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Earnst Oscar Strong
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Birth: Feb. 2, 1884
Norfolk
Madison County
Nebraska, USA
Death: Oct. 26, 1960
Norfolk
Madison County
Nebraska, USA

Mr. Strong was born Feb 2, 1890, near Norfolk, the son of Mr. and Mrs. Hiram Strong. He lived a number of years on a farm south of Norfolk and after the death of his parents moved to his present place at the end of South Fourth Street.
He is survived by one daughter, Mrs. Stella Davis, Smithfield, VA; several grandchildren; four brothers, Frank, Norfolk, Clarence and William, O'Neill and Thomas of Oklahoma, and one sister, Mrs. Orville Leu,{Coila Mulvina (STRONG}Leu Tilden. He was preceded in death by his wife Maud { Colfack ) Leu


Obituary; Norfolk Daily News, 10/27/1960, page 1; "NORFOLK MAN CRUSHED TO DEATH IN TWO-TRUCK CRASH, Earnest Strong, 80, Norfolk, was crushed to death about 2:20 p.m. Wednesday 10/26 in a two-truck crash at a county road intersection 10 miles south of Norfolk on the South First Street road.
Strong's pickup truck collided with a Gerhold Concrete Products Co. truck loaded with about three cubic yards of wet cement and driven by Harold R. Ryan, 219 Monroe Ave. Ryan and his son, John, 5, escaped with cuts and bruises.
Strong was traveling north and Ryan was making a right turn after traveling east. Reuben Gall, Madison farmer, was the first person to reach the scene of the fatal accident, which was investigated by State Trooper Charles Howell, Norfolk, and Deputy Sheriff Jim Drahots, Madison.
The accident increased the 1960 highway death toll to 27 in the 19 county area served by the State Patrol from Norfolk headquarters, compared to 46 a year ago. This was Madison County's fifth highway death of this year.
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NOTE NOT SURE WHAT CEMETERY HE IS BURIED


 
 
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 Parents:
  Hiram Robert Strong (1849 - 1939)
  Mary Etta Young Strong (1858 - 1933)
 
 Spouse:
  Maud Verna Colfack Strong (1907 - 1929)*
 
 Children:
  Stella May Strong Davis (1925 - 1990)*
 
 Siblings:
  Charles Strong (1876 - 1919)*
  Arthur W Strong (1877 - 1961)*
  Clarence Archie Strong (1880 - 1969)*
  Earnst Oscar Strong (1884 - 1960)
  Coila Mulvina Strong Schilousky (1886 - 1970)*
  Robert Ellen Strong (1890 - 1955)*
  Ada V. Strong Seefus (1890 - 1940)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Prospect Hill Cemetery
Norfolk
Madison County
Nebraska, USA
 
Created by: Daniel Strong
Record added: Feb 22, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 105680189
Earnst Oscar Strong
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Earnst Daughter Stella Davis Find a Grave Memorial ID 101621843 R.I.P.
- Daniel Strong
 Added: Aug. 4, 2014
 
 
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