May 7, 1903 Lakefield Jackson County Minnesota, USA
Feb. 7, 1966 Groton Brown County South Dakota, USA
GROTON - Services for Mrs. Oliver (Mary) Belden, 62, will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at the Emanuel Lutheran Church here. Mrs. Belden died Monday at St. Luke's Hospital in Aberdeen.
The Rev. Diedrik Nelson will officiate and burial will be in the Groton Union Cemetery.
Mrs. Belden was born May 7, 1903, at Lakefield, Minn. to Peter and Dena Amelia (Ludvickson) Osterman. She had lived in the Groton area since 1912, and was married to Oliver Belden, March 19, 1930.
Survivors include her husband; one step son, Gerald Osterman, Groton; two grandchildren, five brothers, Fritz Osterman, Anaheim Calif.; Hans Osterman, Lake City; George and Claude Osterman both of Aberdeen; and Arthur Osterman, Edentown, N.J.; two sisters, Mrs. Laura Smith, Aberdeen; and Mrs. Dorothy Bokelheide, Mansfield; one half sister, Signa Greer, Warden, Ill. She was preceded in death by one brother.
Funeral arrangements are under the direction of the Ackerson Funeral Home in Groton.