|Birth: ||Apr. 14, 1870|
Aust-Agder fylke, Norway
|Death: ||Feb. 1, 1941|
Los Angeles County
A former Milwaukeean who spent 45 years in Japan as a missionary, Mrs. Hannah Christensen Aurell, 70, will be buried in Forest Home cemetery Thursday following services at 3 p m at the Voth & Anderson chapel, 2427 W National av.
Mrs. Aurell died Saturday in North Hollywood, Calif., where she and her husband, Karl, had lived since he was pensioned a year ago. Mr. Aurell, also a missionary, was in charge of the main mission of the American Bible society in Tokyo. The two were married in that country.
Born in Risor, Norway, Mrs. Aurell was brought to Milwaukee as a child of 2 and lived here until she was sent abroad 20 years later.
Besides her husband, she is survived by five sons, Werner [sic], a lieutenant in the army; Alvin, New York; Paul, Phoenix, Ariz.; George, Tulsa, Okla., and James, who is with the National City Bank of New York in Shanghai, China; two daughters, Henrietta, Libertyville, Ill., and Alice, Chicago, and a sister, Mrs. Engel Thorsen, and a brother, Christ Christensen, both of Milwaukee.
Karl Emanuel Aurell (1869 - 1956)*
Forest Home Cemetery
Created by: mds
Record added: May 10, 2011
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