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Alta Means Edwardson
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Birth: Apr. 19, 1901
Knoxville
Knox County
Illinois, USA
Death: Nov. 29, 1975
Galesburg
Knox County
Illinois, USA

Mrs. Axel Edwardson, 74, of 170 S. West St., Galesburg, died Saturday 29 Nov 1975 at 10:06 am at Cottage Hospital. The former Alta Means, daughter of Addison and Emily (Peterson) Means, was born 19 Apr 1901 in Knoxville. She married Axel Edwardson in Knoxville on 28 June 1923. He died in 1965.
Mrs. Edwardson was a member of Faith United Methodist Church. Surviving are two sons, Kenneth of Lake Bracken and William of Alpha; a daughter, Mrs. John (Rosemary) Yeager, Galesburg, 12 grandchildren, and a sister, Mrs. Viola Frew, Godfrey.
Funeral was held at Hinchliff-Pearson-West Chapel, Galesburg. Burial was in Knoxville Cemetery. Memorials may be made to Faith United Methodist Church. 
 
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 Parents:
  Addison Means (1862 - 1903)
  Emily Peterson Means (1865 - 1941)
 
 Spouse:
  Axel E Edwardson (1897 - 1965)*
 
 Children:
  Kenneth E Edwardson (1927 - 1999)*
  Rosemary A Edwardson Yeager (1930 - 1997)*
  William Edwardson (1932 - 2001)*
 
 Siblings:
  Roy Emert Means (1885 - 1939)*
  Viola L Means Frew (1890 - 1979)*
  Sara Belle Means Dredge (1892 - 1972)*
  Pansye Mae Means Straub (1896 - 1975)*
  Frances M Means Wadham (1898 - 1954)*
  Alta Means Edwardson (1901 - 1975)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Knoxville Cemetery
Knoxville
Knox County
Illinois, USA
Plot: Sect. 7, Row 46
GPS (lat/lon): 40.91611, -90.28404
 
Maintained by: Tom and Nancy Gawthrop
Originally Created by: Florence
Record added: May 23, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 5475267
Alta <i>Means</i> Edwardson
Added by: Florence
 
Alta <i>Means</i> Edwardson
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 Added: Jan. 20, 2008
 
 
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