|Birth: ||Dec. 11, 1919|
|Death: ||Dec. 29, 1983|
Ramona was the daughter of Henrik and Othilda Severtson Opheim. She grew up in Hills, Minnesota and graduated from Augustana College, Sioux Falls, South Dakota. Ramona taught at Ramona and Harrisburg, South Dakota and in Albert Lea, Minnesota before marrying Clarence.
Ramona devoted her life to parish ministry and music education. Ramona loved music and taught piano, voice, various instruments and conducted choirs for children and adults in each of the communities where she lived. Clarence and Ramona served Lutheran churches for 33 years in Minnesota and Canada.
Clarence and Ramona had five children: Henrik, Carl, Ruth, Esther and Susan (adopted).
Henrik Opheim (1888 - 1959)
Alma OTHILDA Severtson Opheim (1889 - 1977)
Clarence Marvin Cherland (1919 - 1978)*
Ramona Arla Opheim Cherland (1919 - 1983)
Milton Henrik Opheim (1922 - 1995)*
Odean Gerhard Opheim (1927 - 1990)*
They served pastorates of the Lutheran Christian Church for 33 years at the following: Cass Lake, Karlstad, MN; Winnipeg, MAN., Estevan, SASK., Calgary, ALBERTA, CANADA
Love God - Love Neighbor as Self
And He (Jesus) said to them all
If any man will come after me
Let him deny himself
And take up his cross daily
And follow me Luke 9:23
Created by: DHoffstedt
Record added: Mar 15, 2009
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