|Birth: ||Nov. 22, 1915|
South Dakota, USA
|Death: ||Aug. 24, 2011|
Marie L. Eklund, age 95, passed away Wednesday, August 24, 2011, at Jennie Edmundson. She was born in Beresford, S.D., on November 22, 1915. She graduated from the University of South Dakota and taught school for many years in South Dakota, and also served as an Elementary School Librarian. She was united in marriage to Arthur Eklund and they raised four children. Arthur passed away in 1984 after 47 years of marriage. Marie was also preceded in death by her parents, 3 sisters, and son-in-law, Dick Tannahill.
Survivors include daughters, Arlene Tannahill, of Council Bluffs, Jean Gepson, of Omaha, Neb., Carol Glover, of Omaha; son, Dennis Eklund, of Fort Pierce, Fla.; 8 grandchildren, 5 greatgrandchildren; and nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be Monday, 12 p.m. (Noon) to 1 p.m., at the Dalesburg Lutheran Church in South Dakota, followed by funeral services at the church at 1 p.m. Interment will be in Dalesburg Lutheran Cemetery, Clay County, South Dakota. Memorials are suggested to the church or the charity of your choice.
Memorials are suggested to Dalesburg Lutheran Church, 30595 University Road, Vermillion, SD, 57069, or to the charity of your choice.
Visitation will be Monday from 12 to 1 p.m. at Dalesburg Lutheran Church in Vermillion, South Dakota
Funeral service with be Monday at 1 p.m. at Dalesburg Lutheran Church in Vermillion, South Dakota.
Burial will be at Dalesburg Lutheran Cemetery, Clay County, South Dakota
Obituary & Photo are from the Cutler-O'Neill-Meyer-Woodring Funeral Homes
Arthur Bernard Eklund (1914 - 1984)*
Dalesburg Lutheran Cemetery
South Dakota, USA
Created by: Memories 4 ever
Record added: Aug 25, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 75482474
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