - 1999)*
 
 Siblings:
  Elmer M Elton (1893 - 1893)*
  Bennie L Elton (1894 - 1969)*
  Adolph Melvin Elton (1896 - 1980)*
  Signe Mathilda Elton Alfson (1897 - 1996)
  Alfred Gelman Elton (1898 - 1963)*
  Arnold Elton (1902 - 1979)*
  Marvin Leonard Elton (1904 - 1994)*
  Clarence Clinton Elton (1905 - 1981)*
  Alvin Elton (1907 - 1995)*
  Lester M Elton (1909 - 1925)*
  Tillman M Elton (1911 - 1925)*
  Evelyn Rosena Elton Anderson (1912 - 2005)*
  Cliffe Elton (1914 - 1993)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Greenfield Cemetery
Harmony
Fillmore County
Minnesota, USA
 
Created by: Darcy Kvam
Record added: Aug 21, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 75278619
Signe Mathilda <i>Elton</i> Alfson
Added by: Darcy Kvam
 
Signe Mathilda <i>Elton</i> Alfson
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