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Bernhard M "Ben" Algard
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Birth: Feb. 17, 1905
Greycliff
Sweet Grass County
Montana, USA
Death: Feb. 10, 1970
Pocatello
Bannock County
Idaho, USA

Bernhard, "Ben" Algard, 64, 1134 Yellowstone, died early today at St. Anthony community Hospital following a brief illness.

He was born Feb. 17, 1905 at Grey Cliff, Mont., to Albert and Gemalia Egeland Algard.

He married Katherine Greefe, May 11, 1929 at Ottertail, Minn. The family lived at Sheridan, Wyo. for 23 years, where he was employed as an engineer. They later lived at Billings, Mont. for two years, where he worked as maintenance engineer at the Deaconess Hospital. They moved to Pocatello four years ago. He was employed at the St. Anthony Community Hospital as a maintenance engineer.

His hobbies were fishing.

Mr. Algard was a veteran of World War II, serving as a corpsman in the U.S. Navy.

He is survived besides his widow, by a son, Lorenz Algard, Portland, Ore., a daughter, Mrs. Clarence W. (Marilyn) Koch, Pocatello, three brothers, Arthur Algard and Sam Algard, both of Big Timber, Mont., and Hans Algard, Helena, Mont.; six sisters, Mrs. Gladys Aalgaard; Gudrun Hoiland and Marie Algard, all of Big Timber, Mont., Esther Boe, Lavina, Mont., Ruth Mauer and Olga Perschillo, both of Billings, Mont., his stepfather, Gust Stenberg, Big Timber, Mont.; and eight grandchildren.

He was a member of the Grace Lutheran Church and the American Legion Post.

Funeral Services are under the direction of the Henderson Funeral Home. 
 
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 Parents:
  Albert B Aalgaard (1880 - 1926)
  Gemalia Tobine Egeland Stenberg (1883 - 1963)
 
 Spouse:
  Katherine M Algard (1895 - 1992)*
 
 Children:
  Lorenz Albert Algard (1933 - 2012)*
 
 Siblings:
  Bernhard M Algard (1905 - 1970)
  Samuel George Algard (1907 - 1995)*
  Gladys Aalgaard (1909 - 2001)*
  Gudrun Marie Aalgaard Hoiland (1912 - 1996)*
  Arthur G Algard (1914 - 1990)*
  Marie Algard (1917 - 2004)*
  Ruth Algard (1919 - 1992)*
  Esther Algard Boe (1921 - 2004)*
  Hans Harold Algard (1926 - 2014)*
  Olga Stenberg Perschillo (1929 - 1975)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling

HA1, US NAVY, World War II.
 
Burial:
Willamette National Cemetery
Portland
Multnomah County
Oregon, USA
Plot: L, 0, 353
 
Maintained by: Melody
Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Offi...
Record added: Feb 25, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 269549
Bernhard M Ben Algard
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Bernhard M Ben Algard
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 Added: Oct. 10, 2010
 
 
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