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Martha Dorothy Petersen Josephsen
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Birth: Jan. 10, 1893
Shelby County
Iowa, USA
Death: Nov. 28, 1960
Atlantic
Cass County
Iowa, USA

Mrs. Carl Josephsen, 67, passed away Monday evening at the Atlantic Memorial Hospital, where she had been a patient since Saturday for treatment for pneumonia and a heart condition. Martha Petersen Josephsen was born January 10, 1893 in Shelby County, the daughter of Anton and Anna Petersen, and was married to Carl Josephsen in 1915. They farmed east of Exira until moving to Anita in 1950 and resided at 912 W. Main St.

She is survived by her husband; two sons, Richard and Robert Josephsen of Exira; six grandchildren; two brothers, Anton Petersen of Atlantic and Arthur Petersen of Anita. She was preceded in death by her parents, five sisters, three brothers and two grandchildren. Funeral services will be held Thursday afternoon at 2 o'clock at the Exira Christian Church. The Rev. Loren Works of Audubon w ill officiate. Interment will be in the Exira cemetery. –Anita Tribune, December 1, 1960

-added by Andrew Smith 
 
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 Parents:
  Anton Petersen (1861 - 1936)
  Anna Dorthea Smith Petersen (1858 - 1925)
 
 Spouse:
  Carl Wilhelm Josephsen (1889 - 1974)*
 
 Children:
  Richard Erval Josephsen (1917 - 1981)*
  Robert Lowel Josephsen (1921 - 1992)*
 
 Siblings:
  Christina Marie Petersen Nelson (1880 - 1951)*
  Mary Elizabeth Petersen Salmonsen (1880 - 1953)*
  Peter Nikalie Petersen (1885 - 1949)*
  Hans Jurgen Petersen (1887 - 1954)*
  Andrew Peter Petersen (1888 - 1959)*
  Anna Dorthea Petersen Josephsen (1889 - 1944)*
  Martha Dorothy Petersen Josephsen (1893 - 1960)
  Lena K. Petersen Jensen (1895 - 1959)*
  Arthur Smith Petersen (1897 - 1985)*
  Clara Venor Petersen (1899 - 1918)*
  Anton C Petersen (1903 - 1977)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Exira Cemetery
Exira
Audubon County
Iowa, USA
 
Created by: Smith
Record added: Jul 22, 2010
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Martha Dorothy <i>Petersen</i> Josephsen
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 Added: Jul. 22, 2010
 
 
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