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Lauretta Sophie Pederson Eggers
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Birth: Aug. 12, 1906
Hartington
Cedar County
Nebraska, USA
Death: Jun. 5, 1972
Creighton
Knox County
Nebraska, USA

Mrs. Lauretta Eggers
66, Passes June 5

Funeral services for Mrs. Lauretta Eggers, 66, of Creighton, who died Monday, June 5 at Lundberg Memorial Hospital, were conducted Thursday morning at Hengstler's Chapel with the Rev. John Reid officiating. Burial was in Greenwood Cemetery.

Mrs. Eggers underwent surgery May 30 and death was caused by a heart attack.

Lauretta Pederson was born to Minnie and Bernt Pederson on April 12, 1906 at Hartington. She attended rural school in South Dakota.

She married Arthur F. Eggers October 2, 1930 at Mitchell, S.D. Two sons and one daughter were born to them.

They lived in South Dakota until moving to Nebraska in 1935, where they farmed. They operated a hardware store in Center from 1955 to 1962.

Mrs. Eggers was a member of the Center Congregational Church and the Women's Fellowship.

Surviving are her three children, Keith of Creighton, James A. and Mrs. Rex (Gladys) Risinger of Center; nine grandchildren; two brothers, Leonard and Elmer Pederson of Winner, S.D. and three sisters, Mrs. Robert (Sylvia) Long of Witten, S.D., Mrs. Thomas (Mildred) ...rest of the obit is missing.
...The Creighton News 8 June 1972

* The missing sister info from the obit should be: and three sisters, Mrs. Robert (Sylvia) Long of Witten, S.D., Mrs. Thomas (Mildred) Danaher of (?) and Mrs. Francis (Helen) Kidwiler of (?). 
 
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 Parents:
  Bernt Pederson (1866 - 1937)
  Minnie Caspers Pederson (1872 - 1942)
 
 Spouse:
  Arthur Frank Eggers (1899 - 1961)
 
 Children:
  Keith Robert Eggers (1941 - 2003)*
 
 Siblings:
  Leonard Alfred Pederson (1890 - 1972)*
  Nellie Pauline Pederson Hamilton (1892 - 1944)*
  Bertha M Pederson (1895 - 1908)*
  Ingvol Johannes Pederson (1897 - 1965)*
  Elmer Torsten Pederson (1900 - 1993)*
  Lauretta Sophie Pederson Eggers (1906 - 1972)
  Sylvia Bertha Pederson Long (1908 - 2007)*
  Mildred Viola Pederson Danaher (1915 - 1991)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Special thanks to Gayle Nneuhaus (#47075564) for transcribing and contributing the Obituary to Lauretta's Memorial (01/23/2014).
 
Burial:
Greenwood Cemetery
Creighton
Knox County
Nebraska, USA
 
Created by: Terri Burris
Record added: Apr 20, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 88854069
Lauretta Sophie <i>Pederson</i> Eggers
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