|Birth: ||Sep. 20, 1900|
|Death: ||Jun. 23, 1988|
Meta Madson, 87, Dassel, died June 23, 1988 at the Meeker County Memorial Hospital, Litchfield.
Services were conducted June 26 at Gethsemane Lutheran Church, Dassel, with the Rev. Lanny Westphal officiating. Vernon Brown was soloist and Mrs. Florine Osness was the organist.
Pallbearers were Tom Nelson, Tom Richards, Lennart Nielsen, Hilding Holmgren, Orvin Bollin and Clifford Johnson. Interment was in Arndahl Lutheran Church Cemetery, Grove City.
Meta C. Madsen was born Sept. 22, 1900, in Orsted, Fyen, Denmark. Her parents were Jorgen and Ane Madsen.
She came to the U.S.A. with her mother and two brothers in 1909 and settled in Meeker county.
She graduated from Litchfield High School in 1918 and from Litchfield Normal Teachers Training in 1919.
She taught school in rural Meeker county for five years prior to marriage.
She was married to Theodore C. Madson Aug. 24, 1924, at her stepparents' home. Following marriage they farmed in the Rosendale area until 1943, when they moved to a farm north of Dassel and in 1978 into the Village of Dassel.
She was baptized in Denmark, confirmed at Arndahl Lutheran and since moving to Dassel, was a member of Gethsemane Lutheran Church.
Survivors include two children, Milo of Dassel and Margaret Bollin of Santa Rosa, Calif.; six grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren, and a brother, Raymond Anderson of Litchfield.
She was preceded in death by her husband, parents and two brothers.
Ane Nielsen Anderson (1873 - 1911)
Theodore Christian Madson (1903 - 1982)*
Margaret Joann Madson Bollin (1925 - 2006)*
Jens Madson (1899 - 1972)*
Meta Christine Madsen Madson (1900 - 1988)
Arndahl Lutheran Cemetery
Created by: Cicely Stewart
Record added: Jul 01, 2009
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