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Ethel Florence Burt Anderberg
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Birth: Dec. 20, 1877
Armstrong
Emmet County
Iowa, USA
Death: Aug. 19, 1968
Armstrong
Emmet County
Iowa, USA

The following obit, though very well done, has a mistake in it. It says that Ethel was born in Kossuth County, IA. Ethel was born in Emmet Co., IA according to a letter written by her father in 1927.

Obituary-

Rites of Mrs. Anderberg Tomorrow

Funeral services for Mrs. Ethel [Florence] Anderberg, 90, of Armstrong, will be held Wednesday at the Presbyterian Church in Armstrong. Family services will begin at 1:30 p.m. and public services will be at 2 p.m.

Rev. Ellis Gasser will officiate.

Mrs. Anderson died at 3:40 a.m. Monday [August 19, 1968] at the Valley-Vue Nursing Home in Armstrong. Cause of death was infirmities of advanced age.

She was born Dec. 20, 1877, on a farm in Kossuth County, the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Peter Burt. She received her education in Armstrong schools and attended Iowa State College at Ames.

Mrs. Anderberg taught in rural Kossuth and Emmet County schools, and from 1908 until 1912, ran a millinery shop in Armstrong.

She was married Dec. 29, 1909, to Martin Anderberg at her parents' home near Armstrong.

The Anderbergs farmed from 1912 to 1917, after which they moved to Armstrong, where Mr. Anderberg was engaged in a feed and seed business.

Mrs. Anderberg was accepted into the Order of Easter Star in 1904. She held all offices and was made worthy matron in 1927.

She was a member of the Presbyterian Church in Armstrong.

Mrs. Anderberg was active in Red Cross Work during World War I, and in 4-H work, study clubs, and Presbyterian women's organization as long as her health permitted.

She is survived by one sister, Mrs. John Christopher of Grand Rapids, Min., nieces and nephews.

Her husband, parents, and five brothers preceded her in death.

Burial will be at Armstrong Grove Cemetery.

Friends may call at the Slaba-Reese Funeral Home in Armstrong until noon Wednesday.

(Estherville Daily News, Estherville, IA, August 20, 1968)

 
 
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 Parents:
  Peter Hutchison Burt (1847 - 1939)
  Anna Eliza Davis Burt (1855 - 1909)
 
 Spouse:
  Martin Anderberg (1880 - 1960)
 
 Siblings:
  Ethel Florence Burt Anderberg (1877 - 1968)
  George Vernon Burt (1880 - 1966)*
  Roy Alva Burt (1882 - 1966)*
  Annie Eliza Burt Christopher (1886 - 1971)*
  Joseph D Burt (1890 - 1949)*
  Allan D Burt (1891 - 1959)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Armstrong Grove Cemetery
Armstrong
Emmet County
Iowa, USA
 
Maintained by: Nathan Haines
Originally Created by: KaryLou
Record added: Jul 28, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 39999522
Ethel Florence <i>Burt</i> Anderberg
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Ethel Florence <i>Burt</i> Anderberg
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 Added: Mar. 19, 2010
 
 
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