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Elsworth M. Iverson
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Birth: Sep. 10, 1913
Clay County
South Dakota, USA
Death: Nov. 20, 2008
Tazewell County
Illinois, USA

PEORIA, IL - Elsworth M. Iverson, 95, of Peoria died at 9:45 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 20, 2008, at Hopedale Medical Complex in Hopedale, IL.

He was born Sept. 10, 1913, in Meckling, S.D., a son of Martin and Anniea Paulson Iverson. He married Hattie V. Bowker on Nov. 25, 1937, in Peoria. She died April 6, 2006, in Peoria.

Surviving are one brother, Elwood (Vi) Iverson of Haywarden, Iowa; several nieces and nephews; great-nieces and great-nephews; and great-great-nieces and great-great-nephews.

Elsworth worked for Caterpillar Inc., retiring as a service manager.

He graduated in 1936 from Augustana College in Sioux Falls, S.D., where he played football.

He was active in the Boy Scouts.

Elsworth was a member of Bradley Epworth United Methodist Church and was chairman of various church committees.

Memorial services will be at 3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 29, 2008, at The Wilton Mortuary. The Rev. David Bultemeier and the Rev. Tom Eckhardt will officiate. Visitation will be one hour before services Saturday at the mortuary. Cremation was accorded.

Memorials may be made to Bradley Epworth United Methodist Church or Peoria Rescue Mission.

Published in the Peoria Journal Star on 11/26/2008
Family links: 
  Martin I Iverson (1886 - 1962)
  Anniea C Iverson (1896 - 1981)
  Elsworth M. Iverson (1913 - 2008)
  Laurel A Iverson (1918 - 1976)*
  Elwood Iverson (1921 - 2015)*
  Martin I Iverson (1924 - 1985)*
*Calculated relationship
Cremated, Location of ashes is unknown.
Created by: Jeanette
Record added: Dec 03, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 31925099
Elsworth M. Iverson
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