|Birth: ||May 5, 1915|
|Death: ||Oct. 28, 2008|
Ellen Catherine Abraham age 93 of Tyler passed away on Tuesday, October 28, 2008 at the Tyler Health Care Center.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Tyler.
Interment is in the Arco Cemetery.
Ellen Catherine Abraham was born May 5, 1915 in Marshfield Township near Tyler, Minnesota to Herman and Clara (Ruppert) Kohler. She was baptized and confirmed at St. Dionysius Catholic Church in Tyler. She attended District 24 School and Arco High School for one year. On October 29, 1936 she was united in marriage to Ted Keaton in Santa Monica, California. Ellen moved back to the Tyler area in 1946 and married Lawrence Abraham on May 3, 1951. The couple settled on a farm near Arco. In 1981, they moved into Tyler and on November 13, 1990 Lawrence passed away. Ellen continued to live in Tyler ever since Lawrence's death.
Ellen was a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church in Tyler, Arco Senior Citizens, and Arco Neighborhood Center. She enjoyed doing crafts, knitting, sewing, reading, embroidering, and cleaning house.
Ellen is survived by her children: Marlyse Roper of Beaufort, SC, Gloria Doubler of Walnut Grove, and Darla Hoffer of St. Louis Park; grandchildren: Robert, Randall, and Richard Roper, Bryan Berg, Brenda Doubler, and Shannon Dunnum; great-grandchildren: Ryan, Robbie, Nicki, Eric, Lauren, Rick, Kelsey, Mason, Westyn, and Wyatt; siblings: Cecilia Dubbledee of Tyler, Betty Schmidt of Sioux Falls, SD, and Leo Kohler of Tyler. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband Lawrence; brother Ervin Kohler, and sisters: Thelma Dye, Margaret Skjong, and Leona Prosch.
Lawrence L Abraham (1912 - 1990)*
Arco City Cemetery
Created by: Peggy
Record added: Jun 19, 2011
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