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Leonard Henry Ahrendsen
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Birth: Dec. 20, 1893
Jones County
Iowa, USA
Death: Mar. 15, 1977
Anamosa
Jones County
Iowa, USA

SOURCE: THE MIDLAND TIMES....MARCH 25, 1977....PAGE3
Leonard H. Ahrendsen, 83, of Wyoming died Tuesday, March15, at Anamosa Community Hospital.
Masonic services were held Thursday evening at 7:30 p.m.in Hayden Funeral Home. Services were held Friday, March 18that 1:30 p.m.in the Methodist Church. Burial was in the Wyoming Cemetery with the American Legion conducting graveside services.
Mr. Ahrendsen was born Dec. 20, 1893 to Hans and Dorothea Rohwedder Ahrendsen. He attended rural schools and Cedar Rapids Business College.
Alta Johnson became his bride on May 15, 1918. They lived most of their lives in the Wyoming area.
Leonard was a member of the Methodist Church, Keystone Masonic Lodge #206, American Legion Post #259, and Eagles. He was also a WWI veteran.
Surviving are a daughter, Mrs. James (Betty) Conrad of Georgia; 3 grandchildren; 3 great grandchildren; 2 brothers, Carl of Olin and Arthur of Wyoming; and a sister, Mrs. Dean (Anita) Sarby of Olin.
He was preceded in death by his wife, parents, 1 brother and 2 sisters. 
 
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 Parents:
  Hans Christian Ahrendsen (1866 - 1908)
  Dorathea Margaretha Rohwedder Ahrendsen (1871 - 1944)
 
 Spouse:
  Alta Jeanette Johnson Ahrendsen (1900 - 1965)
 
 Siblings:
  Margaret C Ahrendsen Starry (1892 - 1976)*
  Leonard Henry Ahrendsen (1893 - 1977)
  Hilda Augusta Ahrendsen Ingwersen (1895 - 1959)*
  Carl Vertus Ahrendsen (1896 - 1983)*
  Hans Lorenz Ahrendsen (1900 - 1975)*
  Arthur B. Ahrendsen (1903 - 2001)*
  Anita Magdelene Ahrendsen Sarby (1906 - 1978)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Wyoming Cemetery
Wyoming
Jones County
Iowa, USA
 
Created by: Sharon Lindbloom
Record added: Apr 08, 2013
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Leonard Henry Ahrendsen
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