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Leona Gertrude Schoenberg Aiken
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Birth: Sep. 19, 1913
Benedict
McLean County
North Dakota, USA
Death: Feb. 21, 1998
Minot
Ward County
North Dakota, USA

Leona G. Aiken, 84, 305-8th Ave., NE, formerly of the Benedict area, died Saturday, Feb. 21, 1998, in a Minot care center.

She was born Sept. 19, 1913, near Benedict to Albert and Mary Schoenberg. She was raised in the Benedict and Underwood areas and attended school in Benedict. She worked for various families in the Velva area. She married George Aiken June 15, 1932, in Benedict. They lived in Chicago and St. Paul, Minn., before returning to Benedict to farm. They moved to Minot in 1952 where they worked on the Thompson Dairy Farm. She was employed in the housekeeping and laundry department of Trinity Medical Center for 20 years. She retired as supervisor of the laundry department in 1978. Her husband died Oct. 6, 1976. She had lived in the Karen and Ron Byre Foster Home and the Edgewood Vista Retirement Homes before entering Trinity Nursing Home, Minot, In August 1997.

She was a member of the Southside Church of the Nazarene, Minot. She served as a trustee, steward and Sunday school secretary.

Survivors: daughters, Irene Cassidy, Rapid City S.D., Loretta Elliott, League City, Texas, Donna Mock, Minot, Leola Buri, Puyallup, Wash.; 11 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; one great-great-granddaughter; sisters, Alvina Buetow, St. Paul, Laura Krueger of Benedict; brothers, Harlow and Sylvester "Sally" Minot, Irvin, Vancouver, Wash.

Funeral: Wednesday at 2:p.m. in First Church of the Nazarene, Minot.
Burial: Sunset Memorial Gardens Minot.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Albert R. Schoenberg (1883 - 1949)
  Mary Edith Umback Schoenberg (1888 - 1954)
 
 Sibling:
  Lillian Mae Edith Schoenberg Emly (1907 - 1945)*
  Leona Gertrude Schoenberg Aiken (1913 - 1998)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Sunset Memorial Gardens
Minot
Ward County
North Dakota, USA
 
Created by: Herb Schwede
Record added: Nov 07, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 100357918
Leona Gertrude <i>Schoenberg</i> Aiken
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