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Axel E "Ackie" Edwardson
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Birth: Feb. 7, 1897
Galesburg
Knox County
Illinois, USA
Death: Aug. 1, 1965
Galesburg
Knox County
Illinois, USA

Axel E (Ackie) Edwardson, 68, of 1058 Lombard St., died Sunday 1 Aug 1965 at 10 pm at his home. He had been ill several years. He was a former member of the Galesburg Police Department, serving 20 years and 4 months.
Funeral services were held at Kimber and West Chapel. Burial was in the Knoxville Cemetery.
Mr. Edwardson was born on 7 Feb 1897 in Galesburg, where he was a lifelong resident. He attended Galesburg public schools. He was married to Alta Means in 1923 at Knoxville. He was a member of the First Lutheran Church, Alpha Masonic Lodge, and the American Legion. He was a Navy veteran of World War 1.
He is survived by his widow; two sons, William of Alpha and Kenneth of Galesburg; a daughter, Mrs. John (Rosemary) Yeager of Oneida; two brothers: Carl of Mendota and Ernest of East Peoria; a sister, Mrs. Warren (Edna) Champion of Peoria; and nine grandchildren. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Alta Means Edwardson (1901 - 1975)
 
 Children:
  Kenneth E Edwardson (1927 - 1999)*
  Rosemary A Edwardson Yeager (1930 - 1997)*
  William Edwardson (1932 - 2001)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
WW Vet
 
Burial:
Knoxville Cemetery
Knoxville
Knox County
Illinois, USA
Plot: Sect. 7, Row 46
GPS (lat/lon): 40.9161, -90.28404
 
Maintained by: Tom and Nancy Gawthrop
Originally Created by: Florence
Record added: May 23, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 5475265
Axel E Ackie Edwardson
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Axel E Ackie Edwardson
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Axel E Ackie Edwardson
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 Added: Jan. 20, 2008
 
 
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