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Ida Sophia Erickson Borseth
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Birth: Sep. 28, 1891
Death: Jun. 1, 1944

Decorah Public Opinion, Decorah, Winneshiek, Iowa 7 Jun 1944

Ida Sophia Borseth, 52, of Springfield township, died Thursday, June 1, after being ill with pneumonia for eleven days.
Funeral services were held on MOnday at the Winneshiek Cooperative Burial Association and at First Lutheran Church, Rev. T.A. Hoff officiating. Burial was in the Lutheran cemetery.
Pallbearers were Alex Dahlen, Arthur Stevens, Arthur Evenrude {Evenrud], Arthur Severson, Henry Nerlie, and Roy Smith.
Ida Sophia Erickson was born in Glenwood townhip [Winneshiek county, Iowa] Sept. 28, 1891, the daughter of Edward, deceased, 1928, and Sarah A. Erickson, living. She moved to her home in Springfield township; five miles from Decorah, in 1918. On Feb. 13, 1918, she married Carl E. Borseth, who survives.
Mr. & Mrs. Borseth were the parents of six children, Sadie, Norman, Clifford, Merle, and Stanley, all of Decorah, and Mrs. Melvin (Arla) Brown of Rockford, Iowa, who survive. One don Donald Franklin, died in infancy. Also surviving is one sister, Bertina Erickson of Decorah.
Flower girls were Lilian Petersoon, Arlene Sweet, Rose Rosenthal, and Vivian Loven.
Relatives who attended from a distance were Mrs. Alta Hanson of Eldorado, Mr. & Mrs. Melvin Loven, Mr. and Mrs. Roy Loven, Mr. and Mrs. John Loven, Mr. and Mrs. Louis Borseth, Mr. and Mrs. Melvin Moe, Mr. and Mrs. Selmer Moe, all of Waukon, Mr. and Mrs. Elmer White, Mr. and Mrs. Christ Rosvold, and Mr. and Mrs. Emil Borseth of Cresco.


She & Carl had 7 children: Sadie Marlys (1920-), Arla Mae (1921-), Norman Oscar (1923-), Clifford Edward (1925-83), Merle Orlando (1927-78), Stanley Ardell (1931-), & Donald Wayne (1932-). 
 
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 Parents:
  Edward Erickson (1855 - 1927)
  Sigrid Loven Erickson (1861 - 1953)
 
 Spouse:
  Carl Edward Borseth (1884 - 1952)*
 
 Children:
  Sadie BORSETH WARD (1920 - 2008)*
  Clifford Edward Borseth (1925 - 1983)*
  Merle Orlando Borseth (1927 - 1978)*
 
 Sibling:
  Bertina J Erickson (1887 - 1964)*
  Ida Sophia Erickson Borseth (1891 - 1944)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Lutheran Cemetery
Decorah
Winneshiek County
Iowa, USA
 
Created by: sep780
Record added: Mar 04, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 25049440
Ida Sophia <i>Erickson</i> Borseth
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Ida Sophia <i>Erickson</i> Borseth
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