|Birth: ||Nov. 7, 1908|
|Death: ||Jun. 24, 1946|
Rock Springs Daily Rocket, Jun 26, 1946
Injuries Prove Fatal for E-Plane Miner
Elmer Nyel Madsen, 37, of 1275 Lowell avenue, Rock Springs, died at 11:45 p.m. Monday in Wyoming General hospital from injuries incurred in an accident in No. 11 mine of the Union Pacific Coal company at E-Plane.
Madsen was injured June 20 when struck by a fall of rock while at work in 10 south entry in the mine. He had been taken to the hospital immediately following the accident.
Born Nov. 7, 1908, in Bramwell, Idaho, Madsen had been a resident of this community for the past 10 years.
He is survived by his widow, Isabelle, of Superior, and six sisters, mrs. August Bakka of Rock Springs; Mrs. Jack Orwig of Venice, Calif.; Mrs. R.N. O’Neill, Las Vegas, Nev.; Mrs. C. Baxter, Grand Junction, Colo.; and Mrs. Earl Holmes and Alice Madsen of Los Angeles, Calif.
The body is at Rogan mortuary pending date for funeral services which will be conducted by Bishop Lyman Fearn for the L.D.S. church in Rock Springs. Burial will be in Mountain View cemetery.
Rock Springs Miner, Jun 30, 1946
ELMER NYEL MADSEN
Funeral services for Elmer Nyel Madsen, (unreadable) street, who died last Monday night at Wyoming General hospital, were held (unreadable) afternoon at (unreadable) chapel in Rock Springs (unreadable) Fearn conducted the (unreadable) burial was in Mountain View cemetery.
Madsen was (unreadable) when he was (unreadable) fall of rock, while at work for the Union Pacific Coal company’s No. (unreadable) mine at E-Plane. He died from the injuries incurred from the accident.
Elmer Madsen was born Nov. 7, 1908, in Bran(unreadable) and had resided in the community for the past ten years. He is survived by his widow, (unreadable) of Superior, six sisters, Mrs. (unreadable) of Rock Springs, (unreadable), of Venice, Calif.; Mrs. (unreadable) O’Neill, Las Vegas, Nev.; Mrs. (unreadable) Baxter, Grand Junction, Colo.; and Mrs. (unreadable) Madsen of Los Angeles.
Rock Springs Cemetery
Created by: Angela Cable
Record added: May 09, 2011
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