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Ida Erickson Borgeson
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Birth: Apr. 13, 1881
Skåne län, Sweden
Death: May 4, 1957
Cherokee
Cherokee County
Iowa, USA

Obit: Ida Erickson Borgeson, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Andrew Erickson, was born April 13, 1881, in Skene, Sweden, and died in Cherokee, Iowa, on Saturday, May 4, 1957, after long illness. She was baptized and confirmed in the Lutheran Church of Sweden. She married Emil Borgeson April 18, 1904, in the Emmanuel Lutheran Church, Hartford, Connecticut. The couple had six children. The family made their home in Connecticut and North Dakota and then moved to Iowa. They lived on farms near Washta and Pierson. Prior to moving to Cherokee in 1945 they lived on a farm in Grand Meadow Township for 12 years. Mrs. Borgeson was a member of Bethlehem Lutheran Church. Preceding her in death were her parents, her sisters and a daughter, Mrs. Ernest (Mildred) Oberg, who died October 8, 1940. Survivors include her husband Emil; one son, Walter Borgeson of Pierson; four daughters, Mrs. Henry (Edith) Schipper of Aurelia; Mrs. Max (Irene) Vannorsdel of Washta; Marion Borgeson at home and Mrs. Gerhardt (Helen) Braunschweig of Aurelia; 14 grandchildren and one great grandchild. Funeral services were held from Bethlehem Lutheran Church on May 7 with Rev. Walter E. Lack officiating. Burial followed in Grand Meadow Cemetery under direction of Boothby Funeral Home, Cherokee.
 
 
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 Spouse:
  Emil Borgeson (1876 - 1965)
 
 Children:
  Edith Lillian Borgeson Schipper (1916 - 2000)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Grand Meadow Cemetery
Washta
Cherokee County
Iowa, USA
 
Created by: JMeister
Record added: Nov 13, 2009
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Ida <i>Erickson</i> Borgeson
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